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Posted: 2/13/2006 6:15:32 PM EDT
I was wondering if you folks could help me out. I love the Ar and I want to purchase one to recreational shoot and to hunt with on occasion. I thought about going with the 7.62 X 39mm upper but some have told me these rounds are not good for an ar style rifle. I am not stuck on that caliber but I cannot afford an AR-10 and the availabilty of the X39 ammo is great. Any info would be appreciated thanks.
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I just was unsure about the knockdown of the 223 if I took it to the woods.
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[Last Edit: 2/13/2006 6:21:03 PM EDT by Stickman]
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Link Posted: 2/13/2006 6:36:51 PM EDT
I think I will probably order the 223 anyway. But I may research this hunting thing a little more and I may order another upper for it later on down the road. I hunt in the georgia swamps so knockdown is an issue. If you have to track the animal you may loose it. I have killed deer with the 223 before so I know it can do it but my faith is limited. Thanks for the input guys.
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