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9/22/2017 12:11:25 AM
Posted: 9/13/2005 8:43:34 PM EDT
If i were to hunt Deer with my AR rifle what would be my best choice of ammo to go with?
Link Posted: 9/13/2005 9:01:25 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/13/2005 9:05:46 PM EDT by r4nger]
I would definately load my own but thats just me.

I think its kitty and...I forgot the other guys name but they shoot hogs with Q313a. Seems to me that if they will take down a hog...I'm pretty sure a deer wouldn't be too hard. Probably not the ideal gun but I know ALOT of people do it.
Link Posted: 9/13/2005 11:48:35 PM EDT
Well if you're going to eat the deer, you definitely don't want to use Q3131A, unless you like a little lead in your diet. Get a round that doesn't tumble and fragment like a hollowpoint round.
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 12:48:10 AM EDT
I'm assuming a 223 upper? then 64 gr power points from winchester. Thye have a good rep with deer.

I would strongly suggest using a deer round like a 308 instead of a varmit round.
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 6:01:31 AM EDT
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 10:28:23 AM EDT
I would recommend the 64 gr Win Power Point, the 60 gr Nosler Partitian, or the Barnes X bullet.

Pick your shot and shoot till it's down. Should only need one or maybe two shots.

Here in NC the min Cal is .24
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