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Old 03-13-2017, 05:07 AM
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Old 03-17-2017, 09:24 PM
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I killed one last week with a,22 LR at about 90 yds. Just put it in the right place
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Old 03-18-2017, 03:01 AM
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I killed one last week with a,22 LR at about 90 yds. Just put it in the right place
Where was 'the right place'?
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Old 03-18-2017, 08:38 AM
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Weve established the fact that if u shoot it in the right place it's bang flop. Ive trapped a lot of coyotes, and even at point blank a 22 isn't enough when shooting in the heart/lungs of course they will die but it may take 30 seconds or even a minute . U know how far a yote can run in just 10 seconds?
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Old 03-19-2017, 12:16 PM
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I killed one last week with a,22 LR at about 90 yds. Just put it in the right place
The one where u had to chase it down to shoot it in the head?
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Old 03-20-2017, 07:18 PM
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Well did you shoot ant yet?
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Old 03-23-2017, 04:11 PM
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I have killed deer with 22 LR before, but I don't hunt deer with them. Just because a small gun will kill something doesn't mean it is the best to use. I have leaned the old saying is very true, All Ways Use Enough Gun. You want a good clean fast kill, you do not want the target to suffer.
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Old 03-23-2017, 05:23 PM
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Purchased a Ruger American In 22 MAG with threaded barrel. Having trouble getting my FFL dealer to get an FFL copy to Whittaker so they can ship it. Not sure what the holdup is and may have to do it myself (pick up FFL copy and fax it on my fax machine).
A friend has several boxes of Federal 22 Mag ammo with the 50 gr bullets. All that have tried them said "poor accuracy" but I won't need MOA accuracy for 60 yard heart/lung shots. My suppressor is said to be ok w/ 22 mag Rimfire in a rifle barrel so I'm going to try it. Weeds and brush is starting to leaf out so time for clearer shots in the woods is dwindling!
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Try the hornady 30 gr vmax in the 22 magnum. Fox and yotes inside of 50 to 75 yards don't stand a chance. Right behind the shoulder.
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Ruger American (#8335) is finally in my hands. Anxious to clean factory lube off/out of the bore, screw on the can and get it scoped and ready for coyote elimination! This short run model has a threaded 'heavy' barrel and green stock. Pics soon.
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I killed one with a 22LR. Nocked her down then head shot drt
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I killed one with a 22LR. Nocked her down then head shot drt
If you had to chase it down to shoot it again then it was not DRT. An adequate caliber to begin with is more humane and sportsmanlike.
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If you put one of these in your 10/22 like I did it will help you make more consistent head shots.

http://forum.gon.com/showthread.php?t=895862

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