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What is you longest kill with the 308win?

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Unread 03-20-2009, 06:53 PM
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Re: What is you longest kill with the 308win?

Same bullet,they are both .30 cal. I used the 168 gr amax.
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    I don't hunt big game with a .308 Win but you surely could. Using a 168g bullet your limited to about 800 yards max due to energy left at that distance. We hunt a few chucks long range with it. We've killed chucks out to 1000 yards with a .308 Win. We mostly use 168g A-max and out to 600 yards the chucks damn near implode. Your range estimation and drop chart need to be dead on with this caliber as muzzle velocity is normally only around 2700 fps and bullets drop quckly the further out you go.
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    Re: What is you longest kill with the 308win?

    My longest with the 308 was a whitetail doe, 495 yards, moly coated 165 grain Nosler Ballistic Tip.



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    Re: What is you longest kill with the 308win?

    my wife shot a cow elk 545 yds, 180 accubond, soda cans 1000 yds.
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    Re: What is you longest kill with the 308win?

    P-dog 920,coyote 728, Elk 503 yards
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    320 yards........White Tail Deer........Savage 10FP........168 grain Federal Premium Vital Shok........Remington, Virginia.........corn field.

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    Re: What is you longest kill with the 308win?

    red hind @ 514m, 168g amax at 2650 from a 20" custom rem 700 with moderator,leupold m3 3.5 to 10 by 40 .
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