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The Best pistol

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Unread 12-19-2004, 09:31 AM
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The Best pistol

For long Range shots ,on Whitetail deer?
What Caliber??
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    Unread 12-19-2004, 12:41 PM
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    Re: The Best pistol

    Welcome to the board.

    For long range deer hunting with a specialty handgun, the 6.5mm caliber is very hard to beat with a case like the 284 or WSM driving the 140 and heavier bullets.

    Good Shooting!!!

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    Unread 12-19-2004, 07:37 PM
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    Re: The Best pistol

    XP 100 7-08 284 or a 300 WSM would be my choises
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    Unread 12-19-2004, 10:59 PM
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    Re: The Best pistol

    What do you consider LR shots on deer with a specialty handgun?
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