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What's your caliber of choice, for coyotes?

 
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Old 01-09-2011, 01:33 PM
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Re: What's your caliber of choice, for coyotes?

22. LR with Hollow-Point Shells (Makes more damage).
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Old 01-12-2011, 10:50 PM
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Re: What's your caliber of choice, for coyotes?

Theres a reason the .22-250 is the "varmint" caliber all others are compared to. Its my go to gun.

.308 comes in handy for high pressure areas where they like to give you the 400+ yard hairy eyeball though.
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Old 02-22-2011, 02:23 AM
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Re: What's your caliber of choice, for coyotes?

Been a fan of the 22-250 for a long time but went with a fairly light 6ppc this year. Acurracy is well above par of course. Mine is a 1-14 twist shilen select match 22" some where around a magnum sporter contour on a savage action. Norma brass and 55gr. Nosler BT with IMR 8208 has been a great load!! Shoulders, chest, end for end it works. Killed em out at a little over 200yds. One male did stand up then collapsed. Except for end for end shots it always exits but never hardly any bigger then it goes in so pelt damage is minimal!!
Really lacks the ballistics of the hot 22's though!
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Old 02-22-2011, 11:17 AM
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Re: What's your caliber of choice, for coyotes?

So far, i have been real happy with my Remington R15 in 223. My most accurate load has been a 40 grain V Max, 3/4 inch groups at 100 yds. I know that is lighter than most shoot, but no runners so far. Longest shot though was ranged at 212 yds and it just tipped him right over.
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Old 02-22-2011, 05:05 PM
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Re: What's your caliber of choice, for coyotes?

Bushmaster O.R.C in .223 53gr Hornady Superformance. Twisting up some 52gr A-Max's for next year.


Top: Savage 10FP 40gr V-max and 52gr SMK.


Bottom: Stevens 200 .223 62gr TSX and 55gr SGK's

Bottom: 6x45 70gr SMK's and 70gr SBK's


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Old 02-22-2011, 05:17 PM
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Re: What's your caliber of choice, for coyotes?

Tikka T3 in 6.5X55 SE.
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Old 02-23-2011, 09:15 PM
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257 Roberts Improved 100gr Sierra Game King good groups and deadly......
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