Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Hunting > Backpack Hunting


Reply

.22LR pistols for pack in side arm opinions?

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #22  
Old 06-25-2012, 04:02 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 17
Re: .22LR pistols for pack in side arm opinions?

I used to carry a single six and really liked it but wanted a MKII so I sold that and bought a MKII with the 5 inch bull barrel and have never regretted that decision. I have ran just about every type of ammo through it and never had it malfunction due to the ammo not having enough power to cycle it. Once it gets dirty it starts to malfunction and yes the tear down and assembly takes a little to get used to, ok sometimes a lot depending on your mood and time.

Aside from that I carry a 4" Redhawk in 44 mag when I worry about bears.
Reply With Quote
  #23  
Old 07-20-2012, 09:40 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 27
Re: .22LR pistols for pack in side arm opinions?

A .22LR would be good with some CCI snake shot. I prefer to carry my .357 on my hunts with me though. Ruger GP100. .38 specials are a great alternative if worried about the recoil of a .357

I have seen bears out while hunting and would rather trust my wheelgun throwing the .357's than the .38's though.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads for: .22LR pistols for pack in side arm opinions?
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
.22lr opinions wanted RockyMtnMT Coyote Hunting - From 10 Yards to over 1,000 Yards 17 07-12-2012 07:50 PM
AccuBonds vs Ballistic Tips - side by side comparisons slickyboyboo Reloading 7 12-18-2010 04:30 PM
Leica 1600 v. Swaro side my side eddybo Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 11 11-17-2010 08:52 AM
$89.95 external frame pack.... Opinions? dreaminofAK Backpack Hunting 6 07-14-2009 09:12 PM
mounting two spotting scopes side by side as binoculars locotrician Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 4 01-18-2009 12:05 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:26 AM.


Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC