Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


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

Turkey Hunting Techniques For Turkey Hunting


Reply

Turkeys with .243?

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #15  
Old 02-25-2014, 06:15 PM
Gold Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Near Napoleon,MI
Posts: 997
Re: Turkeys with .243?

A $15 tag for a single bird. I have bought tags many times and never got one. The season is very short. Only allowed to shoot a male in spring and female in fall here in MI. So far I think it is a lot cheaper buying turkey at Wholefoods...
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 02-27-2014, 08:16 PM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Iowa
Posts: 253
Re: Turkeys with .243?

This is easy shoot Sierra's 90gr Full Metal Jacket as I have shot many a Pheasant with my 6mm Rem and body shots, just leaves a hole like you shoved a pencil through them. I have shot a few with big game bullets & it ruins meat, & varmint bullets destroy the bird. I always figured if I can shoot a Pheasant at 250 yds I can hit a Deer at 500. Practice Practice
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 03-30-2014, 08:08 PM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: West Texas
Posts: 220
Re: Turkeys with .243?

Got a 2fer one time with a 223 at 125 yards. One through the head and the other through the body with a fmj. Lot of fun.
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 04-02-2014, 08:57 PM
Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Posts: 45
Re: Turkeys with .243?

my oldtimer hunting buddy shot a 6pt one year with his 243 turned around and a turkey was standing there watching blasted him too we had deer and 3/4 turkey that year for thanksgiving
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Current Poll
Do you archery hunt for elk?
YES - 32.50%
78 Votes
NO - 50.42%
121 Votes
Not yet, but I plan to. - 17.08%
41 Votes
Total Votes: 240
You may not vote on this poll.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:29 PM.


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