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Old 11-14-2013, 10:47 PM
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Long Range Accubond Recovered

I took this coues buck on Monday morning right at 500 yards.

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I was shooting my new 300 Win Mag with Noslers new 210 grn Long Range Accubond. The bullet liked being pushed hard with my best groups at a muzzle velocity of 2860 fps. At 500 yards the velocity should have been around 2250 fps. The buck was quartered to me, I hit him right behind the shoulder, the bullet broke a few ribs, traveled about 2 ft through the bucks body and stopped just inside the hide of his opposite hind quarter. Below is a pic of the recovered bullet. Good looking mushroom with the solid base holding the bullet together. Weight of the bullet is 103 grn so approximately 50% weight retention.

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Old 11-14-2013, 10:53 PM
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Re: Long Range Accubond Recovered

Awesome! Thanks for sharing. I was wondering how the 210s would hold up. From the sounds of things, they are a rapidly expanding bullet.

Did you post that on cwt.com as well?

Outstanding buck
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Old 11-15-2013, 12:56 AM
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Re: Long Range Accubond Recovered

Congrats on a really nice looking coues buck. I am glad you put the info on the bullet up. We are having a discussion on this bullet right now. Thanks
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Old 11-15-2013, 09:52 AM
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Re: Long Range Accubond Recovered

That is a GREAT Coues buck. Nice job. Bullet definitely expanded. Good pics. Bruce
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Old 11-15-2013, 02:22 PM
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Re: Long Range Accubond Recovered

Great buck and congratulations!!!! Outstanding.

Thanks for taking the time to post real world hunting results with the 210. That's about what I would have expecting from this bullet. Great performance for this job! Good selection+great shot=EXCELLENT hunt.
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Old 11-15-2013, 09:59 PM
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Re: Long Range Accubond Recovered

Nice deer... and shot!
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Old 11-15-2013, 10:55 PM
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Re: Long Range Accubond Recovered

Awesome buck and great shot! Thank you for posting.
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