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Montana Buck meets nosler LRAB

 
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Old 11-11-2013, 03:04 PM
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lots of time looking for bucks this year, son took one, wife took a little whitetail buck,,

this morning was out watching rutting bucks shove each other and chase does,,

was watching this buck for a 1/2 hour, out on some hard accesible state land, decided good enough for me for what I have seen,
about a mile stalk presented a 390 yard hard quartering away shot
7saum shooting the nosler 168 LRAB at 2950 muzzle velocity
off side shoulder completely destroyed, no bullet to recover


1.5 hour drag, and home time, good eats in the future
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Old 11-11-2013, 04:09 PM
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Re: Montana Buck meets nosler LRAB

Nice job! Congrats on a beautiful deer.
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Old 11-12-2013, 03:08 PM
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Re: Montana Buck meets nosler LRAB

Nice buck, looks like earned it.
That would be my bullet of choice in my SAUM if we could get them over here. So will be using the standard AB 160grn I think.

What powder you using?
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Old 11-15-2013, 01:05 AM
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Re: Montana Buck meets nosler LRAB

Congrats. were the other deer shot with the lrab as well. If so how did they work on them? Thanks
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Old 11-15-2013, 02:37 PM
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Re: Montana Buck meets nosler LRAB

Congratulations and nice buck!!!! Thanks for taking the time to post results.....and congrats to the rest of the family!

What was the shape of the exit hole?
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Old 11-16-2013, 06:55 AM
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Re: Montana Buck meets nosler LRAB

Good buck! So, how do you like the performance of the Nosler LRAB? Is this the first kill with it? How's the accuracy?
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Old 11-16-2013, 09:07 AM
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Re: Montana Buck meets nosler LRAB

exit hole 50 cent piece size, ragged oblong hole,

so far the bullet shoots .5 moa pretty easy out to 800 yards, need to find some more critters, went thru a whitetail doe broad side thru ribs, broke ribs both sides, 50 cent size hole off side,,,
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