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Hunting SD with a 7 MAG ?

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Unread 07-09-2011, 07:47 AM
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Hunting SD with a 7 MAG ?

My oldest Brother is going to SD for Mule Deer and Antelope, will the 150 gr bullets be ok
without doing major distruction to the chest areas?
Keith Sage.
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Unread 07-09-2011, 06:07 PM
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Re: Hunting SD with a 7 MAG ?

Plenty of gun. Damage to animal is based on where you hit him. Shoulder shot will mess up a lot where heart lung shot will work fine.
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Unread 07-13-2011, 03:49 PM
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Re: Hunting SD with a 7 MAG ?

Which bullet is he shooting? Any 150 will work well on the Mule Deer out of the 7 but Antelope aren't very big or heavy boned at all so I'd stick to a non-bonded type bullet such as the Hornady SST or others unless he's going to shoot it through the shoulders. Just my 2 cents.
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