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The .25-06 and .25-06 Improved By J.C. Munnell

 
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Old 05-08-2012, 09:48 PM
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Re: The .25-06 and .25-06 Improved By J.C. Munnell

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I just ordered the Savage 111 Long Range Hunter in 25-06. Will be about 6wks delivery. I don't re-load so I'll be shooting factory loads, any suggestions?
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Old 09-30-2012, 09:05 AM
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Re: The .25-06 and .25-06 Improved By J.C. Munnell

i have a couple of 25/06s my favorite is Rem 40x topped with Nightforce 12x42BR on top of it i shoot Nos.85BTs with Rx 19 awsome one hole groups @ 200yds Groundhogs do not survive out to 800+ yds great gun!!!!
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Re: The .25-06 and .25-06 Improved By J.C. Munnell

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I use Federal Fusions in the 120 grain. I have killed mule deer out to 500 yards with them. They are devastating! They also shoot 3/4" groups out of my Ruger m77 stainless.
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Re: The .25-06 and .25-06 Improved By J.C. Munnell

Styled,

Tell me about the barrel on your Cooper .26-06 AI. I am curious what kind of barrel does well with the Berger 115s.

What powder and primers do you use with the heavy bullets. Have you tried MagPro, Ramshot Magnum or VV N-560?
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Old 01-29-2013, 10:24 AM
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Re: The .25-06 and .25-06 Improved By J.C. Munnell

most of you guys were sleeping thru the movie
the articule was not about heavy bullets nor killing large game
it was about lighter bullets killing varmints
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Old 07-31-2014, 12:31 AM
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Re: The .25-06 and .25-06 Improved By J.C. Munnell

My relation to the subject is my favorite 25,is my pet the 25 Gibbs,living in Yukon and allowing for some long shots for caribou and black bears and sheep.At 5.3 lbs with a 4.5 x14 Leopuld I have taken caribou out to 883 mtrs with a 85 Nos BT,Rifle was my old worn out 270 M77.Black bear don't have a clue where and why their dead.A little on the light side for the rest of the game here besides wolf and coyote.Any way that my input
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