Energy

Discussion in 'Long Range Hunting & Shooting' started by Red Neck, Dec 21, 2001.

  1. Red Neck

    Red Neck Member

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    Does a .30 cal bullet with 600 foot pounds of energy have a enough power to kill a Texas White Tail with a shot in the boiler room. I have droped numerus white tails out to 200 yards with my ruger M77 22 Hornet and that only has about 750 foot pounds at the muzzle.(legal were I hunt)

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  2. p dog shooter

    p dog shooter Well-Known Member

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    Yep. sure does.