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    RT2506 replied to the thread 30-30 loading 180 grain.
    125 Speer TNT for coyotes and 125 Nosler Ballistic Tip for deer. The TNT opens up pretty quickly but at 30-30 velocity the BT is really...
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    RT2506 replied to the thread Light loaded FMJ for squirrels?.
    Illegal to use FMJ in TN so never tried it. Did try using a 45 cal muzzle loader with 40 grs FFG black powder with a patched round ball...
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    RT2506 replied to the thread 30-30 loading 180 grain.
    If you want to SMOKE deer size game with the 30-30 load you up some 125 gr. Nosler Ballistic Tips with (work up to it) 32.5 grs H322 ...
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    RT2506 replied to the thread My budget .264 WM ....
    If you can find any give Retumbo a try and might want to go with CCI 250 mag primers. Also if you have some or can get them free from...
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    RT2506 replied to the thread Fire formed load vs virgin load.
    You will never know until you run it in your rifle. I have had it make no difference and then again I have had it make a HUGE difference...
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    The old saying "H-4831 and the 270 Win go together like apple pie and ice cream" has been true for me over the years.
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    RT2506 replied to the thread Home Defense ARs?.
    I have never heard of shooting with your eyes shut but it would be basically point shooting which is something good to learn. Have you...
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    RT2506 replied to the thread ELD-X and ABLR.
    There is a fellow over on the specialty handgun forum that goes by WVhitman. He has killed more game with specialty pistols, rifle...
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    RT2506 reacted to djfergus's post in the thread Sucker for 6.5s with Like Like.
    Do I have your permission to send this to Barbra Mandrell and see if she could do something with it, LOL 😂
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    RT2506 replied to the thread Load Advise For 308 Win.
    I get a smile on my face when I hear the words "knock down power". If a bullet had the power to knock an animal etc. down it would do...
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    RT2506 replied to the thread Thickest 30-06 brass?.
    For me any of the military 06 cases are the thickest and same with 308. I started shooting surplus WWII and Korean era ammo back in 1970...
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    RT2506 replied to the thread Home Defense ARs?.
    No two situations are the same. In my life time I have seen some mighty strange things happen in shooting situations. I have witnessed...
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    RT2506 replied to the thread Sucker for 6.5s.
    I was a sucker for 6.5 before 6.5 was cool. WOW! That would make a good country song. My first 6.5 that I fell in love with was 6.5x55...
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    Mostly I use Mag primers with ball powders. I do use CCI 400 and Winchester SR with some 223 loads using ball powders with no problems...
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    52 grs H4831 with 115/117 gr bullets is a standard load for 25-06 that shoots great in most rifles. 49 grs IMR 4350 with 115 to 120s is...
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