Ian M....deer eratacation.loads

Discussion in 'Reloading' started by BillLarson, Feb 19, 2005.

  1. BillLarson

    BillLarson Well-Known Member

    Mar 1, 2003
    Ian,Do you have any short range .243 whitetail deer loads...??? head and chest....
  2. Ian M

    Ian M Well-Known Member

    May 3, 2001
    Many years ago I did a lot of deer killing with a little Rem. 760 pump and the best performing ammo was factory Winchester 100 grain Power Points. Brings back some interesting memories of shooting deer from a Bell 206 chopper with that little rifle. One of the best "runs" resulted in nine dead deer in well under a minute - got pretty frantic but I had spare clips loaded and the pilot was incredible. Another great hunting bullet is the 95 Nosler partition, used to use 4831 because it was cheap.