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#7097607 - 11/21/12 11:34 AM Re: New Hunting Gun! [Re: 1minute]
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Originally Posted By: 1minute
A great white tail cartridge/rifle, but one needs another rifle for coyotes.


No worries, I have a .223 for them as well, I'll probably use it most of the time for Yotes. But if I'm setup where shots might get long, I'll use the 6mm.

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#7099415 - 11/21/12 08:13 PM Re: New Hunting Gun! [Re: Xs247]
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And it would be totally inadequate should one go after mule deer. Now one has a reason to make another purchase.
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#7099480 - 11/21/12 08:37 PM Re: New Hunting Gun! [Re: 1minute]
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Originally Posted By: 1minute
And it would be totally inadequate should one go after mule deer. Now one has a reason to make another purchase.


You're kidding, right?

I mean, we all need another rifle, but a 6mm will kill a mulie dead.


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#7101194 - 11/22/12 11:31 AM Re: New Hunting Gun! [Re: Pharmseller]
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I mean, we all need another rifle, but a 6mm will kill a mulie dead.


Absolutely not! One needs at least a 7 mm. Just ask my wife.
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#7103122 - 11/23/12 05:34 AM Re: New Hunting Gun! [Re: 1minute]
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Originally Posted By: 1minute
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I mean, we all need another rifle, but a 6mm will kill a mulie dead.


Absolutely not! One needs at least a 7 mm. Just ask my wife.


That's funny, I always thought that you needed a 6mm for coyotes, a .270 for whitetails, a 30-06 for mule deer, a .300 Mag(pick one) for elk.....aren't these rounds game specific? Don't tell me I've been acquiring rifles needlessly for game I plan to hunt in the future....


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#7105754 - 11/23/12 08:38 PM Re: New Hunting Gun! [Re: CowboyTim]
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While we may disagree slightly, I think you are on the right track there.
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