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Old November 9, 2012, 01:38 PM   #16
darkgael
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2700j or 2000j... You need substantial cartridge in order to get that energy at 100 yards. None of the pistol cartridges mentioned for lever gun use will do.
The .444 will as will the .45-70. Not the .357, not the .44 magnum, not even the .30-30.
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