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Old September 6, 2013, 03:18 PM   #19
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I guess I misread his post, so in fact the generalization was pointed at 22s as a whole as being unsuited for anything but coyotes.

Oh! nein you didn't!

this 200LB buck didn't seem to think he was too big for a 55grain bullet with horrible ballistic coefficient at 225 yards.

BTW, at 225 yards, this 223 ammo is going about 200 FPS slower than the muzzle velocity of a 5.7 so theoretically, given bullets with decent velocity and BC(for a 22) the 5.7 should make a passable deer cartridge at least within muzzle loader ranges.
ignore my complete lack of capitalization. I still have no problem correcting your grammar.
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