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Old June 12, 2018, 07:30 PM   #1
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Barnes Vortx 225gr 44mag

This ammo is listed as 225 grain 1145 fps with 655 ftlbs energy. What would be your maximum distance with this with a 7.5 inch 44 mag on a deer?
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Old June 14, 2018, 01:30 PM   #2
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I wouldn't use that load unless I had no other options. Not enough energy, imo and there are a lot of other loads making more energy
If no other options, 25 yards would be about my max range
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Old June 16, 2018, 06:02 PM   #3
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With that load? 25 yards.

When I use a 225 grn for deer it is an FTX @ 1500 FPS or so from my 7 1/2 SBH.
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