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Old November 24, 2011, 04:38 PM   #1
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22-250 Doe Kill

I shot a doe Tuesday with my 22-250 using Sierra 52s. Here in the TX Hill Country the deer are small. She weighed about 70 lbs. I was surprised to see how big the exit wound was. I had never killed a 50+ pound animal with the 22-250 before and it dropped her stone dead on the spot. She was under the feeder at 100 yds.
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Old November 24, 2011, 04:40 PM   #2
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Old November 24, 2011, 09:02 PM   #3
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my friend shot a coyote at about 75 yards with a .22-250. Nearly cut it in half...
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Old November 25, 2011, 08:50 PM   #4
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I used to use our Sako 22-250 for "doe days" every year. Probably killed 5 or 6 without needing a second shot.
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