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hunting savage



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PostSubject: Rifle to Rifle    Rifle to Rifle  EmptyJuly 5th 2019, 9:52 pm

Say 50 calibers CVA inline to a CVA Hawkens  shooting a lee real bullet of say 250 gr with a charge of 100 gr with a 209 primmer. Now are both a 200 yard or 250 yard gun I believe they would be  what your say Slap fight
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PostSubject: Re: Rifle to Rifle    Rifle to Rifle  EmptyJuly 5th 2019, 10:03 pm

No.

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PostSubject: Re: Rifle to Rifle    Rifle to Rifle  EmptyJuly 5th 2019, 10:05 pm

No.

I was using 245Gr. XTP shot a Deer at 150 yards and that was pushing it.

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PostSubject: Re: Rifle to Rifle    Rifle to Rifle  EmptyToday at 12:05 am

209 won't fit standard sidelock nipple, not sure if the hammer will pop a 209; no firing pin or bump.
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PostSubject: Re: Rifle to Rifle    Rifle to Rifle  EmptyToday at 1:37 am

There are several different brands of special nipples to let you shoot 209's in a sidelock . Pedersoli makes one that works great I have both my Pedersoli Kodiak double rifles converted to them . Have never had a failure to fire since converting to them .

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CVA 50 cal Mountain Rifle         Pedersoli Quigley 45/70          Pedratti  45/90  sharps                             
CVA 50 cal Mountain Pistol        Pedersoli Quigley 45/120        Lyman Great Plains 54 cal Flintlock
2 CVA 45 cal  Kentucky Rifles    Pedersoli Kodiak Safari 72 cal  Pietta 1858 Remington New Army 44 cal
Cabelas 58 cal Hawken             Colt Navy 36 cal                     Pietta 1863 Remington pocket rev 31 cal
Pedersoli Kodiak 58 cal             CVA 58 Cal. Mountain Rifle      Classic Arms Co 44 Cal New Orleans Ace
CVA 45 Cal Derringer               TC Renegade 54cal                 Navy Arms Co. Pietta 12 gauge double
Pedersoli 12 gauge double        Traditions Crockett 32 cal        2 Traditions Mountain Rifles 50 cal
Pietta 1851 Conf Navy 44
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Firestick

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PostSubject: Re: Rifle to Rifle    Rifle to Rifle  EmptyToday at 5:31 am

If the combo of YOU, THE RIFLE and THE LOAD can keep em all in the kill zone I suppose, yes. 200 yards is a long way with open sights and a brick of flying lead at low speed. I have no doubt it will penetrate and leave a good hole but I doubt the average hunter/rifle shot can do it on demand. ESPECIALLY in the FIELD.
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Mofish



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PostSubject: Re: Rifle to Rifle    Rifle to Rifle  EmptyToday at 10:38 am

Shooting with that recipe is not really a thing that should be done. Chances are even if you hit an animal, you will only wound it. Anything at that distance is just a crap shoot with a muzzleloader.
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