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Offline Wacenturion

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Re: Your Bear rifle, bow or ML for 2017
« Reply #15 on: August 26, 2017, 11:00:15 AM »
Nedd to get this out of the safe.....think it would work just fine :chuckle:

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Re: Your Bear rifle, bow or ML for 2017
« Reply #16 on: August 26, 2017, 03:12:59 PM »
I'll be using my ruger m77 7mm mag with 160 gr nosler partions. Very accurate combo with stopping power.

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Re: Your Bear rifle, bow or ML for 2017
« Reply #17 on: August 26, 2017, 03:39:05 PM »
I'm committed to using either my 338/375 Ruger Striker or the 480 Ruger to hunt with this year. Fortunately I have plenty of meat in the freezer left over from last year. :chuckle:



260gr Hammer Hunters at 2730 fps from the 338 mean that anything inside of any reasonable rifle range (and some not so reasonable ranges) will hit the ground. The 480 is good for everything inside of 75 yards.

Who needs a rifle......
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Re: Your Bear rifle, bow or ML for 2017
« Reply #18 on: August 26, 2017, 06:07:04 PM »
That Stryker just looks wicked.
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Your Bear rifle, bow or ML for 2017
« Reply #19 on: August 26, 2017, 06:36:26 PM »
Mega Maten (.308) Ready for my bear hunt. Deer and elk with my Hoyt.


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Re: Your Bear rifle, bow or ML for 2017
« Reply #20 on: August 26, 2017, 09:19:38 PM »
This is mine- Winchester Model 70, .300 win mag

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Re: Your Bear rifle, bow or ML for 2017
« Reply #21 on: August 27, 2017, 07:13:05 AM »
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Re: Your Bear rifle, bow or ML for 2017
« Reply #22 on: August 27, 2017, 09:00:24 AM »
as long as I keep hunting the re-prod for bears it will be a 44 mag lever rifle

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Re: Your Bear rifle, bow or ML for 2017
« Reply #23 on: August 27, 2017, 09:07:54 AM »
@Stalkin Prey

Nice...I to will be toting a 308. :tup:

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Re: Your Bear rifle, bow or ML for 2017
« Reply #24 on: August 27, 2017, 09:20:20 AM »
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Re: Your Bear rifle, bow or ML for 2017
« Reply #25 on: August 27, 2017, 09:57:29 AM »
May try old school this year for bear and elk with a neat Savage 99-358 Winchester I recently scored from the Cabelas gun library. Just depends on how it shoots.

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Re: Your Bear rifle, bow or ML for 2017
« Reply #26 on: August 27, 2017, 06:35:34 PM »
I'm toting a 6.8 spc ii with an 18" triad barrel from ARP.

Has only taken deer so far but this year that will change.








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Re: Your Bear rifle, bow or ML for 2017
« Reply #27 on: August 27, 2017, 07:02:34 PM »
May try old school this year for bear and elk with a neat Savage 99-358 Winchester I recently scored from the Cabelas gun library. Just depends on how it shoots.
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Re: Your Bear rifle, bow or ML for 2017
« Reply #28 on: August 29, 2017, 02:00:54 PM »
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Re: Your Bear rifle, bow or ML for 2017
« Reply #29 on: August 30, 2017, 09:13:55 AM »
700 .308 as usual.

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