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#5706941 - 04/18/15 11:21 PM Ammo for Remmy 788 .308 carbine
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Will be used for hunting but want to be able to reach out and touch something also. Thoughts?


Edited by Mambajeep (04/18/15 11:21 PM)
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#5707426 - 04/19/15 03:19 PM Re: Ammo for Remmy 788 .308 carbine [Re: Mambajeep]
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165 gr. Sierra Game King and H-Varget

Reach out how far?
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#5707648 - 04/19/15 06:16 PM Re: Ammo for Remmy 788 .308 carbine [Re: FiremanJG]
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Originally Posted By: FiremanJG
165 gr. Sierra Game King and H-Varget

Reach out how far?


I was actually looking at the the 165 sierra game kings from Chad. 4-5 Hun is the range I was thinking.
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#5707712 - 04/19/15 06:57 PM Re: Ammo for Remmy 788 .308 carbine [Re: Mambajeep]
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4-500, that bullet will get there no problem. It will also do its' job upon arrival.
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#5707807 - 04/19/15 08:11 PM Re: Ammo for Remmy 788 .308 carbine [Re: FiremanJG]
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Originally Posted By: FiremanJG
4-500, that bullet will get there no problem. It will also do its' job upon arrival.


Sounds good, thanks for the input
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#5722720 - 04/29/15 07:59 PM Re: Ammo for Remmy 788 .308 carbine [Re: Mambajeep]
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#5722965 - 04/29/15 10:15 PM Re: Ammo for Remmy 788 .308 carbine [Re: Mambajeep]
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Federal loads the GK in their Premium line which would give you a fall back source if you forget to bring your ammo to the lease. I use the GK Federal Premium in my 30/06.
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