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350 Legend Caliber - The Good, Bad and Ugly #8771840 01/02/23 01:00 AM
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Hearing this caliber has a hidden appeal to it. Whom on THF hunts deer with a 350 Legend and how does it handle???

Re: 350 Legend Caliber - The Good, Bad and Ugly [Re: DQ Kid] #8771862 01/02/23 01:54 AM
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Ballistically its very similar to a .30-30. For use in states like Ohio that only allow for straight wall centerfire cartridges to be used during firearms season


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Love mine, it’s a G2 Contender with scope. Accurate and a joy to shoot! Handles very good in the deer blind.

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Mine handles like any other AR carbine. Shoots great, easy to run cast bullets in. Probably run 300 reloads through mine this year.

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Bought my daughter a Ruger American because her frame is so small. The rifle itself shoots lights out. I can have a 3 shot group all touching with a mid-grade scope. She dropped her first deer in its tracks with the 160 grain powermax bullet. Shot wasn't far but being new I don't want her shooting more than 100 yards out right now anyways. Very little recoil and just a fun round. I enjoy shooting it as well. No complaints so far though.

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And 350 Legend ammo is usually on the shelf at Walmart. Another good thing about it.

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I have both an AR and the Ruger American. Both shoot really well. I used the Ruger this season and took 3 doe. 180gr ammo does a great job with little to no recoil.

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The 350 legend is a great caliber for short range hunting 2 hundred yards are less. Even at 200 yards there’s quite a drop from 100. Getting it in a ar15 rifle is 1 great factor. Smith and Wesson also makes a pistol for the legend . I guess it all comes down to how your going to use it. In the ar15 platform I like the 6.5 Grendel. At 100 yards the legend carries more energy .

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