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#3163155 - 02/13/13 09:03 PM 45 LONG COLT
willie c.
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anyone use one for deer hunting got a friend uses a 357 has shot two with it both about 30 yards
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#3163171 - 02/13/13 09:09 PM Re: 45 LONG COLT [Re: willie c.]
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Had a friend who hunted hogs with his pair of Long Colts, he was quite a carachter!
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#3163185 - 02/13/13 09:18 PM Re: 45 LONG COLT [Re: Unicam]
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I've killed a couple doe with my colt 45
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#3164207 - 02/14/13 06:04 PM Re: 45 LONG COLT [Re: Hollar Hunter]
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I don't see any reason wy it wouldn't work on deer.
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#3164361 - 02/14/13 08:19 PM Re: 45 LONG COLT [Re: ]
willie c.
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I got a ruger 45 this year havent had a chance to shoot it yet.
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#3164491 - 02/14/13 10:24 PM Re: 45 LONG COLT [Re: ]
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 Originally Posted By: Buckykm1
I believe you can use them in a Judge. I got 3 X in there now. Can you deer hunt with a hand gun?


Yes depending on barrel length....
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#3164500 - 02/14/13 10:31 PM Re: 45 LONG COLT [Re: leader]
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Ive seen my dad drop 4 or 5 with his s&w 45colt. Shooting factory 225gr winchester silvertips. Gos in and comes out. Deer drop dead
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#3164501 - 02/14/13 10:32 PM Re: 45 LONG COLT [Re: leader]
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 Originally Posted By: leader
 Originally Posted By: Buckykm1
I believe you can use them in a Judge. I got 3 X in there now. Can you deer hunt with a hand gun?


Yes depending on barrel length....
i didn't think barrel length mattered any more.

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#3164502 - 02/14/13 10:37 PM Re: 45 LONG COLT [Re: SES]
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^^^^

I could be wrong....
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#3164522 - 02/14/13 11:24 PM Re: 45 LONG COLT [Re: leader]
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Yes, barrel length is NOT a factor. As long as you are shooting a centerfire caliber and non FMJ bullets. And of course it has to be firearms season.
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