Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 2 12>
Topic Options
#3191054 - 03/12/13 07:34 PM 22 mag
southernhunter
8 Point


Registered: 09/08/10
Posts: 1829
Loc: alabama

Offline
Just by Radom chance I just traded for a marlin 22 mag , any one use them on coyote ??

Edited by southernhunter (03/12/13 07:34 PM)

Top
#3191079 - 03/12/13 07:59 PM Re: 22 mag [Re: southernhunter]
CATCHDAWG
10 Point


Registered: 04/02/04
Posts: 3841
Loc: Bradley co. TN

Offline
I do on wma land just cause I can't use center fire. Well placed shot and it will get the job done.
_________________________
woods n water

Top
#3191095 - 03/12/13 08:09 PM Re: 22 mag [Re: CATCHDAWG]
280longshot
8 Point


Registered: 09/20/10
Posts: 1381
Loc: Tn, Tipton

Offline
I bought a 22mag just for coyote hunting on WMA Land . I lost my first coyote after shooting him twice and knocking him down both times. I never coyote hunted with it again.
_________________________
Semper Fi
HMM-161
HMM-364

Top
#3191137 - 03/12/13 08:46 PM Re: 22 mag [Re: 280longshot]
Plateau Hunter
8 Point


Registered: 05/19/00
Posts: 1922
Loc: Cannon County, TN

Offline
I use a 22 mag for coyote hunting when I have too because of the peculiar laws. I have killed 1 with a 22 LR because that is what I had at the time and had 1 run off after shooting 'at' it with a 22 mag. I am confident I hit it but no trophy pictures. They are tough- expect some run offs with the rimfires with less than perfect hits.
_________________________
We were soldiers once, and young.

Top
#3191261 - 03/12/13 11:39 PM Re: 22 mag [Re: Plateau Hunter]
TNRino
4 Point


Registered: 11/15/11
Posts: 111
Loc: Washington County, TN

Offline
Hope to pick up my Savage next week myself in 22 mag for the same reason wma oh and va turkey
Top
#3191478 - 03/13/13 09:10 AM Re: 22 mag [Re: TNRino]
Bayou Buck
10 Point


Registered: 05/11/09
Posts: 2691
Loc: Spring Hill / Perry Co

Offline
I do a lot of hog hunting with my .22mag and it does the job with a shot behind the ear. Not sure if I would try it on yotes though.
Top
#3194144 - 03/16/13 04:33 AM Re: 22 mag [Re: Bayou Buck]
Swampster
4 Point


Registered: 10/14/00
Posts: 426
Loc: Huron, TN, USA

Offline
I've got a cheaper one. Thinking about upgrading to a nice Savage. Was actually considering upgrading to a 22-250 but got sticker shock looking at ammo. I'll shoot the 22 mag a lot more.
Top
#3194232 - 03/16/13 08:22 AM Re: 22 mag [Re: 280longshot]
stik
"Popcorn"
18 Point


Registered: 03/12/99
Posts: 20952
Loc: lenoir city,tn

confused Online
 Originally Posted By: 280longshot
I bought a 22mag just for coyote hunting on WMA Land . I lost my first coyote after shooting him twice and knocking him down both times. I never coyote hunted with it again.


that's one animal i don't care if it crawls off somewhere and dies never to be seen again. as long as it's dead, it's a good yote. i'll shoot em with whatever i happen to have in my hands at the time.
_________________________
experienced hunters know its not just a bushy white tail, its a big middle finger.

nothing makes a fish bigger than almost being caught


Top
#3198933 - 03/21/13 04:17 AM Re: 22 mag [Re: stik]
mike243
16 Point


Registered: 09/06/06
Posts: 11694
Loc: east tn

Offline
 Originally Posted By: stik
 Originally Posted By: 280longshot
I bought a 22mag just for coyote hunting on WMA Land . I lost my first coyote after shooting him twice and knocking him down both times. I never coyote hunted with it again.


that's one animal i don't care if it crawls off somewhere and dies never to be seen again. as long as it's dead, it's a good yote. i'll shoot em with whatever i happen to have in my hands at the time.

x2
_________________________
prayers sent for our friends in need every day

Top
#3199953 - 03/21/13 08:54 PM Re: 22 mag [Re: mike243]
Kimberman
10 Point


Registered: 10/30/05
Posts: 3493
Loc: Knoxville

Offline
x3
_________________________
So many smallmouth, so little time.

Top
Page 1 of 2 12>


Moderator:  Bobby G, Unicam, RUGER, Taylor, TeamTndeer, Tennessee Todd, CBU93, gtk, stretch, Cuttin Caller, TurkeyBurd, Kimber45, Mrs.Unicam, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4105302
RUGER
86755
Deer Assassin
65075
BSK
60881
Crappie Luck
51376
spitndrum
Newest Members
JPG3, red arrow, ICUFLY, east_tn_gk, cruiser sailor
13210 Registered Users
Who's Online
99 registered (Hardwoodmaterials, JAD, Tracker56, encore06, z7x, TNGunsmoke, 8 invisible) and 143 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13210 Members
42 Forums
91828 Topics
1073137 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
September
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.091 seconds in which 0.004 seconds were spent on a total of 15 queries. Zlib compression enabled.