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How to Pick a Deer Rifle

What to look for when buying a gun for hunting any type of deer.

How to Pick a Deer Rifle
Both Caroline Boddington and her elder sister, Brittany, have done much of their hunting with rifles in 7mm-08 Remington. Though not as flat-shooting as the .270, the 7mm-08 is more powerful than the 6.5 Creedmoor, but with similar recoil.

I’m not going to assume you have a deer rifle. Maybe you do, maybe you don’t, doesn’t matter. The only assumption is that deer season is coming on fast, and you need a suitable rifle. Or, maybe you just want one. Also doesn’t matter. Depending somewhat on your luck (and more on practice and preparation), taking a deer is not a complex matter.

There are dozens of suitable choices. Some are better than others, but...

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