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Has anyone had any experience using a .45 colt revolver with six inch barrel on deer size game. I realize it would need to be fa

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  • Has anyone had any experience using a .45 colt revolver with six inch barrel on deer size game. I realize it would need to be fa

    Has anyone had any experience using a .45 colt revolver with six inch barrel on deer size game. I realize it would need to be fairly close.

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    Yes you would unless you are hunting from a stand where you can get deer fairly close.

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    • #3
      I use a 45ACP 230 grain cast out to 50 yards with no problem.

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      • #4
        you don't have to be as close as you think, you just have to change your shooting style. practice shooting from a seated position using your knees as braces, or at the very least use sticks or a tree. I shot my 454 into a 5 gallon bucket offhand at about 75 yards pretty regularly. It just takes practice, and a longer barrel would help. I'd say 50-75 yards would be no problem. Pick a bullet stay with it and practice practice practice.

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          Agreed with CPT BRAD answer above and A + 1 for you sir!!!

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          • #6
            Change your shooting style!

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              Change your shooting style!

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