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Oct 1st, 2018 at 7:57pm
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Hey team I was thinking about getting some .243 bullets loaded up for me and was wondering what you guys would recommend? Really want something that can push out to 400 odd meters. Cheers
  
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Reply #1 - Oct 1st, 2018 at 9:56pm
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Iíve just loaded targex 95gr  got about 3000 FPS with them , they shoot very good only have shot couple deer with it but do plenty of damage . Shot550 yards on paper fine
  
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Reply #2 - Oct 2nd, 2018 at 9:30am
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Wildgame wrote on Oct 1st, 2018 at 7:57pm:
Hey team I was thinking about getting some .243 bullets loaded up for me and was wondering what you guys would recommend? Really want something that can push out to 400 odd meters. Cheers

What are you shooting at? Paper? Rabbits? Deer? That will largely decide what specific projectiles are suitable,  but you probably want to be somewhere in the 80-100 grain weight range, and boat tail projectiles.
  
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Reply #3 - Oct 2nd, 2018 at 4:28pm
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Running 85gr Sierra , 85gr Barnes TSX and 80gr TTSX. The latter is really tagging stags. Zips along and you can hear them sting.
  
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Cigar. Mostly deer so definitely want something with a bit of weight behind it. Iíll look into what projectile las are around
  
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Sako. Do you get much wind drift with the 80gr TTSX?
  
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