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  1. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    So my plan for hunting small game in a SHTF scenario was to use my .223 and go for headshots on bunnies and squirrels, which obviously isn't ideal. I also have a 9mm. Also not ideal. Those calibers will both decimate game that small, and they're also extremely loud, which in a WROL situation is...
  2. Firearms General Discussion
    I am thinking of getting a .22 long rifle. I want it for target shooting and small game. My question is.... semi auto, lever action or bolt, which do you prefer? Also what would be the advantages or disadvantages to a .17? I live in Florida so most of our areas are scrubb palmetto and pine. I...
  3. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Here recently I have had the opportunity to do some hunting and fishing with my oldest son. At night we hunted small critters and coyotes. I was using a scoped .22-250 and a red spot light. Here are my conclusions: I found that it is difficult to hit a moving target with a scope at night...
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