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Old 11-16-2011, 11:28   #51
Taterhead
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Originally Posted by Kegs View Post
Filled my doe tag today with the 135 nosler. 1 shot, 1 kill. Get this: it was a through and through the lungs. Field dressing now, pics shortly. Deer ran about 50y down a hill, left a nice easy blood trail to find from start to finish and expired fairly quickly.

I will add that this is a tough, Michigan deer. 12 gauge slugs are known to bounce off the hide of these deer. They are not 10mm proof though. :-P
Good job Kegs. Good shot. Good bullet performance. Good clean kill. Very nice report.

I might have missed it, but did you recover the bullet?

I agree with you that I would have expected a large shallow wound track rather than what you experienced.
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