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  • What is a good gun for woodchucks/groundhog?

    What is a good gun for woodchucks/groundhog?

  • #2
    22-250 is a good caliber.

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    • #3
      here in south dakota most hunters use a .223 for both. they set up a couple hundred yards away and plink rounds all day

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      • #4
        .223 rounds are cheaper than 22-250.

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        • #5
          If you want a real classy light varmit gun the CZ-USA 527 is the way to go. It comes in 22 Hornet, 204 Ruger and 223. If it were me Id go with the 223.

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          • #6
            I would look into a 243.

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            • #7
              .223 is enough for those but for larger gam 243 or larger in most states is required, if you in an area where there are big animals with tusks, fangs or claws make it a big one!

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              • #8
                I have used a simple .22 and didn't decided i lie using my bow more. This is at short distances obviously so for long distance as everyone said,.223

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                • #9
                  I have used a simple .22 and decided i like using my bow more. This is at short distances obviously so for long distance as everyone said,.223

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                  • #10
                    I like the .243 Win., good bullet selection, good in the wind,low recoil,and also a good deer gun.

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                    • #11
                      .22, .223, or 22-250 I would say.

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                      • #12
                        thank you guys(or girls) for your help think i know what i want

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                        • #13
                          I grew up hunting these with a .220 Swift or a .222. This was some of the most fun I had during the summer. Also, they are good eating, though a pain to skin!

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                          • #14
                            223. or 22 mag

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                            • #15
                              I use a 222. or a 22-250.

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