Originally Posted by kakorb
Well I finally killed with my stw. Ruger no 1 168 bergers rl25 got a pa bear this year undecided whether to keep using this bullet as the first shot blew thru pencil in out at 30 yards didn't seem damage much dropped him but he got up and required shot two which completely expanded and destroyed everything in its way still need to get a hicks accurizer and bed forearm and better scope. But I love this caliber
Congrats on getting her bloody!
As for the two shots, that's what happens at close range. Sometimes they blow up and sometimes they just pencil through and unfortunately there's really no predicting what is going to happen at such close range