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150 grn Accubond for elk?

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Unread 11-14-2012, 12:23 PM
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Re: 150 grn Accubond for elk?

Originally Posted by COBrad View Post
I'll second the 200 gr. bullet. Not only will you have a lot more punch at long range, you will have a much higher BC and superior wind drift numbers.
The 150 is not a long range bullet.
Nor is it an elk bullet. 180 minimum 200+ is better

" Real elk guns start with the number 3 or bigger and blow two holes, one in and one out." - My Dad
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Unread 11-14-2012, 07:22 PM
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Re: 150 grn Accubond for elk?

I agree with Mike. The accubond would be my last choice for an elk bullet...particularly at close range where the accubond has the tendency to detonate much like a hunting ballistic tip, SST, etc. will do. Different bullet and atleast 50 grains heavier.
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