Re: 7mm RUM 168gr berger 605 yrd head shot goat!
wildcat: well, alot of these people where not here two or three years ago, when I first started reading here. None of the "old boys" encouraged shootin animals in the head!
The mantra was, shoot the heart/lung region, while the animal is feeding or laying down. And practice practice, practice.. now here you have somebody who is taking a chip shot at a animal head at 600 yards. So, you are saying we should encourage people to take a more difficult shot, just because.. just because what? You are confident in your equipment? BS!! One mistake, and you wounded the animal. Thats is why you SHOULD aim for the bigger target!
Hell, I have a 7mm Wizzbang, shooting a 180 grain bullets at 3600fps, now I can shoot moose in the head at 1000 yards. Why should I aim for the 10" inch target, when I could go for the 3"...