Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Hunting > Long Range Hunting & Shooting

Long Range Hunting & Shooting Nightforce Optics


Reply

big bores

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #8  
Old 02-05-2011, 01:57 AM
Gold Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Nevada
Posts: 564
Re: big bores

[QUOTE=bigboretkm;469607]Thanks for info. As to rockymtnmt I am triying to get a rifle to fil two two uses 1 med to long range brownie gun
2 and one that would stop a charge from any of the big six in africa.
I currently own 11 chamberings in a t/c pro hunter wich include 270wby, 300 win mag, 338 federal,8mm rem mag,375 hh,375 jdj,416 rigby,450 marlin,470 NE,20ga slug, and 12ga slug however as you know there all single shot and would like something that has a quick second shot if needed.also most africian countries have a 375 cal min and some a 40 cal min.
Thanks[/QUOTE

You should find some of the before modern era African Safari books. the 375 H&H 416 Rigby, and the 470 NE that you already own were used.

I go to the Safari club international shows. If you want real excitement look for some of the videos on African black death hunting with the 18 inch barrel 50 BMG. Then you just walk out to a herd of cape buff and when the bull charges you pull it up and smoke it at 50 feet away. Or the thick brush lion hunting when they jump out to get you.

I have a friend with a S&w 50 cal pistol that went to alaska bear hunting and walked out in the river to the fishing bears and took out a 9 footer when it charged him at 30 feet away.
__________________
.270 Ackley improved 29 inch 1.250 dia. target barrel 7mm STW 28 inch 1.250 target barrel. I also love my .458 mag for varmints and the biggest game in the world.

Last edited by budlight; 02-05-2011 at 08:36 AM.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads for: big bores
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
steel targets with big bores? Booney Long Range Hunting & Shooting 24 08-16-2011 02:03 PM
208 Amax's and tight bores do not mix BountyHunter Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 15 05-05-2007 11:33 AM
Whay do "Palma" barrels have tighter bores? Speed , accuracy? James Jones Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 3 05-07-2005 09:03 AM
Cleaning bores/damage?? giladad1 Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 5 05-13-2003 07:33 AM

Current Poll
Do you watch outdoor shows live or by recording them?
Always recorded - 13.18%
112 Votes
Mostly recorded - 24.12%
205 Votes
Sometimes recorded - 14.82%
126 Votes
Rarely or never recorded - 47.88%
407 Votes
Total Votes: 850
You may not vote on this poll.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:03 PM.


Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC