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Old 01-11-2013, 07:55 AM
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No way I would hunt with any magnum without a B.O.S.S.....makes you a much better shooter.
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Old 01-11-2013, 10:02 AM
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My 30-06 Ackley improved pushed 180 gr bullet at about 2950fps. Who needs more than that?
well nothing wrong with the 06 I just don't wanna lob bullets at the ranges I anticipate shooting and Im gonna shoot atleast a 200 grn pill if not heavier and one of the mags I've narrowed it down to wil push a 200 grn pill faster and flater
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Old 01-11-2013, 10:06 AM
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No way I would hunt with any magnum without a B.O.S.S.....makes you a much better shooter.

That would kinda limit your rifle choices to Browning and Winchester!!
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Old 01-11-2013, 11:46 AM
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Re: wich 30. caliber

If you want to go faster and heavier, you should be shooting a .338.
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Old 01-11-2013, 11:54 AM
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If you want to go faster and heavier, you should be shooting a .338.
This is a good point, and why I feel the 300 win with a 215 works so well for me. I can, and do, take elk to 1000 probably farther and have taken antelope to close to 1300 yards. If I plan to go much farther than that it is time to get out the 338.

All my magnums will be braked. The added accuracy and being able to spot my own hits is a critical element in long range shooting or hunting. I would never give that up and go back to a non-braked rifle again.

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Old 01-11-2013, 12:38 PM
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That would kinda limit your rifle choices to Browning and Winchester!!
What is any better action than a model 70? Even Dakota uses a similar type of the'70. I am talking about the classic action.
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Old 01-11-2013, 02:29 PM
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If you want to go faster and heavier, you should be shooting a .338.
well because I don't want to build a .338 I want a 30 cal.
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