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Old 08-29-2012, 11:30 AM
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Re: Bear Bait rifle

My 375 Ultra with 270gr. TSX seems to work alright.
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Old 09-23-2012, 02:31 PM
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Re: Bear Bait rifle

I always figured that a 45-70 Marlin aught to be just about right for bears over bait. Seemed to work fine on this boar.

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Old 09-23-2012, 07:08 PM
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7mm-08, 139 SST's

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Old 10-03-2012, 06:26 PM
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Re: Bear Bait rifle

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I always figured that a 45-70 Marlin aught to be just about right for bears over bait. Seemed to work fine on this boar.

That's the perfect bear gun. The short lever action with alot of stopping power is perfect for bears at close range, my 325wsm Browning BLR (Bear Lever Rifle) has accounted for two in the last 12 months.
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Re: Bear Bait rifle

Marlin 1895 shooting a 430 grain bullet.
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Old 10-05-2012, 02:40 AM
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I've been using a Savage Weather Warrior 300 WM with 180 TTSX but next spring I'll mostly likely use a Sako 375 H&H with 250 TTSX.
You'll have to let me know how TTSX shoots when you get it wrung out.
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