For thick timber in my neck of the woods i use a Savage 99 in 303 savage...
It must be getting very
hard to find ammo for that one, or even cases for hand loading for that matter.
Sometimes you get what you pay for, sometimes you only pay more for what you get.
Three shots are not a "group"...they are a "few".
If the Bible is the literal, infallible, unerring word of God...where are all those witches I am supposed to kill?