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Old March 13, 2005, 08:17 PM   #1
147 Grain
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Factory Ammo Sources with Barnes X?

I have a 30-06 and don't reload, but want to try some factory Barnes (TSX) Triple Shock rounds for elk for penetration of the shoulder to anchor the animal immediately.

Do you recommend 165-gr. or 180-gr. for elk and what factory source is best for the Barnes bullet?

Steve

P.S. Besides shoulder shots, EXACTLY where do you put the crosshairs when shooting elk when they're broadside?
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Old March 17, 2005, 10:40 PM   #2
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i think that federal makes premium loads with x-bullets
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