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Old July 23, 2013, 10:29 AM   #26
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it makes more of a difference where you shoot them than what you shoot them with.
My preference is as close to the truck as possible... Specially with pigs
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Old August 18, 2013, 10:19 PM   #27
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Light and fast causes more soft tissue damage than big and slow. I hunt on occasion with a .257WBY 90 gr. spire point bonded bullet made by Norma. To make a long story short, all the deer I have shot with it look like a grenade went off inside them. No exit wound, but the entrance wound is the size of a baseball. On the other hand,.35 Whelen 250gr? Punches a nice clean hole about .50 big.
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