View Single Post
Old November 20, 2013, 10:36 PM   #35
Senior Member
Join Date: March 21, 2013
Location: Taxifornia
Posts: 4,379
For years, I had the mindset that you want the bullet to achieve enough velocity to reliably expand - even if that meant going to a lighter bullet.

That was then. This is now.

After reading a lot of stuff on TFL from people who are clearly knowledgable, I have adjusted my mindset. To stop a BG, you need to make a hole first (or two - entry/exit). Expansion is secondary.

My HD gun is a .357 Magnum. I switched from 125g HP's to 158's.

But above all, shot placement is king. A well-placed wadcutter will wreck a BG's day.
Gun control laws benefit only criminals and politicians - but then, I repeat myself.
Nick_C_S is offline  
Page generated in 0.03218 seconds with 7 queries