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  1. TOBY458 liked Ridgewalker's post in the thread The shoulder carry.

    IMO the bottom line is never ever point any gun at anything you don't plan to kill...muzzle down, at-arms, over the shoulder, slung,...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 9:44 PM
  2. TOBY458 liked IvW's post in the thread The shoulder carry.

    Extremely dangerous and an uninformed person who would recommend such a way to carry a rifle!!! By doing this you now have a live...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 9:42 PM
  3. TOBY458 liked fourfive8's post in the thread What is your favorite.416 bullet?.

    I've had the same thoughts?? There's probably half a dozen or more bullets of similar design now on the market, including some made...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 8:56 PM
  4. TOBY458 liked Shootist43's post in the thread 9.3x62 Penetration On Large Game.

    Toby 458, you forgot to add the words "and larger."

    Jun 17, 2019 at 8:52 PM
  5. TOBY458 liked IvW's post in the thread What is your favorite.416 bullet?.

    I am presuming initial shots by clients here... 1. The one that ends up under the skin on the opposite side of the aiming point....

    Jun 17, 2019 at 12:04 PM
  6. TOBY458 liked fourfive8's post in the thread What is your favorite.416 bullet?.

    73.5 gr Varget does 2347 in my rifle (standard Win Model 70) with the TSX (not the TTSX which is longer than the TSX). I understand what...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 12:03 PM
  7. TOBY458 replied to the thread What is your favorite.416 bullet?.

    I wonder how these makers can still produce these solids in 375 and 458, while Barnes had to quit making them in these calibers due to...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 12:01 PM
  8. TOBY458 liked fourfive8's post in the thread What is your favorite.416 bullet?.

    Here's a pic of two slightly different flat point solids designed for deep, straight line penetration for dangerous. game. Top is...

    meplat  .JPG Jun 17, 2019 at 11:59 AM
  9. TOBY458 liked IvW's post in the thread What is your favorite.416 bullet?.

    Correct and yes they stay in a straight line better and also penetrate better than round nose solids...they punch through heavy bone...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 11:58 AM
  10. TOBY458 liked CoElkHunter's post in the thread 9.3x62 Penetration On Large Game.

    NO fun and too late! I just bought my FIRST large bore! A .458 Winchester Magnum field grade CZ 550 Safari Classic w/an American style...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 11:56 AM
  11. TOBY458 replied to the thread 9.3x62 Penetration On Large Game.

    I would too if I didn't have to justify owning a 416! Lol!

    Jun 17, 2019 at 11:55 AM
  12. TOBY458 liked Ridgewalker's post in the thread 9.3x62 Penetration On Large Game.

    You hurt my feelings Toby! I do use my 375 for everything (in Africa, ie).:whistle:

    Jun 17, 2019 at 10:30 AM
  13. TOBY458 replied to the thread 9.3x62 Penetration On Large Game.

    I think you'd do fine with the 375 for everything. But what fun is that??? :sneaky:

    Jun 16, 2019 at 7:58 PM
  14. TOBY458 liked CoElkHunter's post in the thread 9.3x62 Penetration On Large Game.

    Makes sense! Also, how many EXTRA .338WM rounds could you find if you needed them while hunting in Africa? I guess if I ever have the...

    Jun 16, 2019 at 7:57 PM
  15. TOBY458 liked Longwalker's post in the thread 9.3x62 Penetration On Large Game.

    I can report only one shot on game with my relatively new 9.3x62 and the Lapua Mega 286 gr. bullet. A cow elk at about 120 M. Broadside,...

    IMG_8077.jpg Jun 16, 2019 at 7:45 PM
 
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