Love the Win M70 by the way
With all my magnums I lecture and torque the bases to the action, and loctite the scope to the rings
Which mounts and rings?
Remy 700 DG
If building, paying close attention to barrel dimensions, Knox length and Diam and esp profile and taper etc can...
That last Bull was a Monster
His back height was easy my head height
Maybe 800 to 900 kg
And easy 105 + in horns
We left him unhindered...
We try and keep the meat as cool as possible, wetting it down and covering it with wet cloths helps
I get the skin off as soon as possible as...
Bit more to the story of that 458WM trip away with my Army Buddy Heath
We had just left one of the flood plains after following up a few good...
Seems very similar to the 400 HH
Bloody amazing, well done
The RSM have a unique arrangement when it comes to recoil and cross bolts etc
Not long ago I converted an RSM to 450 Rigby
The connecting strap...
Hopefully that attachment worked out
Ah shit, just realized I attached the 480grn data
I'll try again
Yes I seat the projectile way out to suit...
Was an awesome start to our trip and a great way to prove the Winy 458WM
I mentioned it in story above
We managed to drive...
Yes the little 458WM is working very hard to do it's job for sure, but I've done the same for my 416 Ruger in the same rifle. I actually built...
Hunting Asiatic Water Buffalo
Hunting Asiatic Water Buffalo Australia
I love the old stuff, tried and true...well proven
Average of 2070 fps over a RCBS chrony
I worked up the load from the load Data out of my...
I'll post a few adventures as we go along
I’d just finished building my Winy M70 Feather Weight in 458WM, so was a great time to test it out and to boot just finished loading some...
Thanks for all the welcoming
I’ll take some pics of a few of my house hunting toys
I like the older stuff 98s, 14/17s and older Winchester’s...
After seeing a 3-4 yo Buffalo Bull on the run, get shoved sideways by a 500NE and 570grn Woodleigh RN, I'd have no hesitation in using the 500NE....
I've seen a Bull with field tipped arrows through forehead, front to back and still walking around. When autopsied the arrow had passed through...
I've ask d this of a few lads
How can an animal take a projectile through the brain and not go down ?
It just amazes me how that Bull was still standing let alone crashing away with those two shots to head
Just plain tough
I've learned not to...
Bloody hell thats Beautiful
M70 as in Winchester ??
July is a nice time of year here
Cool mornings and beautiful days
John the 500MDM is a great cartridge, what rifle is it built on ?
Also what time of year is your trip ?
Agreed and yes the Big Mauser style extractor is a bonus with positive extraction under pressure
Each action has it's own merit
Then there are...
Probly would have been better if he'd come towards us
Great info from lads above
Hope it goes well for you
Beautiful Scrubber, and well done
Ross and His First Bull
Ross is my Brother from another mother and we have known each other since I was a teenager
I had the chance to get Ross...
Have a few, I can post as we go
What for ?
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