Congratulations on a nice bit of history! Now to add your own to it.
You're a good man Cody! RIP Clayton!
Would an elephant with 100lbers still be of breeding age? Sorry if this question seems ignorant genuinely interested!
Great post! A couple of monster warthogs there!
I would possibly push the rifles in towards the centre away from the edges of case, giving more foam between them and case edge!
Great read! Top hunt by all accounts!
Cracker of a bull mate! Well done! Didn't bring the double?
I have a Merkel 140AE 450-400 3" which I purchased second hand and have had no issues at all. I have maybe put 300 rounds through it and love it...
Nice work fellas! Glad the cat adventure worked out for the best!
Some interesting responses in the twitter feed.....
I would go with Woodleigh Hydros too, its reccomended that you use a grain or two less powder for similar pressure as your regulated soft, the...
Look forward to grabbing a copy!
What about a buff hunt in Australia, plenty of fair chase up in Arnhem Land!
Cost wise from the states might be dearer than getting to South...
Nice looking loading block Tarbe.
Did you make it or buy it? Interested in doing something similar.
Great vid. Close encounter at the end! Very cool operator!
Another vote for the Simson!
Great report! Love old mates shirt carrying your buff head!
Very nice! What calibre Merkel did you go for Charlie?
A great choice of double you won't be disappointed!
I have a CZ 550 in .375 H&H which also holds 6, I posted on AH somewhere previously.
Rifle looks like it could tell a tale or too as well!
Look forward to hearing this story as well!
Would love to hear the history on your double if you could find the time to post on AH.
Very nice rifle.
Looking forward to following your blog!
Yes Darwin, NT. Will do a review when i get 5 mate.
Purchased on Kindle,
Thoroughly enjoyed it, great expressive easy reading.
Look forward to the next Tim!
For a spare front site blade maybe...
Thanks for the info Tarbe & Sierraone.
Have bought plenty of fishing tackle from them before, just never tried for shooting supplies!
[ATTACH] My knife arrived from Von Gruff a little while ago, have not had the chance to get it out in the field, but very happy with the look and...
I'm guessing brass can't be shipped to Australia-Bugger? Just tried to order and it would not allow my shipping address.
Worth a look smacks a lot of good bulls not far out of Darwin and in...
Thanks Desert Dog,
I'll check out the Forster.
Fairly new to big bore reloading. I use a hand held Hornady de-burring tool to trim my .400 Jeffery and .375 H&H al little time consuming...
Great report and photos. Those Tigers look awesome with their red tales, would love to have a crack at them!!
Love reading all of your posts Von Gruff, be it knife and sheath making, stocks or hunting in NZ. A true talent and very educational !
What I am...
Watching this post with interest, have just ordered some 400gn Woodleigh Hydros for my Merkel double in .400 Jeffery. It's regulated with the...
An Australian knife maker who I think makes great knives "Clives Knives" make the "Darwin Skinner"
I have recently purchased a second hand one in .400 Jeffrey very happy with it!
Shoots well and handles nicely!
(y)Great post and photos!!
What breed is your double rifle? Looks like it has done some miles with you?
Many thanks Ray & Sandman,
Will load a few up at 73gn, grab a chrono and see how they perform.
I measured the shells (once fired PPU' and they all...
Hope everyone had a good festive break and had some downtime.
I Have just purchased a Hornady reloading kit to reload for my .375 H&H...
Very Nice looking rifle!
Slightly off topic I can fit 6 in the mag 1 in the breach in my .375 CZ...
(Not that I load it up, would stretch the...
I normally try to chamber every round before heading bush as I've come across quite a few that won't chamber with the CRF of the CZ, tolerances a...
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