Good Afternoon, all.
I have used Hornady ammo these past few seasons and have collected a few heads which might interest the forum members.
A side note. Many Botswana citizen hunters use Hornady DGS for Ele's. It is what is available and affordable. I have yet to hear a poor review from a...
Let me unpack some thoughts here
There are only two gun shops in Bots and Hornady is the Ammo that you can reliably get, at an affordable price. I'm fairly certain that most of the ele's that are shot in Bots are with Hornady DGS. I have not heard any of the local hunters or PHs...
I should probably add that I am happy with the performance of Hornady solids on Elephants and will continue to use them. Hornady gets 2150 fps out of their factory Ammo for the Win Mag. Thus, I view the entire propellant caking business as something of no concern.
I should probably rephrase my...
Yes, I've moved to Zambia.
Those are nice areas, sounds like you will have good sport!
I might go back for old times sake this year, depending on what permits comes available.
A Lott saved my ass last year, so I have a LOTT of appreciation for the calibre!
I'm interested. There are plenty of people with very strong opinions about the 458 Win Mag on this site. Why is it that people question the ability of the 458 Win Mag, but not the ability of the 470 NE. Both calibres shoot essentially the same projectile (well, give and take a few...