Ruined shoulder or not, why’d the dude take his ball and leave? Like he gave a big “F U” to the entire community, destined to die with all his secrets. His prerogative, but seems like a bit of a douchey move, IMO.
.45acpIs it relevant to say, that the 30-06 is a veteran through & through... the only US round that has helped to win not 1 but 2 World Wars. There is not another American made cartridge today that can boast those credentials... not even the venerable 308 Win!
lol, Ok, are going to let the Mannequin Head Slide? Story? ex-target practice?
Got a call from someone on the highway that they saw a human head.......I thought that would be cool to check out.lol, Ok, are going to let the Mannequin Head Slide? Story? ex-target practice?
The Hide and MontanaMarine are the reason I now have two -06 builds instead of going the 300WM route. His experimenting with heavy for caliber bullets and modern powders was extremely interesting.
I'm sure he didn't want to pay hosting fees after he was unable to write. It's all still out there, I think we already posted the links.Ruined shoulder or not, why’d the dude take his ball and leave? Like he gave a big “F U” to the entire community, destined to die with all his secrets. His prerogative, but seems like a bit of a douchey move, IMO.
I ordered the 308w in a 24" Barrel now I'm debating whether I want to go to the 6.5. As I'll be tempted to shoot out to 1000yards.
Carlos Hathcock in Vietnam had a 700 yard shot kill with the 30-06. As already said, they have abilities out past 1000 yards. If you look at ballistics, for the same weight bullet compared to a 308, the '06 still has more muzzle energy and fps at every yard than the 308 has. I think the big switch in the military was more to make all the allies have common ammo versus anything being wrong with the '06!In the past 3 years a...
-Doe mule deer at 250 yards
-Cow elk at 360 yards
-Antelope at 375 yards
-Buck mule deer at 75 yards
Have all found 30-06 very relevant.