Our bread and butter roe deer is rather small.
I guess close to your coyotes?
For them, I definitely want sub moa and I don't let anyone go out with ammo I load if it doesn't meet that. I do it with a 6,5 Creedmoor Savage
On the other hand, my Tikka in 30-06 was able to produce fantastic...
Within reasonable distances, the TTSX will open without having to hit the shoulder.
At closer distances,you might loose a petal or two, if you hit hard bone with that speed. These might take a strange path and ruin a bit more meat.
Just to let you know:
It is the same here in German forums.
Some know-it-alls highjack a thread and within 15 posts it goes south.
Good and knowledgeable people leave silently.
What's left are the king-kongs banging on their chests , killing every thread.
What speed do you get with them?
I used the 168 TTSX in a 30-06 way back on our small roe deer.
Looking back I should have taken the 150 gr variant.
But still, they usually went down quickly and expanded. You white tails are way bigger and I don't expect them to pencil through on reasonable...
4350 is no longer available over here.
Some stupid EU regulations...
I have good results with reload Swiss and rumor has it that some RL powders are made by them.
Though RS60 is said to burn through barrels rather quickly.
Well - it is a hunting rifle. So the barrel will still last some years
I talked my the husband of my girlfriend's cousin into a Bergara timber and since a savage we agreed on didn't make it over the pond, she chose a ridge. Both 308 and my handloads seem to work well.
They kinda know what they are doing!
It is not the gun that kills.
But looking at it from an ocean apart:
What is your opinion? Why do you have so many gun-kills?
Switzerland for example gives every man an assault rifle after service.
They have it open on their backs in busses.
Little happens there.
What is different in the...