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  1. Hand Skills liked Idaho Lefty's post in the thread My favorite caliber.

    As per the OP's, original statement, they CHOSE to go with, the .270 WSM and I , I, I, do believe that, they are NOT, "undergunned"...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 6:51 PM
  2. Hand Skills replied to the thread My favorite caliber.

    Thanks for that link Mud, it made my day. .30 + .270 = .570 :D

    Dec 13, 2018 at 10:25 AM
  3. Hand Skills liked MudRunner2005's post in the thread My favorite caliber.

    You talking about the .577 Tyrannosaur...??? I do too! Shot some big bore rifles, but never anything that nasty. [MEDIA]

    Dec 13, 2018 at 10:18 AM
  4. Hand Skills liked Orange Dust's post in the thread My favorite caliber.

    I might add its perfect for unicorns.

    Dec 13, 2018 at 10:13 AM
  5. Hand Skills liked Aoudad shooter1975's post in the thread My favorite caliber.

    Hummm....if I had to pick from the list of two only, I'd go with 30 caliber. My mentor shot a lot of game with a Weatherby fibermark in...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 10:11 AM
  6. Hand Skills liked HARPERC's post in the thread My favorite caliber.

    I'm more Baskin and Robbins. Vanilla and chocolate that's it! I'm shopping elsewhere. Favorite requires more parameters, generally I'm...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 10:10 AM
  7. Hand Skills liked mtmuley's post in the thread side arm for wolf protection.

    To be fairer, I hike around where I live in wolf country without a gun sometimes. Wolves aren't scary. Cow moose with calves are though....

    Dec 13, 2018 at 10:00 AM
  8. Hand Skills liked shaughn's post in the thread Cold temp affecting terminal performance of plastic tipped bullets.

    If I remember right..velocity loss/gain is about 1.5 fps per 2 F, which isn't a lot..though it is a factor and when we get denser colder...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 11:56 PM
  9. Hand Skills liked Salmonchaser's post in the thread Knowing how your gun shoots.

    When I was on the job I probably made it to the range one day/week three out of four weeks month. Logged absolutely every shot fired out...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 7:20 PM
  10. Hand Skills liked Paparock's post in the thread I gotta know.

    In my experience wolves don't always walk on four legs. Beware of wolves in sheep's clothing.

    Dec 12, 2018 at 7:17 PM
  11. Hand Skills liked Guy M's post in the thread I gotta know.

    Sorry you've got some beef with MtMuley - I don't know him personally, but he's been here a few months longer than I have. Folks have...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 7:16 PM
  12. Hand Skills liked RockyMtnMT's post in the thread Cold temp affecting terminal performance of plastic tipped bullets.

    I would be interested to know the stability factor of each of your test bullets. In our bullet testing this has been a key to good...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 7:01 PM
  13. Hand Skills liked Mark Abrahamsen's post in the thread Cold temp affecting terminal performance of plastic tipped bullets.

    I've actually noticed this in nd when u will see a 6.5 eldx bullet expand perfect in the summer months when the air temp is 70 to 90...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 7:00 PM
  14. Hand Skills attached a file to the thread Cold temp affecting terminal performance of plastic tipped bullets.

    Certainly agree with the conclusion! I'm impressed that you equate supersonic drag to basic physics too. If what you say is true;...

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  15. Hand Skills liked Ndfarmer's post in the thread Eradicate the Wolf???!.

    I hope I don’t have to read about man made global warming on here or I may puke.

    Dec 11, 2018 at 5:53 PM