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  1. WildRose replied to the thread 300 WSM.

    Oh I got that completely, no problem. Just playing off of your ball with the others.

    Jan 18, 2019 at 5:13 AM
  2. WildRose replied to the thread The old 25-06 Remington and 270 Winchester shot flatter than 6.5 CM.

    They even screwed up the Rum. It nearly died for almost a decade and Rum shooters were screwed when it came to finding brass and decent...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 8:34 PM
  3. WildRose replied to the thread The old 25-06 Remington and 270 Winchester shot flatter than 6.5 CM.

    The 6.5 reminds me of a lot of good songs that came out over the years. The first time or two you hear them they sound great but when...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 8:28 PM
  4. WildRose replied to the thread The old 25-06 Remington and 270 Winchester shot flatter than 6.5 CM.

    The biggest cost in factory ammo by far is manufacturer liability. Handloading not only allows us to reuse the most expensive component...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 7:11 PM
  5. WildRose liked FIGJAM's post in the thread The old 25-06 Remington and 270 Winchester shot flatter than 6.5 CM.

    Lol - what is an elk rifle? I grew up in the middle of elk country in Idaho, so maybe you can educate me brother. Also, I own several...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 7:08 PM
  6. WildRose replied to the thread 300 WSM.

    Twist rate would be second to the "Nut Behind the Trigger". Mag length probably comes in third.

    Jan 17, 2019 at 7:05 PM
  7. WildRose replied to the thread Where does the .30-06 fit into the LRH Pantheon of cartridges?.

    It still has it's place for sure and will still have a large and dedicated following a hundred years from now but from a velocity/energy...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 7:03 PM
  8. WildRose replied to the thread 300 win mag?.

    I haven't shot the Hammers but the 183gr Peregrine's never cease to amaze me. The consistency of the well made expanding copper bullets...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 6:59 PM
  9. WildRose replied to the thread 300 win mag?.

    Start with a 1:9 twist, extended mag box, and tell your smith what bullets you'd like to try and trust his trust him.

    Jan 17, 2019 at 6:57 PM
  10. WildRose replied to the thread Ideal Cartridge for Elk?.

    The A Frame holds up extremely well for close/medium range high velocity impacts which is why it has been such a popular bullet for...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 6:53 PM
  11. WildRose replied to the thread Ideal Cartridge for Elk?.

    Good writing but you're leaving out so many variables there is no correct answer. 80lbs kid shooting at 80 yards? Probably one of the...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 6:41 PM
  12. WildRose liked Golovkin's post in the thread Ideal Cartridge for Elk?.

    The .22 Mag (or .22 WMR) is the ideal cartridge for harvesting elk, providing it was born today and you have a good reason for...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 6:36 PM
  13. WildRose replied to the thread Need some guidance...

    There are a lot of "Great Writers" like Chuck Hawks who would tell you that the .300 Rum and other rounds with similar case sizes are...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 6:33 PM
  14. WildRose liked FIGJAM's post in the thread Need some guidance...

    :rolleyes: I am guessing your opinion is based on something other than experience with elk and the 6.5 creedmoor? Have you done much...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 6:28 PM
  15. WildRose replied to the thread Which bullet for deer for 6.5CM inside 400 yards?.

    Not at all surprising. The ELD-X tends to be pretty explosive with high velocity impacts. They are designed for ranges 400yds and...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 10:30 PM