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#6437071 - 09/03/16 02:10 PM The 5 Best Big-Game Bullets You Can Buy
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#6437141 - 09/03/16 03:13 PM Re: The 5 Best Big-Game Bullets You Can Buy [Re: no-guts-no-glory]
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I guess gun writers have to write articles. Most big game bullets work fine when you hit the animal in the vitals. Nothing against the Core-lokt but if it's not any better than a Hot Cor, Interlock or Power Point. I think my favorite is the Nosler Ballistic Tip.
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#6437173 - 09/03/16 03:38 PM Re: The 5 Best Big-Game Bullets You Can Buy [Re: no-guts-no-glory]
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My favorite is definitely the Nosler Ballistic Tip, but if all I had were Powerpoints or CoreLokt or SST's, I'd be Ok. Never had any of them fail the job if I put the bullet in the lungs.

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#6437867 - 09/04/16 10:33 AM Re: The 5 Best Big-Game Bullets You Can Buy [Re: no-guts-no-glory]
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Nosler partition, the standard by which all hunting bullets are judged, for over 60 years. The accubond is a very close 2nd.

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#6437890 - 09/04/16 10:53 AM Re: The 5 Best Big-Game Bullets You Can Buy [Re: no-guts-no-glory]
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Originally Posted By: Jgraider
Nosler partition, the standard by which all hunting bullets are judged, for over 60 years. The accubond is a very close 2nd.



Gee...I wonder if there's a reason they're all compared to the Partition. grill
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#6437919 - 09/04/16 11:30 AM Re: The 5 Best Big-Game Bullets You Can Buy [Re: Jgraider]
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Originally Posted By: Jgraider
Nosler partition, the standard by which all hunting bullets are judged, for over 60 years. The accubond is a very close 2nd.



I wonder where you got that line.... rolleyes


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#6437931 - 09/04/16 11:50 AM Re: The 5 Best Big-Game Bullets You Can Buy [Re: no-guts-no-glory]
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What no Sierra Game Kings, or Berger VLDs? stir
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#6438183 - 09/04/16 04:08 PM Re: The 5 Best Big-Game Bullets You Can Buy [Re: no-guts-no-glory]
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yep and yep

unless your idea of big game is different
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#6438242 - 09/04/16 05:02 PM Re: The 5 Best Big-Game Bullets You Can Buy [Re: no-guts-no-glory]
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As long as it includes Nosler Partitions I am good with the list.

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#6438305 - 09/04/16 06:02 PM Re: The 5 Best Big-Game Bullets You Can Buy [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Originally Posted By: Buzzsaw
yep and yep

unless your idea of big game is different


Elk?
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#6438367 - 09/04/16 06:55 PM Re: The 5 Best Big-Game Bullets You Can Buy [Re: no-guts-no-glory]
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You lost me at Core Lokt. No, doubt it's the #1 best bullet on their list.
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#6440083 - 09/06/16 07:41 AM Re: The 5 Best Big-Game Bullets You Can Buy [Re: no-guts-no-glory]
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If it says Hornady on the box it works
opinions are like other things that people have one of.
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#6440644 - 09/06/16 02:10 PM Re: The 5 Best Big-Game Bullets You Can Buy [Re: no-guts-no-glory]
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Hornady A-Max stir
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#6440920 - 09/06/16 05:39 PM Re: The 5 Best Big-Game Bullets You Can Buy [Re: no-guts-no-glory]
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Well I'm sure those are the best five bullets for the author. For another person that list will be different. Don't know if they are the best but I use:
.223 - GameKing and PowerPoint
.243 - PowerPoint and SST
6.5x55 - Berger Hunting VLD
.270 - Core-Lokt
30-30 - Core-Lokt
30-06 - Core-Lokt
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#6440948 - 09/06/16 06:07 PM Re: The 5 Best Big-Game Bullets You Can Buy [Re: NTXBowfisher]
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Originally Posted By: NTXBowfisher
Hornady A-Max stir


Works fine.



Sierra Match King - works really fine. smile



Shot placement is the most important factor.

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