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#6457597 - 09/18/16 05:17 PM Hog Killin' bullet
onlysmith&wesson Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 07/10/14
Posts: 209
Loc: Lewisville/ Foard County
Really liking 165 gr Hornady SST, got a double with Tikka CTR.

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#6457603 - 09/18/16 05:23 PM Re: Hog Killin' bullet [Re: onlysmith&wesson]
Double Naught Spy Offline
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Registered: 05/18/11
Posts: 4165
Loc: Forestburg, Montague Cnty, TX
The SST seems to be a very good bullet in several calibers. I has the characteristics of tending to both penetrate well and to come apart in such a manner as to cause larger-sized wound cavities.

That's a nice hog. Where's the other?
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#6457645 - 09/18/16 06:07 PM Re: Hog Killin' bullet [Re: onlysmith&wesson]
onlysmith&wesson Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 07/10/14
Posts: 209
Loc: Lewisville/ Foard County
About 40 yards north of this one.

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#6457670 - 09/18/16 06:27 PM Re: Hog Killin' bullet [Re: onlysmith&wesson]
Bearclaw Offline
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Registered: 08/05/12
Posts: 1694
Loc: Dallas, TX
The SST has produced many DRTs for me. Great bullet!

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#6457724 - 09/18/16 06:58 PM Re: Hog Killin' bullet [Re: onlysmith&wesson]
onlysmith&wesson Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 07/10/14
Posts: 209
Loc: Lewisville/ Foard County
So far so good, it's new to me. I went to .308 two years ago and chose this bullet. Three coyotes, a good buck and one of these hogs have all dropped. I wish they made SST in .300 black out. For that, I'm shooting 110 gr V-max which has been good on coyotes, does and a few small pigs. Not sure how it would do on large hogs.

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#6457821 - 09/18/16 08:06 PM Re: Hog Killin' bullet [Re: onlysmith&wesson]
ktk120 Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 09/14/15
Posts: 112
Loc: Wylie
My choice also for both the AR10 for pigs and the bolt gun for deer.

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#6457835 - 09/18/16 08:16 PM Re: Hog Killin' bullet [Re: onlysmith&wesson]
onlysmith&wesson Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 07/10/14
Posts: 209
Loc: Lewisville/ Foard County
I shoot it through my Remington 700 5R Mil-Spec and my Tikka CTR. Good stuff.

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#6457870 - 09/18/16 08:32 PM Re: Hog Killin' bullet [Re: onlysmith&wesson]
Chris001 Offline
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Registered: 08/19/12
Posts: 305
Loc: Spring, TX
Ya, I load the same bullet for my sig 716 and have had no problem taking hogs....drops right where they stand. Good round.
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