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Pigs just die - consumer alert ! You’re welcome... #7667238 11/20/19 03:19 AM
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I stumbled upon a factory 308 load from Sellier Bellot that you can buy for $ 12.00 a box

I’ve been using the 150 grain version of their Soft Point Cutting Edge (SPCE) for about a month

5 shots - 5 hits - 5 dead

Longest ran 50 yards, 2 of 5 shots not optimally placed (too far back) - still dead

4 of 5 pass throughs (hogs 200 lbs or less).

Finally got a recovery this past weekend - shot was 40 yards broadside - bullet struck lower shoulder arm and hit the bone squarely , continued traveling straight missed the heart by 2 inches broke lower ribs entered offside front leg and was recovered along bone opposite shoulder - took a direct bone strike and 18” of hog to stop this bullet.

He ran 20 yards

250 lbs

$12.00 a box ....

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Re: Pigs just die - consumer alert ! You’re welcome... [Re: Pig_Popper] #7667245 11/20/19 03:23 AM
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... more photos

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Re: Pigs just die - consumer alert ! You’re welcome... [Re: Pig_Popper] #7667328 11/20/19 07:27 AM
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Milf does the trick.

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Re: Pigs just die - consumer alert ! You’re welcome... [Re: Pig_Popper] #7667496 11/20/19 02:31 PM
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Certainly excellent results, and a good price!
I figure it costs me between 45-50¢ a round to reload 150 grain Hornady SP bullets, assuming that I get free brass from friends who don't reload
At $12/box that's 60¢/round.

Not bad at all!


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Re: Pigs just die - consumer alert ! You’re welcome... [Re: Pig_Popper] #7667585 11/20/19 03:39 PM
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Cost effective is good!

Nice report.


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Re: Pigs just die - consumer alert ! You’re welcome... [Re: Pig_Popper] #7667770 11/20/19 06:01 PM
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Tell me again, what was the retained weight of that recovered bullet?


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It's a RUGER, for cryin' out loud; "What's the round count?" or "How many rounds down the tube?" are irrelevant!
Re: Pigs just die - consumer alert ! You’re welcome... [Re: Dennis in Ft Worth] #7667845 11/20/19 07:05 PM
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Originally Posted by Dennis in Ft Worth
Tell me again, what was the retained weight of that recovered bullet?


122 grains recovered weight

Jacket and core are not bonded , I deconstructed the bullet after weighing it - if anybody cares to see those photos I can take some and post ...


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that's pretty impressive. Great field testing

Re: Pigs just die - consumer alert ! You’re welcome... [Re: Pig_Popper] #7667910 11/20/19 07:50 PM
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what kind of accuracy are you getting?


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Re: Pigs just die - consumer alert ! You’re welcome... [Re: unclebubba] #7668168 11/20/19 11:24 PM
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Originally Posted by unclebubba
what kind of accuracy are you getting?


Consistently 1 MOA

5 shot group with Leupold scope at 100 yards

4 shot on hand warmer with a 2x mag thermal optic

In the field - haven’t missed a shot yet

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