Archives

Posts Tagged: selecting a cartridge

Ron Spomer

Light Bullet Verses Heavy Bullet – Which to Choose?


No Comments

Winchester, for instance, offers 30-06 ammunition with six different bullet weights. The little 308 Winchester gets six, too, and the 223 Remington is offered in nine! Why so many options? And which should you choose for what kind of shooting? As a general rule, the heavier the game you hunt, the heavier your bullet should […]

Read More
Ron Spomer

Bearable Cartridges for Black Bear


No Comments

In our enthusiasm for cartridges we often forget that the bullet is the real work horse here. You can run it through the fanciest, most advanced, most accurate rifle in the world and push it to hyper velocity, but if it’s not built right, you lose. A good bear bullet needs to be stout, something […]

Read More