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Old 10-13-2012, 02:17 AM   #41
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Mule deer? I think my next choice is Big Horn Sheep.
Big Horn Sheep are not part of the deer family, thus not part of this particular comparison.

Never ate one of them though; what do they taste like? Chicken? ;-)
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Don't ya have to win a lottery to hunt Big Horns these days ?

A goat actually gored a hiker and then stood over him as he bled out. It defended the body for quite some time. So a good trail gun is an excellent thread and all game should be "on" the table.
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Don't ya have to win a lottery to hunt Big Horns these days ?
That or be wealthy enough to sponsor a lottery of your own.
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My dad hunts in bear country and he carries an 8" .44 revolver (German police cowboy style) and it has saved his life. Only shoot a bear if you are sure you can kill it. A judge or a 44 will do the trick.
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Smith & Wesson Mountain gun in 44 Mag
Or Ruger Alaskan 44 Mag.
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As an old gun collector, I just have to ask? What is a German Police Cowboy style revolver?
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As an old gun collector, I just have to ask? What is a German Police Cowboy style revolver?
I am curious as well ? Most of the Polizei I met were very professional - others had seen one too many drunk GIs...
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Gonzilla yes as you know the Germans have a long history of semiauto and machine pistols. The German police and military gave up on revolvers over 100 years ago. I am most interested in the German Police Cowboy handgun?
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Op: im in wa as well, i feel fine carrying a 4" ruger in 357, even when im up by kettle falls. So a ruger blackhawk or redhawk, used, would be just fine. Even a taurus might suffice. Good luck.
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As an old gun collector, I just have to ask? What is a German Police Cowboy style revolver?
Now Goddangit, that seems like something Norinco would be marketing.
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