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Old 03-29-2013, 06:32 PM   #21
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only in the hands of a skilled hunter and shooter using the proper ammo. yes there are some hunters in the past that used the 7x57 to hunt elephants with. but they well above average hunters and most were talented shooters.
And a little on the crazy side.
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The 175 gr 7mm bullet has incredible sectional density. Penetration is superb. Bell killed hundreds, perhaps thousands of elephants with brain shots from the 7 X 57
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The 175 gr 7mm bullet has incredible sectional density. Penetration is superb. Bell killed hundreds, perhaps thousands of elephants with brain shots from the 7 X 57
That did not make him firing on all 8. He also used solids, not cup and core.
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