Ammo A Faster, Flatter. You'll get plenty of penetration for the kind of front end defensive shots you're anticipating and they would probably do just fine on going away shots too. If to feet per second velocities are the goal, cast bullets are the vehicle. The 44 is never the gun that my is but when your dropping a duece in the woods its nice to have a piece of steel on your chest in the dark. Visit off road photo album.
Anyway my wife and I were shooting one day and it was rainy in Alaska weird huh? I've never before heard anyone question the effectiveness of the. Something to consider, anyway. At that time it was evident to me - even with my gun in my hand and ready - if the bear had been after me - I would have been a goner. Today we have many fine choices for cast hunting bullets for the. Maybe a will work for me.
My favortie loads for this bullet are In fact this bullet more closely resembles the. At that time, Cor Bon insisted that their grain flat point fully jacketed was superior to any hardcast. Especially while cleaning animals. I don't think anybody in the world knows more about penetration on big game with. The bear will die eventually. Ask if any hunter has EVER recovered a from game?
But do they have enough poopandgo to shatter those bones, whether or not they get on past to the vitals. Its primary job is range fun with 44 special type loads in mag brass say on the hot side of specials and then I carry it when in hairy places here. I never did Chrono any, but they are loaded to the gills! Black bears are built differently and the requirements for hunting can be different. IMHO, If you are going to build it, do it once and do it right. While the extended range may not be that much, the expansion is. Respect the rules of the neighborhood you're in while visiting