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by Roosevelt Gill (2017-07-14)

With smaller metal-jacketed projectiles ranging from .400 to .620 and velocities around 2,000 ft/s (610 m/s) they possessed vastly improved trajectory and penetration over their black powder forebears. Dussome told of one client who wounded a wolf with a .280, a perfect wolf caliber, and came back with a .338 and missed four straight, obviously cringing at the recoil.