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    what bullets are suitable for African plains game?

  • #2
    probably like a 460 weatherby magnum. depending on the size of the animal

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    • #3
      Bullets or Caliber rifle ?
      As for caliber, The .30's will work well on the plains game(.30-06,.300 Win Mag). Elk type rounds would be good for this.

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      • #4
        something like a 300 weatherby mag. with 200 grain bullet

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        • #5
          .22

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          • #6
            Jim Carmichael had an outstanding article on the use of a .30-06 in Africa as the ONLY gun he took. I found it to be a great read and over the years I have learned a great deal from the man. I was sorely disappointed when he retired (he didn't ask me if he could, wait I retired in... never mind) The article can be found at http://www.outdoorlife.com/articles/gear/2007/09/3006-africa.

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            • #7
              Any 30-06 type, I prefer a 300 Win Mag

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