Allen,I think the two-blade head is the key for you to penetrating the shoulder. I shoot 60 pounds of draw weight. Some of these are homogenous alloy, and some are cup-and-core, but all have polymer tips to initiate expansion. The hunting group i was with couldnt believe the damage. Now, was it a lethal hit Soft bullets such as this Remington CoreLokt Ultra Bonded expand dramatically and dump tremendous energy into game animals, but penetration is limited. If the deer expired quickly and was easily recovered — within sensible limits — who cares what the bullet looks like?
It was a big pointer, he said, and it came past his stand on a straight line after hearing his faux grunts. If the deer expired quickly and was easily recovered — within sensible limits — who cares what the bullet looks like? I think about a 60 gr. Mule deer probably average a bit heavier than whitetails and also on average are probably taken at somewhat longer ranges. Long-Range Hunting Bullets In the beginning, man had a rock, and man was hungry. Pat B Administrator Member Posts: That might result in no more than a flesh wound if not penetrated knuckle or a single lung hit if there is partial penetration thicker part of the flat part or a double lung if there is complete penetration thinner part of the falt part.
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Premium hunting bullets, and discussions of what makes a particular hunting bullet ideal for this or that, are much en vogue. All GrizzlyStik arrows can be set up to hit grains or more. I just killed a doe earlier this week and I hit her dead on the shoulder. I believe overall you can probably get it done, but it would be marginal. By aiming at the heart, a ducking animal simply moves the point of impact to the lungs and still within the kill zone. My bad experience last year was with using a Rage and had the same shoulder hit.
I hit a nice " or so buck a week ago in Minnesota. Other About Us Contact. I finally took a look at the front half of the arrow that was left in the buck. The slick trick passed through both shoulders. I hit a med buck in the shoulder blade a couple of weeks ago. Make the most of all that comes and the least of all that goes!