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Old 11-11-2011, 06:10 PM
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Default Recovered Barnes Spitfire

Barnes Spitfire 245g shot from a T/C Omega .50 with 100g 777 loose.
weighed on my digital scale - 245.2 g so I assuming 100% weight retention.
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Old 11-11-2011, 06:15 PM
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Yep, its a thing of beauty!
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Old 11-11-2011, 06:18 PM
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Hard to beat a Barnes.
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Old 11-11-2011, 06:26 PM
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A picture is worth a thousand wordsthat's how a good bullet performs!!!!
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Old 11-11-2011, 06:29 PM
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very impressive bullet there.
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Old 11-11-2011, 06:34 PM
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Where was it recovered from game or a back stop?
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Old 11-12-2011, 03:37 AM
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Pretty expansion, but I also would like to know where it came from. If an animal, how big, how far did it penetrate? Inquiring minds want to know.
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Old 11-12-2011, 03:51 AM
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I am so glad I shoot them
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Old 11-12-2011, 07:43 AM
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The Buck stops with Barnes!
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Old 11-12-2011, 08:45 AM
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im gonna guess this was recovered from a target trap er such. i havnt ever had one stay inside a deer, always a pass through. we are dbl lungers here though, i would think that a shoulder shot would create more of a deformity?
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