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Old 06-23-2010, 04:29 PM
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Put it through both shoulders with a .277 trophy bonded tip. DRT
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Old 06-23-2010, 04:44 PM
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Right under his ear....like this....

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Old 06-23-2010, 04:51 PM
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Zero meat wasted and zero tracking, nice shooting silverboar, glad to see some other graduates of meat hunter shooting university.
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Old 06-23-2010, 04:56 PM
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I am going to be high in a tree, fairly close quarters at night 30 yards or so downwind, headlamp is all I have no scope light
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Old 06-29-2010, 04:22 PM
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or like this


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Old 06-30-2010, 09:30 AM
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Originally Posted by zrexpilot View Post
or like this




Good shot .22 Hornet it is enough to lay down
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Old 07-02-2010, 10:27 AM
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I won't advocate a 22 hornet for most hog hunting. If you miss, you have a real chance to wound the animal. With that said, there are certainly guys who are good enough of marksmen to make it work.

Nice shooting, zrex.
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Old 07-02-2010, 10:45 AM
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Old 07-02-2010, 10:57 AM
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I personally, would double lung him. Any animal, no matter how big or small can't live through a double lung shot.
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Old 07-02-2010, 02:28 PM
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A hog is not built like a deer. A hogs heart and lungs sit very low in the body. For a hog that is broadside a bullet in the ear, below the ear or on line between the ear and will do the trick every time. A shot low and just behind the crook in the front leg will also do it every time.

http://www.hunting-in-texas.com/learnhogs.htm

Most of my hogs have fallen to a .50 inline muzzleloder. A few dozen of them have been killed with a .22 magnum and a .223.

Shooting a big boar hog in the shoulder is not the answer unless you are using heavy for caliber bullets that will hold together well.
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