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The rifles, the cartridges, and the game

by Clay Harvey

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Published by Outdoor Life Books, Distributed by Meredith Corp. in New York, Des Moines, Iowa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hunting rifles.,
  • Cartridges.,
  • Hunting.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementClay Harvey.
    ContributionsHarvey, Clay.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSK274.2 .H375 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination260 p. :
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1455343M
    ISBN 100696111225
    LC Control Number93109669
    OCLC/WorldCa28964350

      John “Pondoro” Taylor wrote in his famous book, African Rifles and Cartridges, of the WR: “It has quite remarkably deep penetration, fully capable of driving its bullet the length of a big elephant’s body.” Taking the context of his statement, we can confidently assume that he . The evolution of modern rifles and cartridges --The modern single-shot --The lever-actions --The autoloaders --The slide-actions --The bolt-action rifle --Woods rifles and cartridges --The mountain rifle --Medicine for dangerous game --Other specialty rifles --The custom rifle --All about rifle barrels --The trigger --Choosing an optical sight.

    Another decade should witness the end of all the old-time black powder cartridges, the low pressure nitros, and the big game rifles in which they are used. Even the made-over cartridges, those that have been changed to high velocity like the,,, and, while they have undoubted merit, will probably soon give way to. : RIFLES AND CARTRIDGES FOR LARGE GAME: Limited First Edition, pages. Over all color photographs. # OF A LIMITED FIRST EDITION OF ONLY COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. BOUND IN CLOTH AND HOUSED IN A STURDY SLIPCASE WHICH IS ALSO BOUND IN CLOTH. Lane Simpson, who has been field editor for Shooting Times magazine for 20 years, .

    Pierre is known as an avid rifle and cartridge collector, reloader, wildcatter and ballistic experimenter. The point being, he is well qualified to write a definitive reference about contemporary African dangerous game cartridges and this book covers virtually all of them, old and new, that are in use today. The Wingo cartridge case was just under an inch long at inch, with a rimfire rim and case head. The caliber case diameter prevented loading Long Rifles in the firearm. The cartridge failed along with the game’s concept, which would have required building indoor ranges.


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Lyman's guide to big game cartridges & rifles: A complete reference guide to the best cartridges, rifles, and equipment for big game hunting Paperback – January 1, by Edward Matunas (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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John Howard 'Pondoro' Taylor ( - ) was a big-game hunter of Irish descent. In Africa he experimented extensively using different types of rifles and calibers, which made him an expert in big game rifles. He is credited with developing the 'Taylor KO Factor' and wrote several now classic books/5(56).

In this book, the renowned professional hunter John Pondoro Taylor explains in great detail the weapons suitable for use in Africa for hunting dangerous game.

Based on his decades of experience, Taylor covers all manner of cartridges from the large bores to the small bores and details their recommended uses and effectiveness on the animals of Africa/5(3). Yet, there are a multitude of dangerous game cartridges that will suit the largest game animals.

The Jeffery, Rigby and Remington Magnum, Winchester The cartridges and Lott ; all make sound choices for the bolt guns, while the Government and Marlin can be effective lever gun choices, especially for Alaska. African Rifles and Cartridges: The Experiences and Opinions of a Professional Ivory Hunter by Taylor, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at As a manufacturer of traditional big game rifles there are always those classic books that come up in discussion and without question one of the very best is John ‘Pondoro’ Taylors “African Rifles & Cartridges” published in Meet the new, screaming fast Nosler 26 cartridge and Patriot rifle.

It's a flat-shooting, big-game cartridge offered in a grain bullet (3, fps muzzle velocity) and a grain bullet (3, Probably the most comprehensive book ever written about the 48 African Big Game cartridges and the rifles designed for them. Written by a leading P.H. it's pages contain all the essential informaiton regarding rifles, optics, cartridges, recoil factors, handloading for big bores, and ballistics for any hunter who carries a big bore rifle and hunts dangerous game.

By Wooters et al. This book provides an accounting of the rifles and cartridges that drive small game and varmint shooting. Popular rifle platforms are discussed, as well as caliber selection and shooting techniques that will make varmint and small game hunting more enjoyable and successful.

Pages - Softcover. The basic techincs of rifles, cartridges and hunting African game have been quite the same or very similar since the beginning of 20th century so the book is still very up to date (like perhaps Sofocles and Shakespeare are in other ways)/5(54). 22 Long Rifle (22 LR): A cartridge that is often used for target shooting and the hunting of small game such as squirrel.

Because of the small size of this cartridge, the smallest self-defense handguns chambered in 22 rimfire (though less effective than most centerfire handguns cartridges) can be concealed in situations where a handgun.

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