I was wondering if someone could help me locate the author of the image of the deer found on this site? It is the image of the deer lying on its back with the red arrow pointing upwards. I would like to ask him permission to use the image in my upcoming book. Please have him Private Message me or post on this thread. Thank you.
If you're only hunting deer the 260 is fine. If you want to go west and hunt larger game, buy the 300. I bought mine expecting to do that. It works a number on deer. With the Winchester SuperX i've never had one take another step. I've smacked one around 90degrees with it. It'll mangle the shoulders if you punch through them though. I'm happy with it though.
i live here in washington, and i shoot a 300 for every thing even the little black tails. i love it. if you want to hunt big mulies out west grap that 300. if you reload your own you can down load it for your seer so it wont be as devistaing
I am NOT an expert. But I'm too cheap to pay for anyone else to do the job (local shop wanted $200 to tan my coyote hide). I've used this recipe for rabbit hides, deer hides, a moose skin, and a coyote pelt. I've adapted this recipe from one I found online. Feel free to use it but use this tip at your own risk and comply with all local laws wherever you are. When butchering: Cool the hide as soon as you can get it off the animal. Remove the hide form the...