steve i can find a freezer somewhere to store meat in if i fill mine up.
psyco both are good cartrages but of the two i'd go 45-70 it's been around a long long time and been tested by a lot of old timers who liked it or it wouldn't be around anymore.
Jim Zumbo, Craig Boddington, Ron Spomer and Wayne Van Zwoll are all solid contributers to the modern hunting literature. Through their gifts (both hunting and writing) they make us better hunters. Whether it is letting us learn from their mistakes or by teaching us new techniques,they help us harvest more game. But I suggest looking to the oldies, the fathers of the outdoor writing craft, to learn tricks that you might have not used.
I chose to shoot the 270 winchester because I grew up...