now if it is legal i would like to hunt javelina with either a .17hmr or a .22 magnum. Now remember that is my opinion.also big game rifles with fmj will suffice. silver bear makes fmj 30/06 fmj's be careful if you use silver bear they have nickel cases not brass ones - good luck.
[ This Message was edited by: Sniperwolf.270# on 2003-12-04 08:50 ]
Others have offered up a sighting of roughly 2 inches high at 100 yards as a good sighting scheme. In my own experience I have come to favor a sighting of 3.5 inches high at 100 yards. This allows for the individual to hold dead-on (directly in the middle of the top and bottom) the animal out to roughly 350 yards.
Magnum calibers such as the 7mm Remington and 300 Winchester will extend this slightly. At 400 yards I hold directly on the backbone of the animal. The drop at this range allows the...