had a discussion on another forum--300wby vs 300wsm. under no condition will the wsm match the 300 wby. another thing i learned is that with the heavier bullets in the 300wsm, you use up case powder space-thus defeating the purpose of the wsm.
The only advantage I see the WSMs and SAUMs having is the eliminate the long bolt draw that's present in most full-length magnum chamberings, so people with shorter arms, or those who dislike that long draw have guns that they can handle more easily.
[ This Message was edited by: Captain_Obvious on 2004-01-29 20:02 ]
My biggest discomfort when it comes to hunting is my feet and when they get cold or wet my hunting fun slowly turns to a job trying to keep comfortable.
In my opinion wool socks are the only socks you should be using while hunting. Any other socks do not provide the proper insulation and if they get wet all they are good for is giving you blisters. A common myth people share is that cotton socks will keep you cooler than wool because of the lighter fabric but I have noticed that wool socks in...