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#3360529 - 09/15/13 07:44 PM Re: TEZ vs. Shockwave [Re: Deer Assassin]
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the 300 barnes expander is bad @ 2400 fps i have killed 2 with it
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#3360584 - 09/15/13 08:18 PM Re: TEZ vs. Shockwave [Re: Deer Assassin]
ratsnakeboogy
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The two I have shot with the Shockwaves and 100 grains of BH209 have not impressed me. Exit hole was the same size as entrance hole and the wound channel was narrow. Still dead, just not what I wanted. They seem to just pencil through. One at 95 yards and one at 130.
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#3360917 - 09/16/13 06:16 AM Re: TEZ vs. Shockwave [Re: Deer Assassin]
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 Originally Posted By: Deer Assassin
the 300 barnes expander is bad @ 2400 fps i have killed 2 with it


X2 this is a killer bullet, shot extremely accurate as well. Killed a bunch with it & only 1 tracking job that a blind man could have done (30 yards) it looked like the ground was painted red lol.

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#3361253 - 09/16/13 12:08 PM Re: TEZ vs. Shockwave [Re: fullstream]
Roost 1
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Harvester PT Gold is an excellent bullet thats very easy on the pocket.....
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#3361647 - 09/16/13 05:14 PM Re: TEZ vs. Shockwave [Re: Roost 1]
pick-a-spot
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Well sounds like the consensus leans toward the TEZ's.
Thanks for all the input and I will spend the extra for Barnes TEZ.
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#3366274 - 09/19/13 05:03 PM Re: TEZ vs. Shockwave [Re: Deer Assassin]
climb_higher
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I'm a fan of Barnes.
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#3381847 - 09/30/13 09:45 PM Re: TEZ vs. Shockwave [Re: Roost 1]
UTGrad
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 Originally Posted By: Roost 1
Harvester PT Gold is an excellent bullet thats very easy on the pocket.....


That's what I've been shooting : )

They are a PITA to get though...you have to order them online. Im thinking about switching sabots to something I can pick up anytime like the Hornady SST.

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