Question: Can 6 5 Grendel kill an elk?

The 6.5 Grendel is absolutely capable of getting the job done on elk, but in my opinion, larger and more powerful cartridges are much better choices. You don’t need to go crazy and use something like a . 338 Lapua on elk (though it will absolutely work).

Will a 6.5 Grendel kill a moose?

The Grendel is a great caliber from grouse to deer but its not a bear or moose caliber. It can kill one sure but the moose you shoot might run a very long way and they tend to expire in the worst possible place.

Can a 6.5 Grendel kill a bear?

No, you can shoot a bear with a . 223 in Idaho if you want. We have shot two bears with a 6CM. Pick a good bullet.

Is 6.5 Grendel a barrel burner?

As far as I know, none of us have shot out a 6.5 Grendel Barrel. As for the life, it all depends on the use. If all you ever do is hunt short ranges and shoot paper at 200-300 yards. Well, you’ll probably never burn out a barrel.

Is 6.5 Grendel good for elk?

The 6.5 Grendel is absolutely capable of getting the job done on elk, but in my opinion, larger and more powerful cartridges are much better choices. You don’t need to go crazy and use something like a . 338 Lapua on elk (though it will absolutely work).

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Is 6.5 Grendel good for hogs?

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223 Remington, even with heavy hunting bullets, is not a great choice for shooting pigs weighing up to 300 pounds. Yes, most pigs are not that large, but just about every sounder you encounter will have a sow over 150 pounds or boars that are 200 plus and tough as nails.

Can a 22 kill a bear?

22s can kill things like bears, short of brain and spinal cord shots, the . 22 may not incapacitate the bear quickly enough.

Can a 30/30 kill a grizzly bear?

The 30-30 is not a grizzly gun.

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