, as "God's country" where "anybody can come poor and anybody can git rich.
Because of the 600's short action, longer bullets had to be seated deep into the case's boiler room to meet overall length requirements, so shooters were pretty much stuck with the 120 grainers
or achieved lesser results with longer bullets.
45 Super--a cartridge delivering a 230-grain bullet at 1,100 fps and 185 grainers
at 1,300 fps--still in a basic 1911-sized platform.
I figured Bill most likely would use 150 grainers
on the piggies up in the central coast (a nice meat pig is only about 200 pounds or so) and because he had a large supply of 147-grain FMJs on hand for his M1A.
Then there's the 200-grain slug for close elk or not-so-close bear, followed by the great puncher for real trouble, the 220 grainer