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Old 11-12-2012, 15:09   #4
Travelin' Jack
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Originally Posted by rednoved View Post
I guess it depends on the tasks. The 30-06 can handle a heavier grain bullet, and still deliver higher velocity and energy. I believe the 30-06 has a slightly flatter trajectory as well.
You have the bolded part backwards. The 30-06 hits harder, the 270 shoots flatter.

I'd rather have a 270 out of the two, but I don't hunt anything bigger than deer.
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