Originally Posted by scott P
I was guessing .270.......25-06 is even better for that task.
I bought that M77 almost 40 years ago for $300.
I knew nothing about the gun or the caliber at the time. I think I did good.
75 gn Hornady HP somewhere over 3000 fps is my varmint load. Very flat shooting and packs a wallop.
Some folks may consider the following pic a little gruesome so I'll just supply a link for it.
Dead hog showing exit wound.