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Big Game Hunting Podcast

Jul 23, 2020

Show Notes:

Show Giveaway: Send an email to with you guesses for the 10 most popular centerfire rifle cartridges in the USA today. The person who gets the most cartridges correct will win a $100 gift card to Lucky Gunner.

If more than one person sends in the correct number, the person who sends me their answer FIRST will win. I will announce the winner on 30 July, so I must receive all submissions by 29 July 2020. This contest is only open to lawful permanent residents of the USA.

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What We Covered

1) Recommendations on specific episodes to listen to if you haven't heard them already: Episode 88 best cartridges to use in an AR-15, Episode 85 Phil Massaro Plains Game, Episode 74 Phi Massaro Cape Buffalo, Episode 81 Ryan Cleckner Shooting Tips, Episodes 40, 41, and 42 Glenn Guess on hog hunting, Episode 36 the 25-06 vs 6.5 Creedmoor vs 270, Episode 8 6.5 Creedmoor vs 308 Winchester, Episode 5 Shotgun Gauges, and Episode 4 7mm Rem vs 300 Win Mag.

2) Pros and cons of hunting with very common cartridges, those that are less common, and those that are practically impossible to find.

3) Trends I've noticed in the current ammo shortage due to COVID-19 and social unrest in the United States.

4) Lessons you can learn from the ongoing situation.

5) A funny story from an experience I had in a Gander Mountain several years ago.

6) A special announcement about my new product launch!

7) The special giveaway I'm doing in honor of this being Episode 100 and how to enter!

Show Sponsor

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