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#205562 - 02/11/20 08:28 AM Re: First deer with the 460 Rowland 1911 [Re: Ernie]
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Great story and congratulations on all of your deer.

I have considered purchasing a .460 Rowland for some time and wondered how it would perform on deer. Also considered whether it was any better performance wise than a 10 mm. You certainly help answer some questions for me on that.

Thanks for posting the story and the info on the gun and load.

John

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#205567 - 02/11/20 02:01 PM Re: First deer with the 460 Rowland 1911 [Re: Ernie]
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Huge congrats. One of the least known but one of the best whitetail handgun cartridges out there. I love mine. Superbly accurate.


Edited by reflex264 (02/11/20 02:02 PM)
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#205568 - 02/11/20 02:42 PM Re: First deer with the 460 Rowland 1911 [Re: reflex264]
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#205572 - 02/11/20 03:30 PM Re: First deer with the 460 Rowland 1911 [Re: Ernie]
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Nice deer and terrific shooting!
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#205578 - 02/11/20 10:19 PM Re: First deer with the 460 Rowland 1911 [Re: Sawfish]
dave thomas
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a wall hanger and a double on skin heads, what a season!

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#205594 - 02/13/20 01:28 PM Re: First deer with the 460 Rowland 1911 [Re: dave thomas]
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Thanks boys!!!

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#205704 - 02/21/20 08:56 PM Re: First deer with the 460 Rowland 1911 [Re: Ernie]
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Very nice buck!

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#205772 - 02/26/20 11:50 PM Re: First deer with the 460 Rowland 1911 [Re: Willicd76]
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jcp161,
I have the 10mm also and love that round. The 460 however is a whole other power level. Puts em down fast.

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#205773 - 02/27/20 08:24 AM Re: First deer with the 460 Rowland 1911 [Re: minnesotahunter]
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That's what I'm looking for minnesotahunter.
I have an older Gold Cup and think I may have to pick up a conversion unit for it.

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#205777 - 02/27/20 11:59 AM Re: First deer with the 460 Rowland 1911 [Re: jcp161]
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That would make a gorgeous Rowland platform!

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