Can a 500 magnum kill an elephant?
The Smith & Wesson 500 performed well during this hunt.
We recovered one of the bullets from the elephant and found it too retained over 90% of it’s weight.
If I were to hunt with a revolver all the time a scope would definately be in order..
Can a 50 cal rip your arm off?
A . 50 BMG bullet fired into you can rip off your arms, legs, head, etc. In fact, the . 50 BMG creates a temporary wound cavity LARGER than the average adult male human’s torso, meaning if you were shot in the chest, anywhere within 1 mile from the gun, you’d likely be ripped in half.
What is the most powerful bullet?
.700 Nitro ExpressBullet mass/typeVelocityEnergy1,000 gr (65 g) SP2,000 ft/s (610 m/s)8,900 ft⋅lbf (12,100 J)
What gun can kill an elephant?
375 H&H MagThe minimum legal caliber in almost all of Africa for elephant, buffalo, rhino (and lion) is . 375 H&H Mag. Most professional hunters (PHs) and experienced clients prefer calibers that start with a “4” such as the . 404 Jeffery, .
Can ak47 kill a lion?
A lion is flesh and blood and not discounting his musculature, nature and evolution has not seen any reason to endow him with a skull much thicker than man’s so yes, an AK-47 will kill a lion if properly placed.
Can a 308 kill an elephant?
The trick to killing an elephant is knowing exactly where to hit them, and then doing it. If you hit the spot, a . 308 will kill them. If you don’t hit the spot, a .