The .45 ACP is a good cartridge for shooting men, but bear, particularly the big ones like griz are a lot tougher than men. Anything is possible,
My buddy arrowed a bear and called me to help with the recovery.
but the one he specifically asked about, the "XTreme Penetrator", is loaded with an.
My recommendation would be the Lehigh Defense version of the XTreme Penetrator.
A 40 grain bullet at 3800 fps will punch more steel than a 45-70 with a 500 grain.
45 Acp Overall Length 451 Detonics, shortened to the overall length of the .45 ACP design. Support for the case head was also addressed by adopting a new chamber and barrel design. Performance conditions attached to the Options are described more fully in the notes below. Prior to the grant of the above Options, Mr. Hall held options over
Jun 3, 2017.
Chuke experiments with Underwood Extreme Penetrator in 9mm with his actual bear head (skinned with brain in) to.
Could you do a .45 acp?
Mar 2, 2015.
Here's the link to the .45acp rounds I was looking at.
Defense's masterfully designed Xtreme Penetrator bullets—the result is one jaw dropping round.
though, for the same reason it's a great choice for bear: penetration.
Feb 4, 2017.
Chuke tests 44 Mag and 10mm Underwood Extreme Penetrator on his actual Grizzly Bear Skull to dispel the urban myth that a bears skull will.