Theodore Roosevelt with large-caliber rifle and dead elephant. An elephant gun is a large caliber gun, rifled or smoothbore, originally developed for use by big- game ... Early use. As Europeans made inroads into Africa in the early 19th century, guns were developed to handle the very large game encountered. This was ...
J. D. Jones (born November 21, 1936) is an American firearms and cartridge designer, firearms ... The .950 JDJ (24.1x70mm) is a powerful large caliber rifle cartridge ... Projectiles are custom-made and most commonly weigh 3,600 grains (230 g) ... to Handgun Hunting: Tips and Tactics for Hunting Small and Big Game.
May 21, 2017 ... This gun is no joke. It uses 240 grains of powder to push a 2400-grain bullet 2100 FPS, generating approximately 10 times the recoil of a 30-06.
Aug 2, 2013 ... SSK Industries has introduced the .950 JDJ, the largest-caliber rifle ever built. ... A "sportmsan exception" was made for the SSK .950 JDJ.
Aug 1, 2013 ... A video posted to LiveLeak shows the largest caliber rifle ever made — .905 caliber. See it in action.
May 21, 2012 ... This sort of round requires a monster rifle to fire it, and only three have been made. The guns weigh 80 pounds or more depending on the ...
Jan 22, 2015 ... Sometimes, a good name will go a long way, and a big round aptly ..... several guys from Knights Rifles try out the first .950 JDJ ever made, ...
This incredible anti-tank ( Anti-anything ) rifle fires a 84mm bullet. ... Made by the Krupp steel works during the Second World War, this monster sits on two ...