444 marlin recoil?

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  1. A-grizzly

    A-grizzly New Member

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    How's the recoil of a 444 marlin compared to that of a .270 WIN (both rifles the same weight)?

    thanks!
     
  2. army mp

    army mp Member

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    You really can not compare apples to apples with these two caliber’s but, my book shows 8 pound rifles 270 with 100 grain bullet 18.2 free recoil. And the 444 with 240 grain 21.1 this should give you a base line to go buy.
     

  3. GMFWoodchuck

    GMFWoodchuck New Member

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    The .444 has more recoil.
     
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