From a big game only perspective, is there any reason to choose a .25-06 over the .270?
Harrysigafoo said:The 130gr 270 is slightly better than the 120 grain 2506 for deer and bigger stuff.
You said big game only, BUT if varmint is in the pictur, the 25-06 is a better choice.
Remember we are talking the same case with only a bullet diameter difference of .013----pretty little change.
blitzinstripes said:The .25/06 may be a tad flatter shooting, but the difference is negligible. The .270 with 150 grain bullets packs more of a whallop esp at long distance.