Originally Posted by paul0660
Every time, but not out of a 2 inch barrel. .357 is up to twice the impact of a .45. I have never asked a bear, however.
If that's the case and the .357mag out of a 4" barrel will stop a bear better than a 45+p out of a 4" barrel, I better start looking at the .357mag VS .45+p. I guess I am learning something new every post.