Mossberg r15 varmint tactical predator w18 barrel rifle. The cartridge is designed to fit a long action and is ballistically close to the. Rugged and hardhitting, the compact and easytocarry ruger guide gun is ready for whatever conditions or game come your way. Nosing through the woodleigh bullets reloading manual a volume that any reloader of big game cartridges should definitely have in his or her.
The diversity of makes, models, and calibers can sometimes make the choosing stage very difficult, but if you are a longdistance hunter, you should search for the best 300 win mag hunting gun. Using bullets from hornady vmax, sp, rn or fmj, hornady gmx, ib, sst, sp, btsp, rn, bt. The allaround joy of alliant reloder 15 gun digest. Ruger km145p mini14 223 rem all weather ranch rifle. Now, it will beat you up if you sit and shoot 50 or more shots. The new enduron line of powder, imr 4451, pushed the raptor to a muzzle velocity of 3,340 fps. The article shows 4 but i already had data on one of the lengths so i didnt need to do that one again. Then select your bullet weight, powder manufacturer and powder type. Aug 25, 2015 based on the article, i loaded up 3 loads for my 300 win mag. My advice would be to work up the load for your gun and see what it likes the best. This means that a bolt with a large face is needed which often means a large action and a largeheavy rifle.
Under the gca, long guns and long gun ammunition may be sold only to persons 18 years of age or older. The us army has made a major push to adopt it for their new versions of the m24 sws and as such a new emphasis was placed on making it an effective cartridge for 1500 meter engagements. It works best in a rifle with a barrel at least 24 inches long. Ruger hkm77rfp hawkeye bolt action 300 win wstainless finish rifle. Some of the brass for my 300 win mag, 308 norma mag and 8mm rem mag all belted magnum cases have been reloaded up to 20 times. Its an excellent allaround cartridge, whose performance allows for superb accuracy as well as stopping power. Bear hunting in alberta canada with montana rifle company 300. The author used a handloaded 150grain cutting edge bullets copper raptor bullet, a monumental hollowpoint with a polymer tip. Does a customer have to be a certain age to buy firearms or ammunition from a licensee. Jun 28, 2017 larysa switlyk from larysa unleashed travels to canada to break in her new montana rifle company 300 win mag rifle while bear hunting. Savage 10110ba stealth evolution 300 win mag 24 5 22863. Ftx handgun additional data sources obsolete reloading data. Recoil is much more manageable and the cartridge is generally much easier on barrels.
This exhibits itself in loose primer pockets, ejector marks on the back of the case, hard extraction hard bolt lift and early head separation. Top 5 best 300 win mag rifles to buy in 2019 rifles hq. The rifle has a 26 inch barrel, weighs just under 7 pounds, and has a 3 round magazine capacity. While other variants of the xbolt may function better in other roles, the stainless stalker is another one of the best. Hunting rifles started to appear in the 1990s and they received new forms and designs along the way. Gun writers have spilled a lot of ink comparing the accuracy of the 308 vs 3006 vs 300 win mag. Complete data using bullets from hornady, nosler, sierra, speer, barnes, berger, lapua, and others. Mossberg r15 varmint tactical predator w22 barrel rifle. It explains weapon employment zone analysis and applies it throughout the book to show how effectiveness can be improved through.
Dec 19, 2017 the 300 norma mag is based off of the 338 norma mag case necked down to accept a. Winchester model 70 extreme weather ss bolt action rifle. The fact that the cartridge has gone to win many 1,000yard 910 m matches suggests that such a concern is unfounded. I suspect the amax will shoot well out of your 300 win mag. A lot of new things have happened with the 300 win mag over the past few years.
It is also based off of the same parent cartridge as the 338 lapua mag. Load data custom rifles catalog listing by cartridge. Adding to that reputation of tactical superiority in 2017, we proudly introduce the remington model 700. The goal of this article is to help you determine which. Includes light youth hunting, target and plinking loads. Loaded with 168grain bullets specifically designed for hostagerescue training, it was laser accurate, comfortable to shoot and offered longer range. That said, the 300 rum gives hunters the ability to wring more performance out. But with hand loaded ammunition in long magazine rifles such as the winchester m70 and remington m700, the. Ballistic data out to 1, 000 yards for over 190 calibers and over 2. It may be just me but i was wanting more info on the 300 win mag and didnt get it. If you have been following this blog, i bought a savage 110 fcp in 300 win mag and have experimenting to find a good load for this rifle. Apr 22, 2009 in the field of tactical precision rifle cartridges, there are a number of contenders for top gun and they are formidable indeed. If youre unsure, or just want options, check as many boxes as youd like.
Nov 05, 2010 i dont think it has so much to do with the brand of gun as it does with the individual gun itself. Each weapon is made to deliver certain features to the hunter and the type of game desired. Nov 15, 2011 i dont have experience with the amax 178 in 300 win mag, but i do shoot the amax 178 out of my rem 308 and the amax shoots on par with the sierra matchking 175, just have to put a little more powder. There is little load data on the superformance still and i think a lot of people are afraid to experiment with reloading.
The 300 wm is an outstanding cartridge for military sniping, but as you might imagine, it offers a lot of power and penetration. The united states secret service also still utilizes the. The ballistic performances based off five grain types for. This cartridge has been around for many years as a wildcat before. I have more than 10lbs of superformance on hand and have been trying to see if i can come up with a long range load using it. Apr 15, 2019 having a burn rate in the middle of the spectrum, reloder 15 will serve the handloader in cartridges from the. The 22250 bullet is a top performer in the 22 centerfire class. Mag the answer to most hunting questions gun digest. The ballistic performances based off five grain types for velocity are 3,260 fts 165 gr, 3,146 fts 180 gr, 3,083 fts 190 gr, 3,029 fts.
Includes data on all factory centerfire and rimfire cartridges for all rifles and. Also i deviated from the article in that instead of doing two 3 shot groups, i did one 5 shot group for each load. Rifle reloading for flexible usage, we provide our reloading data in metric and imperial dimension systems, i. In order to take full advantage of the case capacity, its best to use slowerburning powders. This fellow had trays of handloaded rounds, tables of data relating to preset. Winchester model 70 extreme weather ss bolt action. While picking the most accurate cartridge of the three is a somewhat contentious subject, most people agree that all three cartridges are capable of excellent accuracy. Bryan litz books take his highly complex ideas and explain them in layman terms. Bullet data pages now include complete stability data.94 533 1597 1017 868 349 1161 230 1482 1222 1550 710 448 1356 988 1261 161 1480 1267 1436 1327 91 675 1286 443 1255 1077 423 475 474 1521 1333 177 439 1526 1381 1265 495 334 1100 692 906 1399 1153 1334 1257