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I was able to by way of my private 1000 yard range as set up for the use of portable steel targets to make this 300 Win Mag effective well out to 1200 yards at first, and with special high BC bullet hand loads, push the range to 1400 yards …

load for a 300 win mag to shoot 1000 yards | Long Range ...

Hi I am new to the 1000 yard shooting with 300 win mags and I would like to know what load would be best and the speed I would be looking at and projectile. I have shot out to 600 yards frequently but would like to try the 1000 yard mark.

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Capable of pushing 200-grain bullets at 2,800 fps, the .300 is an ideal choice for elk, moose and larger-bodied species. Definitely one of the best dressed of Mossberg's rifles, the Patriot Revere comes in .300 Win. Mag., making it the perfect Western big game rifle. Featuring Premier 2.0 Grade European walnut, the Revere rifle comes with a ...

Long-Range Elk Cartridge Virtual Shootout - SkyAboveUs

.300 Winchester Magnum. 210 grains, 2850 fps, .730 BC. Favored for decades by long range target shooters and military snipers alike, the .300 Win Mag is a true 1000 yard elk killer. Energy: 1398 ft-lbs. Velocity: 1731 fps. Drop at 1000: 174 inches. Drift at 1000: 53 inches.

300 yard Sight In for a 300 Win Mag - HuntingNet.com Forums

RE: 300 yard Sight In for a 300 Win Mag. Fred, go into google and search for point blank range. This will give you an approximate sight in for a given target size with a cartridge of your selection. Example: a 10" target using a 300 WM, sight in at X" at 100 yds. Point blank range will be XXX yds. Which means you can hold in the center of the ...

300 Win Mag out to 1 mile | Sniper's Hide Forum

300 win and 215 Berger's get it done at a mile. About 16 mils roughly here at 2950 fps out of a 26 inch tube. Still supersonic also in the 1300s at that distance. Some guys push them faster. I've seen guys shooting them from 2800 up to 3050 pending …

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It wasn't hard to choose a bullet diameter and weight and a cartridge through which to test it: America is still a .30 caliber nation; 180-grain projectiles typically offer excellent sectional density and ballistic efficiency; and the .300 Win. Mag. is both …

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Snipers needed to get past 1000 yards, and that meant turning to more cartridge and more bullet to do the deal. Now the 300 Winchester Magnum can hold off …

.300 Winchester Magnum - BallisticStudies.com

The .300 Winchester Magnum gained popularity with 1000 yard competitive shooters for a relatively long period of time, favored for decreased wind drift in comparison to traditional cartridges. The .300 is currently employed by various NATO allies as a sniper rifle cartridge and is also utilized by law enforcement agencies.

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A Tight Trajectory For Long Range Shooting. The .300 Winny can fire a bullet at supersonic speeds beyond 1200 yards, making it effective for long-range shooting, while losing none of the penetrating power. Compared to the 30-06s the .300 Winchester can launch a 180 slug at 3100 fps, about 25% flatter. A good milestone for this is the 180-grain ...

best load for 300 win mag | Sniper & Sharpshooter Forums

4,722 Posts. #2 · Nov 20, 2009. H1000 is an excellent powder for the 300WM. I also like the range of bullet weight you are looking at but check out the 208 AMAX as well as the 210 VLD. The 208 has a higher BC and is usually about $10 less per box also. They shot great out of my 300WM. Try both and see what works best.

.300 Winchester Mag [Caliber]: Best Ammo & Rifles - Pew ...

With this load, the 300 Win Mag becomes effective for military engagement out to 1500 yards. That's just 260 yards short of a mile! Factory Ammo For Your 300 Win Mag. We've looked at performance in the hunting field and at the target range. There is no doubt the 300 Win Mag can accel in both arenas.

The Best Caliber for Long Range: .300 Win Mag - Firearms News

A high quality rifle in .300 Win Mag, like this Tactical Rifles Chimera, is capable of excellent accuracy at distances beyond 1,200 meters. To show what a .300 Win Mag is capable of I put mine to work on the range. It is a Tactical Rifles build using their Chimera Magnum length action. Riding inside this is a fluted bolt with an oversize knob.

Rifle Trajectory Table - CHUCKHAWKS.COM

Of course, the actual distance the bullet should hit above the point of aim at 100 yards (or 100 meters, which is about 108 yards) varies with the individual caliber and load. The table below is designed to serve as a starting point from which a shooter can work.

168 SMK for .300 WM- so a guy says | Shooters' Forum

The 168 SMK is a awesome 600 yard bullet, but it won't stay stabilized out to 1000 if your going to go with 168's go with the Berger, If I was shooting out to 1K with a 300wm "and I do" I would shoot the 210 Berger and I do! and my custom hunting rifle will hold 5 in 5 at 1K more shots then that and it opens way up but if it takes more then that you better give up, I have taken coyotes at 1237 ...

300 Win Mag bullet choice for 1000-2000 meter long range ...

9. Aug 29, 2018. #1. Fellow precision shooters, Looking for bullet suggestions for a precision 300 Win Mag rifle built specifically for target shooting (will not be used for hunting) and for distances between 1000-2000 meters. Barrel is a heavy Sendero, 26" and 1:10 twist. I am looking for bullets offering a stability factor over 1.5.

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With an optic zeroed at 250 yards, a factory 180gr .300 Win Mag bullet has an effective range of about 300 yards before needing hold-over to compensate for bullet drop. The flat trajectory of the .300 Win Mag bullet allows skilled hunters with calibrated optics the ability to hit targets at 500 or even 1,000 yards away.

Best Cartridge for 1000 yds | Sniper & Sharpshooter Forums

I wouldn't recommend a 300 win mag for these reasons. 1. recoild 2. Bullets are heavier, thus more expensive. 3. weight-damn rifles need to be heavy with a brake to combat recoil. 4. a 7wsm, 6.5-284, 284 win, and 7saum all have better ballistics than a …

300 Win Mag Races 7mm Rem Again! - Ron Spomer Outdoors

Indeed, the 300 Win. Mag. is often criticized for its "too short" neck, which is less than the .308" diameter of the bullets it shoots. Yet, somehow, the 300 Win. Mag. has managed to win many 1,000-yard competitions and has been widely used as a U.S. military sniper round. Not bad for an inaccurate cartridge.

300 Winchester Magnum - Sierra Bullets

300 Winchester Magnum ~ 180 Grain ~ Trajectory Chart. Trajectory for Custom .308 180 TGK #4680 at 2960 Feet per Second. At an Elevation Angle of: 0 degrees. Ballistic Coefficients of: 0.515 0.48 0.445 0.445 0.445. Velocity Boundaries (Feet per Second) of: 2100 1680 1680 1680. Wind Direction is: 3.0 o'clock and a Wind Velocity of: 10.0 Miles ...

.300 Win. Mag.: The Answer To Most Hunting Questions - Gun ...

When Winchester announced the .300 Win. Mag., almost everyone expected the cartridge to be the .338 necked down to hold .308-inch bullets; essentially the .30-338 or very close to the .308 Norma Mag. The author's Winchester Model 70 Classic Stainless sports a 26-inch barrel and a Leupold VX-6 2-12×44 with the 30mm tube.

300 win mag loads | Sniper's Hide Forum

For the most part I'm reloading 300 win mag for a stock Ruger Precision Rifle 26" barrel. I'm looking for some load recipes for the Berger 230gr hybrid bullet using h1000 powder and hornady new brass. I've loaded some of bergers 210 vld bullets but I wanted to try something heavier for a 1k yard shoot I'm doing soon. Thanks for any help !

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Assuming you have a decent .300 Win. Mag. rifle, you can find a factory load that shoots well in it. As always, though, handloaders get the best out of the cartridge. Myriad projectile options are available and perform superbly in the .300 Win. Mag., from Sierra's legendary 190-­grain MatchKing to Hornady's cutting-­edge 212-­grain ELD ...

300 win mag barrel length 24-26 | Rokslide Forum

Looking at having a 300 win mag built with a proof barrel. Most 300 I have seen have a 26" barrel and then you add another 2" for the break. This gets a little long for packing for a hunting gun in my case. I hear I will lose around 50-60FPS with a shorter barrel but this is a hunting gun so I'm not overly concerned about shooting 1000 yards.

15 Best Long Range Rifles in 2021 | Ranked by a Marine Sniper

The HCR is available chambered in .308 Win, .243 Win, 6mm Creedmoor, 6.5 Creedmoor, and .300 Win Mag. It is often offered in a package paired with a scope, ready to ding steel at 1000+ yards. Howa guarantees the HCR with a sub-moa guarantee and a lifetime warranty!

.300 Winchester Short Magnum - BallisticStudies.com

As a long range hunting cartridge, the .300 WSM loaded with A-Max projectiles is capable of producing wide wounding out to 1000 yards. In comparison to the .300 Winchester Magnum, velocities are very similar between the two cartridges. In factory ammunition form, the .300 WSM is generally loaded to maximum potential.

Flattest Shooting Rifle Cartridges by Caliber — Ron Spomer ...

Pretty impressive for a low B.C., 55-grain bullet. Flattest at 1,000 yards — Here's where things start to change. While that incredibly fast 6.5-300 Wby. Mag. wins again with just 218.5 inches of drop, the 27 Nosler moves into second place with its 150-grain bullet falling only 225.8 inches.

.300 WinMag - Best bullet for long distance | 1911Forum

.300 Win Mag, sometimes called a poor man's .338 LaPua Mag. I must be poor because .300 Win Mag is more than enough gun to get to the 1,000 meters I have available to me. I was using 190 SMK hpbt with some success at mag length out to 1,000 meters.

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.300 Winchester Magnum. History: The .300 Winchester Magnum was developed in 1963 by Winchester itself. The goal was to standardize a wildcat cartridge that married the .338 Winchester Magnum and the .375 H&H Magnum. Several other .30 cal magnum rounds were designed at the time, but the .300 Winchester Magnum was the only one of the lot, to ...

Best .300 Win Mag Ammo For Hunting Elk, Deer & Other Big ...

The Nosler Trophy Grade line of ammo will very likely fit the bill for those looking for some seriously heavy hitting .300 Win Mag ammo for elk, moose, or bear hunting.Loaded with a 180 grain or a 200 grain Nosler Partition bullet, this load is perfect for hunting really big game where it's really important to use a heavy, well constructed bullet.

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The .300 Win Mag has the potential to take down targets as close as 250 yards on up to 1,200 yards distance depending on the bullet cartridges being used. *Casing image above is an artist rendering and not a real photo of .300 Winchester Magnum Ballistics cartridge.

338 Win Mag 1000 yard build questions | Shooters' Forum

As for bullet selection, I believe the 250's will prove to offer the best overall performance from the Win Mag case. At the ranges you plan to shoot, even with proper throating and the right powders, I am not sure you will be able to push the 300's fast enough to offer enough advantage over the 250's to make it worthwhile.

Detailed Guide For The 1000 Yard Rifle Shooter - Ellett ...

Author photo: The 300 Win Mag is a gold standard among `1000 through 1,400 yard shooters today, This Kimber in a standard stock model (pictured) is still a deadly accurate sniper and target rifle. In effect there area pile of good cartridges that can take on the 1000 yard targets.

.300 Winchester Magnum for Long Distance Shooting - Uncle Zo

The data shows that by the 1000 yard mark the .300 WinMag projectile is traveling at a lower velocity than both the projectiles from the 6.5 CM and the .338 LM. The projectile from the .300 WinMag begins going transonic at around 1350 yards …

6.5 Creedmoor vs. 300 Win Mag: Showdown - GunsAmerica Digest

A 6.5 Creedmoor with a 143 grain ELD-X bullet going 2700 fps reaches the minimum energy to kill a deer at just over 750 yards, it reaches the minimum energy to kill an elk at 400 yards. A 300 Win Mag firing a 210 Berger VLD hunting bullet at 2900 fps will have enough energy to kill a deer at past 1200 yards and an elk at just past 900 yards.