Reloader 15 or Varget will give you excellent results in the 308. Have a fall 2017 hunt in Colorado and was wondering what grain bullet is recommended by some experienced hunters. 300 Win Mag cartridges with a 180-grain bullet is 2,960 fps. 308 with a 200 grain jacketed bullet using BL-C2 powder with 43. UPC: 029465098476: Caliber: 308 WINCHESTER: Bullet Type: NOSLER ACCUBOND (AB) Grain Weight: 165 GRAIN: Casing: NICKEL-PLATED: Muzzle Energy (FT LBS) 2671: Muzzle Velocity (FPS). 62x51mm Ammunition rifle 165 grains - AmmoSeek. 225 grain bullets in MRX, TSX, or TTSX, 250 grain TSX and TTSX, 285 grain TSX and 285 grain TAC-X BT. ETX ® Custom International™ Item #80991 | 20/Box. The 168gr Barnes Triple Shock-X (TTSX) projectile has gained worldwide recognition as one of the deadliest, most dependable bullets you can use in a 308 platform. 30-06 was devised to deliver the most amount of power with the upper limit of what most shooters could tolerate. 8 grains of h4895 in lake city, h4895, h4895 150 gr lake city, h4895 155, imr 4895 and 155 gr sierra, imr4895, imr4895 and nosler ballistic tip, is hodgdon h4895 the same as imr4895, m1a h4895 match loads, nosler 155 cc at 100 yards, sierra 150gr Jul 07, 2013 · 150 gr. Can you suggest a good load for deer? I hunt fallow, rusa and red, but intend going after sambar later thisyear. Jump to Latest Follow 1 - 14 of 14 Posts. I've found the best accuracy for my rilfe to be loads of 44. IMR 4064, LC. 810"; RCBS shell holder: #3; cart case: IMI Commercial; primer: CCI 200 (except where otherwise specified in remarks) NOTE: CCI No. Soonered · Premium Member. 005"; max cart OAL: 2. Trophy Grade 308 Win 165 Grain AccuBond Ammo (20ct) Loaded with a AccuBond 165 Grain Spitzer Bullet and Nosler Cartridge Brass. 7 gr varget. Wolf WPA Polyformance,. Most factory. 308, comparing velocities from various powders paired with 125-, 150- and 165-grain bullets. 447 BC and muzzle velocity of 2,610 at the muzzle. 308 Winchester is a remarkably versatile caliber. 308 rifles using 165 gr bullet not necessarily for the best group. I want to load up 500-1000 ultimately but I don't want to spend 5 years playing with different bullets. 308 Diameter Bullets 110 gr. My first 100 yard group fired with the 150 gr. HDY BTHP Manufacturer Winchester Powder 296 Bullet Diameter. Working on a. 3 grams (109. Weatherby Ammunition 165 Grain Nosler Ballistic Tip Ammo Details. 62 NATO) 165 Grain SP [TA308000] - Ammo Freedom carries tula ammunition and centerfire rifle rounds. H 4831, 220 gr RN Fed 205 heavy factory crimp, 1050 fps cycles my 16″ M4. Each has a slightly different preference in bullet choice for best accuracy. 43 gn with a 165 or 168 gn bullet. 180 gr will be moving pretty slow out of a. 308 Winchester factory loads designed for big game hunting use heavier weight bullets in the 150 grain to 180 grain range. IMR3031 powder(39. I'm using Hornady Interlock BTSP's 165gr. UPC: 029465098476: Caliber: 308 WINCHESTER: Bullet Type: NOSLER ACCUBOND (AB) Grain Weight: 165 GRAIN: Casing: NICKEL-PLATED: Muzzle Energy (FT LBS) 2671: Muzzle Velocity (FPS). 308 Winchester Suggested Bullet Use Maximum Loads Should Be Used With Caution - Always Start With Minimum Loads. 62x51mm version, this cartridge has been in use since the 1950’s and it has carved out an enduring reputation with hunters, target shooters, the military, and law enforcement. German tested IMR 4320 and found that it produced outstanding results both in the. 62×51) 170 Gr. Email this Page. Ballistic Tip at 2819 FPS was under 5/8" and stayed that way throughout. 308 should be perfectly adequate for black bear. Recoil energy (free recoil) greater than 20 foot-pounds force (27 J) will cause most shooters to develop a serious flinch, and the recoil energy of an 8-pound (3. 5" and 1" or less. Best 308 Win 150 gr load I ever saw was a Hornady SST over a max charge of H4895. After 500 yards, the 175 grain round will pass the 168 grain bullet. Just got a can of IMR 4064 to try out w/ my. Hornady Rifle Bullet 30 Caliber,. Rifle Ammunition Summary: $0. UPC: 858934003266: Caliber: 308 WINCHESTER (7. 30-caliber lineup with models from a 100-grain short jacket to a 220-grain round nose. 8 grains (Nosler's max is 48 grains). 62 nato) ammo for sale online, in-stock and ready-to-ship. 62×51mm NATO (right). 308 Winchester handloads. 135 pound hog. Find nosler 308 winchester (7. 338/225 grain. A: Kimber rifles are renowned for the kind of accuracy they give. 308 Ballistics Chart & Coefficient Article Posted: July 10, 2012 The following is a 1000 yard. *Recommended Powder C Compressed Load 4 155-grain Match Burner Sectional Density. Have any of ya'll. Loads for. 308 160 gr ftx (308 mx) h30396 30 cal. 62 NATO) Bullet Type: SIERRA GAMEKING: Grain Weight: 165 GRAIN: Casing: BRASS: Muzzle Energy (FT LBS) 2790: Muzzle. Bullet: 155 gr. 308 Winchester, built around IMR 4064 and the 165-grain Sierra GameKing hollow-point boat-tail bullet. The hollow point boat tail design provides that extra margin of ballistic performance match shooters need to fire at long ranges under adverse conditions. Hornady A-Max 208-grain and Sierra MatchKing 220-grain I'm grouping these together as performance was similar—by design. Sierra Bullets is excited to release load data for four of our newest bullets: the 22 caliber 95 gr HPBT MatchKing #1396, 6. You can find bullets weighing anywhere from 110 grains on up to 200 grains, so you match the load to the game. We offer a wide variety of shooting products for sportsmen and women at discounted prices while providing flat rate shipping and discounts to members of the military and first responders. I picked up the 165 grain so that I could load both the 30-06 and 308 with the box to get a feel for reloading and then go to maybe 180 for the 30-06 and leave the 308 at 165. ETX ® Custom International™ Item #80991 | 20/Box. 308 owners, What is your favorite ammo? I know this is an old thread but Since I own two Howa's I through in my. 308 ammo is the most commonly used big game caliber in the world. Sierra HPBT's and the accuracy with all three bullets is excellent. 62 NATO) 165 Grain SP [TA308000] - Ammo Freedom carries tula ammunition and centerfire rifle rounds. 6 gr) with the use of a sub-caliber bullet in a sabot. ) Bullet is. 62 NATO) 165 Grain AccuBond [60049] - Ammo Freedom carries nosler ammunition and centerfire rifle rounds. 62 nato) ammo for sale online, in-stock and ready-to-ship. Soonered · Premium Member. Powder Each cartridge is loaded to ensure optimal pressure, velocity and…. After 500 yards, the 175 grain round will pass the 168 grain bullet. A good rule of thumb is Varget is as slow a powder as you want to use and even Varget is questionable. 5 grains of powder. I agree with EXPRESS on the VV N140 reco; I load this powder (sorry, don't have the exact load specs - it's on another computer) with 150 gr. 308 Win 165 gr. 300 aac blackout rifle reloading data 9 indicates maximum load - use caution loads less than minimum charges shown are not recommended. I normally load a 300 win mag load and i can hear the powder in the case when i shake it. Jump to Latest Follow 1 - 14 of 14 Posts. Best 308 Win 150 gr load I ever saw was a Hornady SST over a max charge of H4895. 5gn 2208 powder. Always start with a conservative and reduced load then work up to the recommended load in a safe and responsible manner. Now I am starting developing rounds for my Browning Stalker X-bolt using the same moulds (Mihec 308 155 hunting, Lee FC 170gr 309 F gr and a vintage Lyman 311241 with and added gas check shanks that drops 192gg RN rounds). 308 generally weigh from 100 to 200 grains. 83" COL Nosler brass Average velocity is 3081 with SD of 4. 4th Edition Exterior Ballistics Tables - Rifle 168 gr. 30/165 grain and. 6 grains of IMR 4895 or 46. 308 Win 165 gr. Go find some Hornady "American Whitetail". If I was going on a moose hunting trip with my. 308 165 gr SST® Item #30452 | 100/Box US Patent: 8,161,885 | 8,413,587. 30-06, but at woods ranges there should be no problem. 7 gr) in solid bullets, and as low as 3. Pick a load that puts you in the 1600 fps to 1800 fps range. 308 Winchester is not only a historic battlefield caliber, it is an established match caliber and one of the best all-around North American hunting calibers. Bullet Lengths I am in the process of adding bullet lengths to the library so that the drift can be easily calculated. I picked up the 165 grain so that I could load both the 30-06 and 308 with the box to get a feel for reloading and then go to maybe 180 for the 30-06 and leave the 308 at 165. 308 Winchester flavor, or the 7. In other words, the best. 308 Load Data « Reply #2 on: October 28, 2013, 04:35:40 PM » Most of the time to 300yds for reduced Palma matches but occasionally to 800 for metal targets. 62 NATO) Bullet Type: SIERRA GAMEKING: Grain Weight: 165 GRAIN: Casing: BRASS: Muzzle Energy (FT LBS) 2790: Muzzle. They are also cheap. TFB ROUND TABLE: PICKING THE BEST. 308 should be perfectly adequate for black bear. Sort By: 308-200 Grain RN BulletBoat Tail DesignPowder Coat DesignMaterial: AluminumHardened Dowel Pins. But always start at at the min grain specified and work your way up. 62 NATO 175-Grain Centerfire Rifle Ammunition $ 34 99 $1. 308 is like peanut butter and jam". Working on a. 270 caliber version. How is this for a deer hunting round? I've purchased a few boxes already and thought about getting the Federal 165 grain Game King for hunting but is it worth the 50% cost increase?. 6 grains of IMR 4895 (my all time favorite accuracy. set zero at 345 yards. Red deer may run when hit with the 165 grain SST but not far. Winchester carries a variety of component bullets for both centerfire, rifle, and handgun ammunition. 308 FMJBT bullets with cannelure feed reliably when loaded for. 0 grains of Hodgdon's H335 ignited by CCI #200 Large Rifle primers in Remington brass. The protected hollow point design initiates expansion. Working on a. This aids in rapid. I think you will find that Blunt Nosed GC lead bullets will work best in the 150-180 grain weights. 308 Winchester velocity of 2100 fps or so. The 165 gr 45 auto shoots much finer than the various 230 gr loads I've used with my Springfield Longslide. You'll have to work it up. GMX® 300 PRC 178-250 gr. 62 nato) ammo for sale online, in-stock and ready-to-ship. Fox Bullets is a brand name for lead-free hunting bullets and lead-free ammunition. 300 yards is short enough to not make much difference between 150 grains and 165, 168, 175. For example, the use of ball powder seems to be a popular thing, but ball powder has never produced off. The Hornady manual says the starting load is 32. The most common factory loaded bullet weights for the. And Hornady was recommending 41. Looking for your best loads for the tightes groups at all distances. The Nosler ballistics team, long respected in the hunting and shooting industry for reliable and precise reloading data, is the driving force behind Nosler Trophy Grade Ammunition. Trophy Copper 308 Win Important Safety Information WARNING: Discharging firearms in poorly ventilated areas, cleaning firearms, or handling ammunition may result in exposure to lead and other substances known to the State of California to cause birth defects, reproductive harm, and other serious physical injury. This is a discussion on RL-15 powder and. The load using Partition 180-grain bullets achieves a muzzle velocity of 2,570 fps, whereas loads topped with 150-grain bullets reach 2,840 fps. 308 AR at 50 yards works just as well. 308 140 gr monoflex (308 mx) h30311 30 cal. Ballistic Coefficients and Velocity Ranges. 62×51 Match Ammo. 30 Caliber Reloading Components. 1/2 MOA in an upgraded M1A Well below Max Load, but Use at your own risk - or start out with a little less powder and work up. We offer new and remanufactured bulk 40 S&W ammo at the lowest prices. 308 generally weigh from 100 to 200 grains. We are running a top end load so START low and work up!!! Also are running our 152 grain Hammer Hunter which will probably show less pressure than conventional lead core. However, with a 150- to 165-grain expanding bullet, it's capable of 3,000+ fps velocities, equal accuracy with noticeably less recoil, a flatter trajectory out to 750 meters or so and excellent terminal ballistics on living targets. 308 Win rifle. Find nosler 308 winchester (7. 338/225 grain. 30/165 grain and. Penetration, expansion, and the resulting blood trail make the recovery rate very high for deer when struck properly. As you may know, traditional-weight. I think you'll be happy with that load. I think you will find that Blunt Nosed GC lead bullets will work best in the 150-180 grain weights. Fusion Rifle 308 Win Important Safety Information WARNING: Discharging firearms in poorly ventilated areas, cleaning firearms, or handling ammunition may result in exposure to lead and other substances known to the State of California to cause birth defects, reproductive harm, and other serious physical injury. Hornady 30452 SST 30 Caliber. Might not expand at long range. 308, but I'll throw this out FYI anyways. The two common factory loads for the. Jump to Latest Follow 1 - 14 of 14 Posts. The Liberty Ammunition. For the 160-175 grain boattails used by the majority of. 308 Winchester is one of the most popular centerfire rifle calibers today. Lastly, I've found that loads that fill the. Sierra MatchKing (SMK), the 168 SMK ruled supreme in the 308 Winchester. 6 while the Hodgdon website says the starting load is 42. 7 3200 2501 308 Winchester continued #2100. 308 Winchester Ammo Wolf WPA Polyformance,. 5 grains of powder. TGK GameChangers Features Optimal jacket wall thickness controls expansion and retains weight Open pocket under the polymer tip expands lead core instantly on impact Tuned ogive for industry-leading BC Boat tail d. Increase your rifle's performance up to 200 fps without extra chamber pressure, recoil, muzzle blast, temperature sensitivity, fouling, or loss of accuracy. Loves to hunt, fish and spend time with his kids. I am sure there were more powders I can't remember. this is the load that works the best in my grandson's By the way, heavier than standard cast bullets usually work better, try some 190gr. These were 5 shot groups. Bullet: 155 gr. 62 NATO) Bullet Type: SIERRA GAMEKING: Grain Weight: 165 GRAIN: Casing: BRASS: Muzzle Energy (FT LBS) 2790: Muzzle. We offer a wide variety of shooting products for sportsmen and women at discounted prices while providing flat rate shipping and discounts to members of the military and first responders. 015"; trim-to length: 2. Work UP to these loads! Selmer. 308 165gr Trophy Bonded Bear Claw (2700fps) HSM Amax : HSM 308-12 308 Win 155gr AMAX Match (2875fps) Bullet Drop (Inches). RL-15 powder and. Winchester's PDX1 223 Defender uses SCT (Split Core Technology) to deliver massive initial trauma with ideal penetration to create the ultimate rifle load for personal defense. This particular load featured the excellent 168 grain AMAX bullet, with the AMP jacket. Bullet: 155 gr. Testing the new 165gr Sierra GameChanger Tipped GameKing in. Remington Bronze Points, 150 gr. 508), a 165-grain 7mm/. com or by phone at 800. Best 30-06 Elk Loads? The Sierra Gameking from Federal is another great choice, and of course the Hornady Light Magnum 180, at a claimed MV of 2880 fps, is another winner. Using a middle load of 55. Tula Ammo 308 Win (7. How is this for a deer hunting round? I've purchased a few boxes already and thought about getting the Federal 165 grain Game King for hunting but is it worth the 50% cost increase?. 308 Winchester or 7. 0 grains of RL-15 or Varget and work up towards 44. bullets and 1" above 168- and 180-gr. Jump to Latest Follow 1 - 14 of 14 Posts. 223, 62 grain 5. I have not yet really worked up a load. 165 bthp load I have been shooting this bullet for 35 or so years. One of my favorites is using 10 to 12 grains of Unique Smokeless Powder with a 165-grain cast in a 30-06. ELD-X® 41 Remington Magnum 190 gr. 308 are 150 grain, 165 grain, and 180 grain. Bullet Molds. 308 wcf for accuracy and long range loads. 5" at 100 yards. of IMR-4895 and Nosler 165 Gr. AR-10 308 Win Loads. Hard-hitting performance puts game down. The three most accurate loads included Hornady 165-grain SST Superformance, Nosler 165-grain Ballistic Tip and Black Hills 155-grain Hornady A-MAX. 308 ammo is the most commonly used big game caliber in the world. offers hunters and LEO’s increased lethality. 308 Winchester Rifle: (Note: These are near maximum loads, you should use 10% less to start. So I'll probably load 400 of those in preparation for the class. Had a frind run some reload data on Quick Load. I would prefer the greater mass, but there is no question that the 165 grain will work. Bullet weight and type used for this data are 165/168-grain bullet with typical lead-core construction. 270/130 grain, 7mm/139 grain,. H 4831, 220 gr RN Fed 205 heavy factory crimp, 1050 fps cycles my 16″ M4. Here are a few tips and suggestions on how to load great ammo for your bolt-action, precision rifle with the least amount of work. You will get more velocity, less kick and that short barrel will likely show better accuracy with the lighter bullet. Whether for long-range shooting or hunting, the. 308 can fire a 110 grain bullet at over 3300 fps, perfect for varmints and small predators. 308 for are bolt guns. These bullets are all manufactured out of lead-free, solid copper bar stock on a CNC Swiss style lathe. 1 grain (a tenth) consistency. ), CCI #200 Large Rifle Primer, Accurate 2460 - 40. A number of competitors use the least expensive 55-grain FMJ possible, then switch to something like Black Hills Ammunition 60-grain JSP at longer range. Two of them prefer 180 grain and the other two prefer 165 or 169 grain. 8 grains of h4895 in lake city, h4895, h4895 150 gr lake city, h4895 155, imr 4895 and 155 gr sierra, imr4895, imr4895 and nosler ballistic tip, is hodgdon h4895 the same as imr4895, m1a h4895 match loads, nosler 155 cc at 100 yards, sierra 150gr Jul 07, 2013 · 150 gr. For handguns chambering 30 caliber cartridges, this 165 grain #2140 bullet is "hard" and will expand in medium to large game only when driven at a muzzle velocity of 2500 fps or more, which is achievable in the 308 Winchester cartridge in the Remington XP-100 handgun or a similar combination. Muzzle velocity was 2,765 feet/second with a SD of 5. 308 Winchester Bullet Type: Sierra Boat-tail Hollow Point Weight: 168 Grain Casing Material: Brass Muzzle Velocity: 2650 fps Ballistic Coefficient:. Nosler's integral partition supports the expanded mushroom and retains the rear lead alloy core. 300 savage featured either a 150 grain bullet at 2630fps, or a 180 grain bullet at 2350fps. 5 grains max. I'm shooting 165gr Sierra Gameking and Hornady SST. GMX® 30-06 Springfield 125 gr. 308 generally weigh from 100 to 200 grains. 62x51mm Ammunition rifle 165 grains - AmmoSeek. 308 Winchester is a remarkably versatile caliber. For example, the use of ball powder seems to be a popular thing, but ball powder has never produced off. 308 Winchester is not only a historic battlefield caliber, it is an established match caliber and one of the best all-around North American hunting calibers. I've been shooting. A 165 grain. Looking to pick up the Ruger American in. Loves to hunt, fish and spend time with his kids. Joined Dec 28, 2012 · 3,035 Posts. 308 wcf for accuracy and long range loads. 8 2259 40600 20. The hollow point. At 200 yards the figures are 2515 fps and 2319 ft. 62×51 ammo are physically very similar but are technically two different loads. com (Bart Bobbit) Subject: Re:. 1 foot-pounds force (27. 8 grains of h4895 in lake city, h4895, h4895 150 gr lake city, h4895 155, imr 4895 and 155 gr sierra, imr4895, imr4895 and nosler ballistic tip, is hodgdon h4895 the same as imr4895, m1a h4895 match loads, nosler 155 cc at 100 yards, sierra 150gr Jul 07, 2013 · 150 gr. 610), and a 165-grain. 308 155 gr a-max moly h30314 30 cal. Speer, 150 gr. These bullets were first introduced to the public during the 1970s and since that time have remained a favorite among hunters, who demand…. 308 WINCHESTER – TARGET LOADS. 62 NATO 175-Grain Centerfire Rifle Ammunition $ 34 99 $1. 30/150 grain,. 5 grains of Varget, IMR 4064, or W748 there is a high node with Varget at about 47. Load Velocity Press. 308 SOLID Subsonic Blackout Bullets (Box Qty - 50) (THESE ARE NON EXPANDING TARGET BULLETS). Loads are available with reduced velocity and pressure as well as increased velocity and pressure for stronger firearms. 300 Blackout, and factory ammo comes in just about any configuration imaginable, from 125-grain varmint bullets to 220-grain round nose that open up a serious can of whoop-ass at typical nighttime hog ranges. Aussie Ultra ACP Ammo 308 Winchester 130gr ACP Sidewinder Box of 10 BERGER AMMO 308 WINCHESTER 155. 308 ammo, use the "Sort By" toggle at the top of the page. SHOP HORNADY OUTFITTER. This is a discussion on RL-15 powder and. I picked up the 165 grain so that I could load both the 30-06 and 308 with the box to get a feel for reloading and then go to maybe 180 for the 30-06 and leave the 308 at 165. Bullet Molds. 308 Ammunition for Hunting Federal Fusion, 165 gr. ATTENTION: New reloading data must be opened as a PDF. 165gn Nosler accubond spitzer, 168 gn Hornandy Match BTHP, and 168gn SMK HPBT. HPBT168 gr. offers hunters and LEO’s increased lethality. Loaded with legendary Hornady ® InterLock ®, GMX®, or ETX® bullets, and chambered in the most popular European calibers, Custom International™ is a tried-and-true collection of versatile, proven loads for the global hunter. 1 foot-pounds force (27. buy TulAmmo. I'm using Winchester brass exclusively, CCI LR primers and 45. 5 grains, Remington 165 grain PSPCL bullet, COL 2. 308 cartridge. 750, Lee Factory Crimp Die set at 1/2 turn. Whether for long-range shooting or hunting, the. Soonered · Premium Member. My son asked me to load some. This is a discussion on RL-15 powder and. 308 that gets wonderful accuracy out of Reloder 15 powder and a 168 grain Sierra MatchKing bullet, so I figured I'd give the cartridge another chance. 308 caliber rifle is going to be in the 150 to 168 grain range. In-stock best prices for 308/7. 308 shooters, you want a powder of medium burn rate that gives close to 100% load density. 308 208 GR 100 Box $52. The 150 grain factory load drops only about 1. 308 150 gr accurate hunting load best i ever shot was a 5 shot. The 308 Winchester cartridge was developed in 1952 by Winchester. 62 NATO) 165 Grain SP [TA308000] - Ammo Freedom carries tula ammunition and centerfire rifle rounds. I just want a good all round bullet in the 165-180 range that is known to feed well, have good accuracy out to maybe 300 yards max and be suitable for defense/hunting say a hog or deer if needed. I have some 175 SMK loaded at 43. 2 gr Varget at about 2500fps. How is this for a deer hunting round? I've purchased a few boxes already and thought about getting the Federal 165 grain Game King for hunting but is it worth the 50% cost increase?. To find bulk. I've had excellent results with the 180-grain Nosler Partition over a healthy charge of IMR4350, as well as the 165-grain Partition over a charge of Reloder 19. 165 gr lead load data Reloading the Marlin 336 in. com (Bart Bobbit) Subject: Re:. So, the first load I tested was Hornady Custom 150 gr SST. Federal's Gold Medal ammo loaded with 168 grain Sierra Match King bullets is considered the commercial market leader for 308 match ammo. for competition, those that win most of the matches and set virtually all of the records are seldom seen in print. RMR In-House; Bullets. High Performance Hornady Bullets Millions of successful hunts have proven the accuracy and deadly knockdown power of the famous Hornady InterLock, SST and InterBond bullets we load into every Hornady Custom rifle cartridge. Mine is a Hornady 165 grain BTSP. 270 projectiles are not known for inherently high BCs. Bullet: 155 gr. FTX® 308 Winchester 125 gr. 5" at 100 yards. They are factory and bulk reloading bullets, in lead, plated and jacketed. For game on the bigger side, both the 180-grain Nosler Partition and Swift Scirocco II will work perfectly in the. 6 kg) rifle firing a 165-grain (10. 165 bthp load I have been shooting this bullet for 35 or so years. 308 win hunting AMMUNITION When it comes to hunting with the. Aussie Ultra ACP Ammo 308 Winchester 130gr ACP Sidewinder Box of 10 BERGER AMMO 308 WINCHESTER 155. of energy, and it performs well with bullets generally up to 220 grains and down to 110 grains. Find tula 308 winchester (7. 308 Winchester. It was finally anchored with a 308 165 grain Game King hollow point. You will get more velocity, less kick and that short barrel will likely show better accuracy with the lighter bullet. 30 caliber bullet is a 165-168 grain bullet weight. It turns out that zeroing a. H-4895 for. Any of the Lyman manuals and the Lee manual (I believe) have many loads for the 308. 300 Winchester, I found that the 180-grain bullets gave me the best balance of accuracy and velocity, so unless there was some instance where I felt that wouldn’t fit the bill, the. The powders in Hornady match ammunition are all caliber-matched to each load for best possible burn rate, pressure curves, and consistency of velocity. Model 70 300 win. Is anyone reloading for this caliber on here? Reading through my Lee book, and a few others at my local gun shop, it seems like 40gr. Loads for. Calculates the ballistic trajectory of a bullet fired from a rifle, handgun or other firearm. These bullets were first introduced to the public during the 1970s and since that time have remained a favorite among hunters, who demand…. It just kept stacking them into that same little holeI mean crazy tight groupsbetween. 30 Caliber Reloading Components. I chose the 168 grain match loads as that is the most common match bullet weight, with the Federal Gold Medal Match being the standard by which all others are judged. Can you suggest a good load for deer? I hunt fallow, rusa and red, but intend going after sambar later thisyear. 308 against moose. Looking for some starting data for use with Hornady 150gr. 308 Winchester using Hornady's Interlock bullet. 308 loads allegedly push 165- to 168-grain bullets at 2,700 fps, but that number is derived in a standard 24-inch test barrel. 168 grain Sierra Matchking (or any comparable 168 grain match bullet) 43. loads will help you stay on target with a minimum of windage adjust required. 150-gr or 165-gr. 308 rifles using 165 gr bullet not necessarily for the best group. 62 NATO) 165 Grain AccuBond [60049] - Ammo Freedom carries nosler ammunition and centerfire rifle rounds. 470, which is about as high as 165- to 168-grain proper hunting bullets get. 250gr IMR 4895, 168gn SMK. Find nosler 308 winchester (7. AR-10 308 Win Loads. 308, 168 gr match load recipe LC cases, CCI BR2 Primers, 41. Loads are available with reduced velocity and pressure as well as increased velocity and pressure for stronger firearms. Sporting success requires the utmost in quality and accuracy. 30 caliber rifle for. The cartridge can be hand loaded to a maximum muzzle velocity of 3,500 fps for a 110 grain slug and 2,600 fps for a 220 grain slug. Mine is a Hornady 165 grain BTSP. Loaded with legendary Hornady ® InterLock ®, GMX®, or ETX® bullets, and chambered in the most popular European calibers, Custom International™ is a tried-and-true collection of versatile, proven loads for the global hunter. 308 Win 110 Grain; 308 Win 125 Grain; 308 Win 140 Grain; 308 Win 150 Grain; 308 Win 155 Grain; 308 Win 165 / 168 Grain; 308 Win 175 / 180 Grain; 308 Win 190 Grain; 7. Barrel Length: R308W1: 150: Pointed Soft Point Core-Lokt¨ 9 1/2: 24" PRSC308WA: 150: Swiftú Sciroccoú: 9 1/2. 308 Win 165 gr SST® Superformance® Item #80983 | 20/Box US Patent: 8,161,885 | 8,413,587. Where is the best place to start?. 6 kg) rifle firing a 165-grain (10. The 175 SMK is so much better than the 168 that its not even funny. Working on a. So how do these cartridges compare the. The chamber was cut with a tight neck. While the terms tend to be used interchangeably, 308 Winchester and 7. NOTE: While the below listed loading tables clearly show a wide range of powders for M1A / M14 load date due to the operation and speed of the rifle action some powders work much better than others. Joined Dec 28, 2012 · 3,035 Posts. Select models have the exclusive InterLock ring to ensure perfect expansion without jacket/core separation, making an excellent hunting bullet. I had a couple of pounds of RL15 and some 165 Sierra GameKing bullets, so I loaded them using the recipe for my son's rifle. 62 x 51mm NATO. 62x51 147 gr h335 powder, blc2 or h335 for m1a, h 3357. 62 nato) ammo for sale online, in-stock and ready-to-ship. 30 caliber bullet for whitetails I've yet to find it. It was finally anchored with a 308 165 grain Game King hollow point. 308 140 gr mfx h30310 30 cal. Working on a. The three most accurate loads included Hornady 165-grain SST Superformance, Nosler 165-grain Ballistic Tip and Black Hills 155-grain Hornady A-MAX. 62 x 51mm service cartridge, the. This dedication to excellence has given Federal a competitive edge as an ammunition technology giant. some 165 gr. BT (Ballistic Tip) Ammunition - Nosler® Ballistic Tip® ammunition is loaded up front with the accurate and reliable, Nosler® Ballistic Tip® Bullet. One of the best is Swift's 165-grain Scirocco II, with a G1-model ballistic coefficient (BC) of. The following data was developed in A rifle built on a Hall BR action. 30-30 cartridge (center) between 5. 308 owners, What is your favorite ammo? I know this is an old thread but Since I own two Howa's I through in my. 308 165 GR 100 Box $44. 308 AR at 50 yards works just as well. For military brass Hornady data is spot on. I think you'll be happy with that load. For example, the use of ball powder seems to be a popular thing, but ball powder has never produced off. Hard-hitting performance puts game down. With the 225 grain jacketed bullet and 46 grains of H4350 he states velocity is 2369 and 54727 psi. I picked up the 165 grain so that I could load both the 30-06 and 308 with the box to get a feel for reloading and then go to maybe 180 for the 30-06 and leave the 308 at 165. Hornady 150Gr. The “classic”. 62 nato) ammo for sale online, in-stock and ready-to-ship. RL15 or 46. Each has a slightly different preference in bullet choice for best accuracy. The milder recoil from lightweight bullets put the smile back on. Recoil-shy shooters can opt for lighter bullets, such as a. Two of them prefer 180 grain and the other two prefer 165 or 169 grain. 308 Winchester 165 GR (Speer Reloading Manual #14) Warning! Notes: max case length: 2. 62 NATO) 165 Grain SP [TA308000] - Ammo Freedom carries tula ammunition and centerfire rifle rounds. 308 rifles using 165 gr bullet not necessarily for the best group. 308 165gr Trophy Bonded Bear Claw (2700fps) HSM Amax : HSM 308-12 308 Win 155gr AMAX Match (2875fps) Bullet Drop (Inches). 40-65 RNFP Weight: 260 GR. 308) weight deviation between bullets in a given box. Numerous powders have given much different impact points using TTSX, Ballistic Tips, Accubonds & A-MAXs. 308 Winchester. I think you will find that Blunt Nosed GC lead bullets will work best in the 150-180 grain weights. Everything from custom, match grade, to bulk plinking ammo can be found at low Midsouth prices. 5" at 100 yards. Nothing wrong with them though neither is any thing wronf with the 150's, your choice. 308 caliber rifle is going to be in the 150 to 168 grain range. 308 it is very hard to beat a 168gr premium bullet for elk. I don't think those loads are on the hot side for the following reasons: * Sierra's manual lists 44. 308 can fire a 110 grain bullet at over 3300 fps, perfect for varmints and small predators. 79 Save 24% Hornady 30502 A-MAX 30 Caliber. I found my best groupings to be at 39. 308 accuracy loads. 165 hpbt 308 loads, 308 165 gr seating depth, best load imr4064 with siara 165gr spbt loads, best powder for remington 308 26in barrel, load data for sieara 165 for 308 win, load data rem 700 pss 26 inch barrel 175 grain mk, re15 sierra 165 gr load data, reloading data 308 165gr with h335, rem pss 308 175 match king load, sierra 165 gk 308 load. ETX ® Custom International™ Item #80991 | 20/Box. Selected as the powder for U. 391 MOA) with a velocity of 2,756 feet/second and a SD of 8. 8 2259 40600 20. 450 Bushmaster 250 gr FTX 1840 fps 20/Box. Best of the Big Game Bullets, Part 1 of 4: Nosler AccuBond Waterbuck 139 yards 308 Winchester 165 grains. 4th Edition Exterior Ballistics Tables - Rifle 168 gr. 308 Win rifle. 300 BLK velocities in the 1600 fps range vs. 308 Winchester is one of the most popular centerfire rifle calibers today. UPC: 858934003266: Caliber: 308 WINCHESTER (7. 5″ 308 Win would work at longer ranges, I modeled one load for each bullet with the maximum velocity I recorded in the table above. 308 FMJBT bullets with cannelure feed reliably when loaded for. RMR In-House; Bullets. Aussie Ultra ACP Ammo 308 Winchester 130gr ACP Sidewinder Box of 10 BERGER AMMO 308 WINCHESTER 155. 005"; max cart OAL: 2. Hornady Rifle Bullet 30 Caliber,. For the 308, police snipers generally use a 168 grain BT and military snipers use a 175 grain boat tail. 308 Winchester 165 GR (Speer Reloading Manual #14) Warning! Notes: max case length: 2. 22" barreled sporters produced around 2600fps with the 150 grain bullet and 2300fps with the 180 grain bullet. 308 owners, What is your favorite ammo? I know this is an old thread but Since I own two Howa's I through in my. TGK GameChangers Features Optimal jacket wall thickness controls expansion and retains weight Open pocket under the polymer tip expands lead core instantly on impact Tuned ogive for industry-leading BC Boat tail d. For the game you're targeting I don't think a premium bonded-core bullet is needed, and the Interlock bullet has many, many years of proven performance on whitetails. ) (See note on Powders below or read all about various Powders. 6 grains of IMR 4895 or 46. Thread Tools: Show Printable Version. The most popular. The following data was developed in A rifle built on a Hall BR action. 30/165 grain and. G'day mate, I'm using Hornady 165gnInterlocks in my 308. 308 Winchester was developed the 168 grain Sierra BTHP proved startlingly accurate. As you can see in the case weight and capacity chart, IMR 4064 was the universal selection for 165- to 168-grain bullets. 308 load for 168gr SMKs is IMR 4064 with Federal primers. All Loads have IMR 4064 powder and CCI LR200 primers and Brass is the same for each bullet type, so for example the SMK have all the same brass type on the same reload number, the brass is different between the. Without question, Hornady's 168-grain A-Max Match ammunition has consistently proven to be the most accurate load tested in Scout Rifles. 308 accuracy loads. Min Charge Max Charge Optimal Charge Bullet Make Bullet Type Primer Notes; Accurate - 2230: 130 gr. The bullet mushroomed well and only lost 10 grains. 8 2220 39300 20. Black Hills loads this in match grade ammunition that can be purchased in bulk at considerable savings. On another thread of mine i asked whicb powder etc and one response i got was "s335 and. Bullet Molds. 308 match ammo choices from most of the big names. 5″ 308 Win would work at longer ranges, I modeled one load for each bullet with the maximum velocity I recorded in the table above. Five shots into. 308 it is very hard to beat a 168gr premium bullet for elk. Model 70 300 win. 62 NATO cartridges. Winchester's factory load gives a 165 grain Fail Safe bullet a MV of 3120 fps and ME of 3567 ft. This week I will offer up some tips on picking the best hunting ammunition for your. brass (LC, CAVIM, etc. 62x51mm Ammo rifle 165 grains | Cheap 308/7. TFB ROUND TABLE: PICKING THE BEST. However, with that short barrel I would go with 47 gn with a 150 gn bullet. When I used 42 grains I got immediate flattening of the primers for first two shots. Remington Bronze Points, 150 gr. 7 3200 2501 308 Winchester continued #2100. Popular and precise - the legendary. I've found that 150 grain bullets don't provide complete pass throughs about 50 percent of the time. Most factory. Working on a. For an all-around hunting load, I like either a 165- or 180-grain bullet at 2,800 fps or 2,750 fps, respectively. The GMX is a monolithic bullet along the lines of the Barnes Tipped TSX bullet, but with a red (rather than blue) plastic tip to initiate expansion. 810"; RCBS shell holder: #3; cart case: IMI Commercial; primer: CCI 200 (except where otherwise specified in remarks) NOTE: CCI No. The hollow point. 308 178 gr a-max h30712 30 cal. 30 Caliber. 1 foot-pounds force (27. 308” 240 gr. Bullet weight and type used for this data are 165/168-grain bullet with typical lead-core construction. I got a question. Work UP to these loads! Selmer. Haven't shot this load on paper at 300 yds but have no problem tagging a gallon milk jug set on the berm behind our swinger targets out there. So, the first load I tested was Hornady Custom 150 gr SST. 308 diameter Rifle Bullet that's right for YOU. All three penetrate 1/4" steel plate. 308 cartridge. You will get more velocity, less kick and that short barrel will likely show better accuracy with the lighter bullet. 308 ballistic chart that was created using our free online ballistic calculator and details all aspects of the bullets trajectory from the millisecond it leaves the barrel until the time it reaches the 1,000 yd mark. The shooter must have one or more reloading manuals, the equipment needed and a modest amount of experience. 270/130 grain, 7mm/139 grain,. the more powerful. Thread Tools: Show Printable Version. 308 Winchester 165 GR (Speer Reloading Manual #14) Warning! Notes: max case length: 2. 450 Bushmaster 250 gr FTX 1840 fps 20/Box. SBT 165 gr. Put that load in the boiler room and it will kill any elk on this earth. 308 Winchester, built around IMR 4064 and the 165-grain Sierra GameKing hollow-point boat-tail bullet. I don't think those loads are on the hot side for the following reasons: * Sierra's manual lists 44. 308 and under) and. Bullet: 155 gr. 308 with various 165 grain bulletsbut that 180 grain PH will sure kill the hell out of a deer as well. 230" Starting Load Grains 14. For example, the use of ball powder seems to be a popular thing, but ball powder has never produced off. I only shot 5 groups for theat average, but the best group was in the. Tula Ammo 308 Win (7. 0 grains of Hodgdon's H335 ignited by CCI #200 Large Rifle primers in Remington brass. Find nosler 308 winchester (7. 5gn 2208 powder. 224 Valkyrie – H4350 with 90gr Sierra Match King Loads of Bacon. The 175 SMK is so much better than the 168 that its not even funny. 4 Grains of IMR-4895 will be accurate, easy one the rifle, provide a good hunting load for deer. One such load starts with a 158 gr. 270 caliber version. Model 70 300 win. Working on a. Without question, Hornady's 168-grain A-Max Match ammunition has consistently proven to be the most accurate load tested in Scout Rifles. Berger HP Flat Base BC: 0. I shot a 250 pounds hog in the shoulder. 308 Diameter Bullets 110 gr. Kendal really likes shooting the rifle. If there was ever a more effective. 62x51mm version, this cartridge has been in use since the 1950's and it has carved out an enduring reputation with hunters, target shooters, the military, and law enforcement. I have Hornady Match 208gr. UPC: 858934003266: Caliber: 308 WINCHESTER (7. 233 Ballistic Coefficient. But neither of those loads are considered a "Hot. 308" diameter. 320 = Cost Savings of Reloading one Used 308 Caliber 165 Grain. For example, Nosler 125-grain Ballistic Tip bullets reached their highest speed from a Kelbly's rifle with a 24-inch barrel with 49. Using a middle load of 55. 0 gr @ 2530 fps @46,700 psi. RMR In-House; Bullets. Choosing the Right Powder and Load Testing For the 160-175 grain boattails used by the majority of. My question is why the huge. 308 with bullets weighing 150 and 165 grains? What kind of accuracy should I be looking for? Cecil Wallace. 308, so they are also the bullets most used by reloaders. 230" Starting Load Grains 14. 308 AR at 50 yards works just as well. 0 grains of Ramshot Big Game, the 150-grain E-Tips had an average velocity of 2,864 fps at a distance of 9 feet from the muzzle of the 22-inch-barreled Browning X-Bolt rifle. G'day mate, I'm using Hornady 165gnInterlocks in my 308. Remington Premier 308 Winchester Ammo 165 Grain Accutip Boat Tail review offers the following information: Like all of their ammunition lies, Remington made developed the AccuTip to be the most precise and consistent ammunition, this polymer tipped game bullet is the best available today on the market. I think you'll be happy with that load. 308 Winchester 165 Grain Soft Point - 20 Round Box from ammunition depot TulAmmo. Not long back, Hornady upped the ante a bit more by introducing its LeverEvolution load with a 160-grain, tube magazine-friendly, pointed bullet at 2,400 fps, and while it falls shy of that in some rifles, at its worst it is still 75 to 100 fps faster than 150-grain factory loads and close to 200 fps faster than 170-grain loads.