The larger 300s, Rum and 30-378 will only provide more power at extreme long range. I also own a custom .300 UM and I love it, but the ballistics are really closer to a .300 Weatherby magnum than a 30-378. If i had to choice i would still pick the 30-06 because it had little recoil compared to the other 2 and still has the power to kill moose out to extended ranges. Die heutigen Büchsen stammen aus Japan. The fact is that each cartridge has different points with lots of advantages. is a classic “standard-length” cartridge based on the belted 375 H&H Magnum case. Mag., or become just another .300 magnum in the herd. I personally don't consider extreme long range fair to the game. Für die ersten Weatherby-Büchsen wurden 98er Systeme verwendet und später baute Sauer & Sohn in Eckernförde Waffen mit dem von Weatherby konstruiertem Mark-V-System. I have seen a moose that has been killed at 500 yards. Thanks for the input! Aug 5, 2014 #1 L. LRH ELKAHOLIC Active Member. The .300 Win Mag might be inferior in performance and power to the .300 Weatherby Magnum and Remington Ultra Magnum, but it is still certainly capable of bringing down elk, moose, bear, and bighorn sheep. The parent .300 cartridge is in turn based on the full length .375 H&H case necked down to .338” with a double radius case shoulder. Accuracey wise, the .300WSM is very good, but so are the Ackley, Jarrett, and WBY mags. In ballistics catalogs the point of maximum bullet rise is often called the mid-range trajectory, or sometimes the maximum ordinate. There is a great deal of difference between the 300 Winchester Magnum, affectionately known as the “300 Win Mag”, and the 308 Winchester. Released in 1962, the 340 Weatherby Magnum was based quite simply on the .300 Weatherby cartridge necked up to .338 caliber. If you have never, or just occasionally, shot any one of the 'pound o' powder' burnin' 300 mags(300 WBY, 300 WIN, 300 Ultra Mag) you are in for a real treat. Instead it's the WSM, Ackley and the WBY mags Company Directory (307) 675-7800. I have never shot a 300 win mag, and the only thing that's giving me reservation is the recoil. As for brass, not only I use 338 Win Mag brass, I also use 7mm Rem Mag and 300 Win Mag witch requires trimming to length but when it's free and abundant, who cares! i am looking to determine the best all around caliber recoil and price are not an issue thanks . 6.5 Creedmoor vs .300 Winchester Magnum: Ballistics 6.5 Creedmoor projectiles are available weighing between 120 and 140 grains. Beyond 300 they start to shine but there are 7 mm's with their higher BC bullets that will out perform either. So naturally the .300 UM will outperform the .300 Weatherby according to Remington. Its inherent long-range accuracy due to the advantageous bullet weight makes it … The difference between a 300 In Mag and a 300 Weatherby Magnum is like comparing a 308 to a 30-06. However, the .300 Ultra Mag also has a lot more recoil than the .300 Win Mag. I’ll be primarily writing this article in mind of new hunters looking at rifles chambered in … A maximum bullet rise of 1.5 inches is appropriate for shooting small animals, as they present a small target, particularly if head shots are necessary. Weatherby Customer Service representatives are available to assist you: Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (MDT) Visitor/Service Center 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (MDT) Customer Service (307) 675-7840. The Weatherby is 100 to 200 fps faster than the Win Mag depending on load and bullet selection but the newer Win Mag is certainly adequate for longer shots. Weatherby introduced their new 6.5-300 Magnum cartridge, the biggest and fastest 6.5mm commercial cartridge in the world, in 2016. While I don’t have access to the official sales numbers, according to Weatherby, Roy’s .300 Weatherby Magnum is the most popular of the bunch. Too much can go wrong and the recovery of an animal shot at 100 yards can already be complicated at times. Mag. Personally, we think that whether you choose the 300 Win Mag or 300 Ultra Mag, you’ll gain the same level of shooting experience. Unlike my 308 vs 30-06 article, this one is NOT splitting hairs. The 30 Nosler blows past the highly regarded 300 Winchester Magnum—eclipsing the round in all three testing categories. If you look at a chart put out by Remington you will see better ballistic information based on the .300 Weatherby ammo that they load. It fits actions designed for 30-06-length cartridges. If the .300 Winchester were given a magnum-length receiver, where a longer bullet could be seated properly, it could utilize these longer bullets without issue. The .30/06 vs. the .300 Winchester Magnum. In this section, we will take a look at several ballistic categories including the velocity, the ballistic coefficient, as well as the short and long range trajectory of the .300 Win Mag vs .338 Lapua Magnum. The resulting .340 Weatherby cartridge was very similar to the magnum wildcat .334 OKH favored by U.S gun writer Elmer Keith. The .300 Win Mag takes a 30-cal bullet as does the .300 WSM. If I'm not mistaken alot of us that aren't hand loaders get our ballistics from Wikipedia correct? May 28, 2019 #3 Madman Active member. The 300 Win. 300 Weatherby Magnum Ballistics Table. I have looked at the .338 win mag recoil charts ( for my boy ) and seen that it kicks similar overall. Complete .300 Winchester ammunition ballistics Chart. I'm about to buy my first rifle, a Weatherby Vanguard Accuguard, and I cannot decide between a .270 and a 300 win mag.. Home / Uncategorized / 300 Weatherby Magnum Ballistics Table. Written inquires can be mailed to: Weatherby, Inc. PO Box 6630 Sheridan, WY 82801 USA 300 wby vs 300 win mag. I may have let it … A 300 Win Mag will do very well for almost all applications. of energy at the muzzle, it is far ahead of the .30-06 Springfield and .300 H&H Magnum. The parent .300 Weatherby case is based on the full length .300 H&H Magnum case blown out to increase powder capacity and given the trademark Weatherby double radius shoulder. Use this ballistic calculator in order to calculate the flight path of a bullet given the shooting parameters that meet your conditions. Die .300 Weatherby Magnum stammt aus dem Jahre 1944 und wurde aus der Hülse der .300 Holland & Holland Magnum entwickelt. From what I’ve read seems like a lot of you out there have 300 Win Mags. Compare these rounds in the charts below. Joined Oct 28, 2017 Messages 1,624 Location Denver. .300 Remington Ultra Magnum Ballistics. I just don't know how bad it will be. Thread starter LRH ELKAHOLIC; Start date Aug 5, 2014; Help Support Long Range Hunting : Join the LRH Team or . Weatherby releases red hot 6 5 300 300 weatherby magnum load data nosler 6 5x300 wby vs 300 you pros amp cons of the 300 magnums. It gets the necessary powder volume to make up for its shorter length via the fatter diameter body of its non-belted, 404 Jeffery-based parent case. Like most of his other magnum cartridges, this is based on a blown-out .300 H&H Magnum case, using the signature Weatherby double-radius shoulder. While it is obviously dependent on the exact weapon and ammunition chosen, the muzzle velocity is somewhere in the neighborhood of 2850 feet per second. for ballistics wise the 300. weatherby mag out performs them, then the 300. win mag and then the 30-06. If the Ultra mag was a great round we'd see it in use at the 1000 yard meets. Both are celebrated by hunters worldwide, but which one of these classic .30-caliber cartridges will come out on top Quite honestly, all the critters I've witnessed shot such as Caribou and Moose didn't know the difference. The 300 WSM is a rebated rim, short-action round that fits 308-length rifle actions. Unless one is accompanied by a good number of friends, or shooting in very … The .300 Weatherby Magnum is a fast, hard-hitting cartridge, driving a 180-grain bullet to a muzzle velocity of 3250 fps, for over 4,000 ft.-lbs. The .300 Ultra Mag can fire the same weight bullet approximately 200-300fps faster than the .300 Win Mag. .300 Winchester Magnum. Joined Oct 2, 2016 Messages 180 Location Windsor, Colorado. The case is based off a .404 Jeffery Nitro Express by narrowing down the … I have experience with the .308 Win. was just as good as the .300 Weatherby mag.. But if they want to stop a magnum round, they will have to try harder than this. In my last question I was asking about the .300 Weatherby a friend of mine ( and maybe a few posts ) suggested that maybe a .338 Win Mag would suit my needs better. 300 Ultra Mag vs 300 Win Mag. Does anyone have any comments on that? Barrel wise the Weatherby and it's clones are by far the best. This results in a flatter trajectory, more resistance to wind drift, and more retained energy at longer range. Aug 5, 2014 #2 I. IdahoCTD Official LRH … The .300 Remington Ultra Magnum was designed in 1999 by Remington Arms Company. Not surprisingly, there are some significant differences in the ballistics of the three cartridges. and it has never let me down on killing deer-size animals within that range, sometimes. Long ago I … Now I've seen many forums edging the Ultra mag over the Weatherby mag, and Wikipedia has even said it is more powerful. The 300 Win Mag is older but still versatile in for shooting in most hunting sites. This specific cartridge came into production by Winchester in 1963, so this, when compared to other popular hunting cartridges, is fairly new though quite a bit older than the other cartridge we are looking at in this article. So, it begs to question whether or not the new .300 PRC will steal the thunder of the .300 Win. 30 Nosler vs. 300 Win Mag. And because the 30 Nosler has a belt-less case, it’s more accurate and makes for easier reloading. Roy Weatherby already had experience with other custom cartridges such as his own .270 Weatherby Magnum when he created the .300 Weatherby. It will a produce a line graph showing the bullet drop and flight path of the bullet. Lots of recoil, if that is a factor for you, lots of noise, lots of cost... and the majority of people shooting these big 300's don't 'really' need one. .308 Winchester vs .300 Weatherby Magnum . In the table below I used the term "mid-range trajectory," abbreviated "MRT." The ballistics chart below compares the trajectory of Hornady Precision Hunter and Winchester Expedition Big Game and factory loads for each cartridge. King Ryon June 27, 2016 Uncategorized Leave a comment 61 Views. Joined Feb 9, 2014 Messages 25 Location Rocky Mountain House, AB. Cartridge Type: Rifle Height: 2.85" Width: 0.534" Average FPS: 3066 Average Energy: 3610 Average Gr: 173 Recoil: 2.64 Power Rank: 5.3 of 20 . By looking at these ballistic characteristics, we are going to gain a lot of valuable information to better determine which shooting application each cartridge might be better suited for. This time, brothers Evan and Jerry bring out the big guns. Ballistics and Drop for the .300 Remington Ultra Magnum. This calculator will produce a ballistic trajectory chart that shows the bullet drop, bullet energy, windage, and velocity. 338 Win Mag vs 300 Win Mag vs 338 Lapua Ballistics. No fact involved in this statement! 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