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  1. .270 ballistics - 22-inch barrel

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Ballistic charts usually give data for .270 win for a 24 inch barrel (i.e. 3060 ft/s at the muzzle for a 130 grian bullet). What average velocity, and trajectory shall I expect for the same commercial loads at different distances shot from a 22 inch barrel?
  2. .243 vs .270

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hey all, First time posting in any forum ever, so hope I'm in the right spot. I'm looking to buy my first centrefire rifle. The only shooting experience I have is with a .22 and a 12 gauge using #7 shot. I'm thinking a Rem 783, in either .243 or .270. Basically I'm looking for a comparison in...
  3. 270 win Vs. 300 win mag for medium size game

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Is there any real advantage in changing a .270 win for a .300 win mag for long range shots (300 to 500 yards) at deer size game (130 to 180 lbs)? I own a ruger m77 hawkeye chambered in .270 win, which shoots very well with the ballistic silvertip ammo. But was wandeing if I could get any...
  4. .270 WIN velocity at the muzzle

    Handloading Procedures/Practices
    Yesterday I was Reading in Jack O´connor´s book “The Hunting Rifle” (p. 68) that .270 win factory loads were charged with 55 grains of du pont 15 ½ powder to produce 54,000 feet/pounds, resulting in a muzzle velocity of 3160 ft/s when firing a 130 grain bullet from a 24 inch barrel. Is it...
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