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  1. 300 win mag sizing question

    Handloading Equipment
    Ok, I am an experienced loader, but in experienced in the 300 win mag. Thus far I have only loaded new brass. I have sized it all and verified the COL to be below max. The sizing has been fairly easy as the case does not engage the shoulder or if it does it just engages the shoulder when the...
  2. 6.5x55 vs 300wm

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hi guys, so I'm looking at getting a new rifle, however I am a bit stuck with choice. Keep in mind I already own a Winchester .308, i like this rifle but looking at something new. I'm in South Africa and hunt yearly, the biggest animals I shoot would be kudu/wildebeest/eland. I have been...
  3. 300 win mag mods

    Gunsmithing
    I got an Model 5567 Thompson center 300 win mag for Christmas. I'm new here on the forum so I don't know really where to post this so if needed, redirect me, please. But all I need is help finding out what kind of different stock I can put on the gun. I'm New to changing stuff on guns not...
  4. Winchester questions

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    kay I just picked up a Winchester Model 70 Sporter Magnum 300win mag. On the side of the barrel it says "Winchester Model 70 Sporter Magnum 300 win mag" ... The problem is I can't find any information on a Sporter Magnum Model 70. Are these the same as a regular model 70 Sporter? Does anyone...
  5. Best ammo for xbolt 300 win mag?

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hey guys. I just set up a browning x bolt 300 win mag with leupold VX3 3.5-10x40 scope. I was wondering if you guys have had any experience with this gun and which ammo shoots best out of it. I'm not looking for long distance shooting, under 300 yards preferably. Just looking for some ammo that...
  6. Long range 300 win mag?????

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    I was wondering what the absolute best 300 win mag is for at or around $1500 I want to do some serious long range shooting (beyond 800 yds.), any and all suggestions are appreciated, thanks.
  7. Input on Elk rifle choice

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    I need some input from some experienced hunters about a rifle purchase. Sometime in the (hopefully near) future I want to start elk hunting again. Currently, I have a couple rifles that will work for elk, but none of them are what I would consider great elk rifles. I wanted to set myself up...
  8. .300 Win Ultra Mag question

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Just bought a Savage Arms Model 116. takes a .300 Win Ultra Mag. When i bought it, the ammo they sold me was .300 Win Mag. So of course being all excited to shoot the new gun, took it to the range and took care of ten rounds. They loaded in just fine, chambered, fired, and the case ejected just...
  9. Converting a rem 700 .308 into a 300 win mag?

    Gunsmithing
    I was going to build a custome .308 rem 700 starting with the action. I wanted to start in .308 and eventually convert it into a 300 win mag when I shoot the barrel out. (Kinda like the m24). would it be ok if I started with a long action to make it into a .308? ( I see a lot of 7mm rem mags for...
  10. How best to reload a 300 Win Mag

    Handloading Procedures/Practices
    Hi everyone. I am going to start hand loading ammo for my 300 Win Mag. I have a buddy who has all the equipment and manuals we will need. However, he has no experience with any 30 calibers and I have no experience period. My rifle is sighted in with 180 grain Nosler Partitions by Federal...
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