Is 7mm WSM the same as 270 WSM?
I found that the 7MM WSM is pretty close to the 7 rem mag in ballistics. The 270WSM however destroyed the 270 win. I found it actually had the same or close to the same energy as the 7mm WSM at the longer distances. As well if you look around for 270 bullets you can find them with ballistic coefficients of well over .
Is the 270 WSM any good?
The . 270 WSM is a very accurate round, has a thick tough casing, modern Ackley type 35 degree shoulder, 130 and 140 grainer’s fly like a Lazer beam. My 140 gr load drops 33 inches at 500 Yards with, a 200 yd zero and is producing 1.25 inch, 200 yard groups for me. The Tikka replaces, 2 heavier rifles, a Custom .
Which is better 270 WSM or 300 WSM?
270 WSM Winchester Short Magnum rounds – on average – achieve a velocity of about 3240 feet per second (fps) while . 300 Winchester Magnum rounds travel at a velocity of 3030 fps. 270 WSM Winchester Short Magnum bullets travel 3.7 times the speed of a 737 airplane at cruising speed, while .
Is 7mm WSM good for elk?
Yes, the 7mm Winchester Short Magnum is A GOOD CHOICE for elk hunting, under average conditions, from a mid-range distance, with a medium grain expanding bullet, and with correct shot placement. In this case, the average weight of an adult male elk is approximately 720 lbs.
Is 7mm WSM a short action?
7 mm WSM is a short action.
Is a 270 WSM good for moose?
Yes, the . 270 WSM Winchester Short Magnum is A GOOD CHOICE for moose hunting, under average conditions, from a mid-range distance, with a medium grain expanding bullet, and with correct shot placement.
How good is the 325 WSM?
325 WSM is an efficient, flat shooting 8mm magnum rifle cartridge. Bullet weights range from 125 to 250 gr (8.1 to 16.2 g). Performance is on par with the two other magnum cartridges: 8mm Remington Magnum and the German 8×68mmS cartridge with lighter weight bullets.
What is a 300 WSM good for?
The 300 Win. Mag. is a classic “standard-length” cartridge based on the belted 375 H&H Magnum case. It fits actions designed for 30-06-length cartridges. The 300 WSM is a rebated rim, short-action round that fits 308-length rifle actions.
Is 300 WSM good for elk?
Yes, the . 300 WSM Winchester Short Magnum is A GOOD CHOICE for elk hunting, under average conditions, from a mid-range distance, with a medium grain expanding bullet, and with correct shot placement.
Can you shoot 7mm WSM in 7mm Rem Mag rifle?
Well-Known Member. The 7mm wsm will not outdo the 7mm rem mag.
What are the best bullets for a 270wsm?
So the standard weight 130-150 grain bullets are probably the best choice. Medium to slow burning propellants are the usually selected for the .270 WSM. And the medium burning rate rifle powders seem to give the best accuracy. Reasonable powders include AA-3100, H4350, IMR 4350, and RL-19.
What rifle is chambered for 270 WSM?
The Browning A-Bolt Hunter Field is a bolt-action hunting rifle chambered in .300 WSM, .270 WSM, 7mm WSM and .325 WSM.
Is the .270 WSM any good?
the 270 wsm is the best of the wsm’s. most gains in power and speed,about 200 to 300 fps faster, depending on your rig, and truly a flat laser shooter. I have shot several, and really I don’t see any big diff, in the feeding capabilities, and the round is getting to be more available. However, they are still expensive.