HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: longrangesniper
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 12406

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 132
BOT: 3
Total: 135
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Forums
02: Home
03: Forums
04: Your Account
05: Photo Albums
06: Forums
07: Forums
08: Forums
09: Forums
10: Forums
11: Your Account
12: Forums
13: Forums
14: Forums
15: Your Account
16: Forums
17: Photo Albums
18: Photo Albums
19: Forums
20: Photo Albums
21: Home
22: Forums
23: Your Account
24: Forums
25: Forums
26: Forums
27: Forums
28: Forums
29: Forums
30: Forums
31: Forums
32: Forums
33: Photo Albums
34: Forums
35: Forums
36: Forums
37: Forums
38: Forums
39: Forums
40: Photo Albums
41: Forums
42: Photo Albums
43: Forums
44: Forums
45: Forums
46: Forums
47: Forums
48: Forums
49: Forums
50: Statistics
51: Forums
52: Forums
53: Forums
54: Forums
55: Photo Albums
56: Forums
57: Forums
58: Forums
59: Forums
60: Forums
61: Photo Albums
62: Forums
63: Forums
64: Photo Albums
65: Forums
66: Your Account
67: Forums
68: Forums
69: Forums
70: Forums
71: Forums
72: Forums
73: Forums
74: Forums
75: Forums
76: Photo Albums
77: Forums
78: Photo Albums
79: Forums
80: Photo Albums
81: Forums
82: Forums
83: Forums
84: Forums
85: Forums
86: Forums
87: Forums
88: Forums
89: Forums
90: Forums
91: Forums
92: Forums
93: Forums
94: Forums
95: Forums
96: Your Account
97: Forums
98: Photo Albums
99: Photo Albums
100: Forums
101: Forums
102: Forums
103: Forums
104: Photo Albums
105: Forums
106: Photo Albums
107: Forums
108: Forums
109: Forums
110: Forums
111: Photo Albums
112: Forums
113: Forums
114: Forums
115: Forums
116: Forums
117: Forums
118: Forums
119: Forums
120: Forums
121: Forums
122: Your Account
123: Forums
124: Forums
125: Forums
126: Forums
127: Photo Albums
128: Forums
129: Forums
130: Forums
131: Your Account
132: Forums
  BOT:
01: Forums
02: Your Account
03: Photo Albums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 313
 Pictures: 2425
  · Views: 272661
  · Votes: 1310
  · Comments: 86
 

Support our Advertisers

300 wby mag ???
Discussion regarding the reloading of ammunition and tuning of loads for accuracy
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » Reloading Ammunition

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
bubbahunts06
Rookie Member
Rookie Member


Joined: Mar 02, 2006
Posts: 10

PostPosted: Sat Mar 04, 2006 1:59 am    Post subject: 300 wby mag ??? Reply with quote

Has anyone tried the Hornady SST, outta there 300wbymag in a 180 grn?If so how well did they perform on paper as well as game? Im looking for one load for both mule deer and elk. Im new to the reloading thing so any pointers would be appreciated. Another ? is it better to stay with the 180 for distance and accuracy or will it be about the same if I drop to a 165grn. Also I am open to other suggestions and recipes. PLEASE HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!! BUBBA Confused
Back to top
View user's profile
bubbahunts06
Rookie Member
Rookie Member


Joined: Mar 02, 2006
Posts: 10

PostPosted: Sat Mar 04, 2006 2:13 am    Post subject: Re: 300 wby mag ??? Reply with quote

SORRY I DID THIS TWICE !!!!! MAY ILL GET TWICE THE RESPONCE Very Happy
Back to top
View user's profile
shrpshtrjoe
Super Red Neck Member
Super Red Neck Member


Joined: Jan 26, 2005
Posts: 2955
Location: Maryland

PostPosted: Sat Mar 04, 2006 7:37 am    Post subject: Re: 300 wby mag ??? Reply with quote

Howdy Bubba. Welcome to the HuntingNut. I don't load for the 300wby so I'm not much help on loads. For bullets if your wanting 1 load for muleys and elk I would use a 180gr bullet you would have more energy for the elk and should get less meat damage on the muley. I don't no how the sst's perfom on larger game but would suggest Nosler partitions, Accubonds or the Barnes Triple Shock they all have very good reps. I just got a box of the 180gr Triple Shocks I'm gonna try in the 308 Norma Mag when I can get to the range Very Happy .
Joe

_________________
"MOLON LABE"

P E T A
People Eating Tasty Animals
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
BLASERMAN
Member
Member


Joined: Apr 08, 2005
Posts: 68
Location: Baltimore

PostPosted: Sat Mar 04, 2006 9:04 am    Post subject: Re: 300 wby mag ??? Reply with quote

.300 WBY is my primary caliber I shoot 180 gr swift scirocco's.
and if I need a diffrent bullet like the partion , I use a swift A Frame.
I have shot every thing from Kudu to Mountain Goat .
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Handloader
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Aug 22, 2005
Posts: 1032
Location: Phoenix, Arizona

PostPosted: Sat Mar 04, 2006 10:49 pm    Post subject: Re: 300 wby mag ??? Reply with quote

One of the advantages of the Barnes Triple Shock is that a lighter bullet can be loaded and be as effective as the heavier conventional bullets. The 165gr TSX out of a 300 Win Mag, 30-06, has been an amazing performer on big bull elk with total body penetration. These two rifles have taken several bull elk last season and belong to some hunting buddies of mine.

Too, the TSX will usually provide the highest velocity per bullet weight when compared to other bullets, in most applications. That gives flatter trajectories, less hold over at distance and superb results.
Back to top
View user's profile
bubbahunts06
Rookie Member
Rookie Member


Joined: Mar 02, 2006
Posts: 10

PostPosted: Sat Mar 04, 2006 10:50 pm    Post subject: Re: 300 wby mag ??? Reply with quote

Cool Thanks guys I would like to try the sirocco in a 180 grn . heard nothing but good about them! anyone want to share a recipe???
Back to top
View user's profile
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » Reloading Ammunition
Page 1 of 1
All times are GMT - 7 Hours



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Advertisements
 


Valid CSS! Valid HTML 4.01!
Click to check if this page is realy HTML 4.01 compliant for speed :)

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of HuntingNut.com.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2011 by HuntingNut.com
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy

.: Upgraded to DragonFly 9.2 by Dizfunkshunal :.