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300 gr 338 cal Accubond---It is coming!

 
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Old 08-06-2012, 08:44 PM
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Re: 300 gr 338 cal Accubond---It is coming!

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From Nosler, the BC will be .720.

JD338
Yeah, and Nosler has never been known to exaggerate a BC. Actually we've measured lots of BCs and Nosler's numbers are often exaggerated compared with our measurements.

See:

http://arxiv.org/ftp/arxiv/papers/0705/0705.0389.pdf

and

http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a555975.pdf

I also seem to recall that most of Nosler's BCs are more optimistic than the measurements reported in the Litz book. I would not believe a Nosler BC until confirmed by an independent measurement using either a velocity loss or time of flight measurement.
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