Long Range Hunting Online Magazine

Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Rifles, Reloading, Optics, Equipment > Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics

Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics Applied Ballistics


300 rum barrel life?

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Unread 01-01-2009, 02:08 PM
Bronze Member
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: spokane, washington
Posts: 76
300 rum barrel life?

what is the estimate for barrel life for a stock 300 rum sendero?
Reply With Quote
  •   #2  
    Unread 01-01-2009, 05:43 PM
    Platinum Member
    Join Date: Jan 2005
    Location: OK
    Posts: 2,133
    Re: 300 rum barrel life?

    If I had to guess I would say 600-1000 rounds. Many things affect accurate barrel life. How many consecutive rounds fired, powder type, weather you run them hot or mild, barrel steel, number of lands. I'm sure some guys could get 1500 running light loads and treating the barrel right. I've bore scoped some 300 Weatherbys that needed new barrels and the owners were guessing 500-600 rounds??
    Reply With Quote



    Thread Tools
    Display Modes

    Similar Threads for: 300 rum barrel life?
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    7mm barrel life? fls Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics 22 01-17-2011 05:21 PM
    barrel life? isu600rr Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics 2 09-28-2009 11:19 PM
    Barrel Life KRob Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics 10 10-12-2004 06:47 PM
    Barrel life Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics 1 01-02-2004 10:28 AM
    300 RUM barrel life Celt Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics 0 02-04-2003 07:39 PM

    All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:00 PM.

    Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
    All content ©2010-2015 Long Range Hunting, LLC