Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


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


Reply

7 wsm ballistics

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 12-28-2006, 10:35 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: mesa arizona
Posts: 29
7 wsm ballistics

I have a little bet with my buddy on which is faster 7 rem mag. or 7wsm. Any answers? Not over the counter loads, but hand loads. Any answers? Loads?
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 12-29-2006, 06:24 AM
Gold Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 558
Re: 7 wsm ballistics

shaner2121,
I have a SakoAV that was chambered in 7 Rem Mag the best load I ever worked up for it shot 160 AB's at 3025fps. Last year I had Fiftydriver put me on a new barrel chambered in 7-270WSM so I could use Norma brass (1 or 2 grains smaller powder capacity than a standard 7WSM) it shoots the same 160 AB at 3185fps. the chamber on this rifle does have a longer than normal throat so I dont think you could get this much velocity from a standard chamber but close.
UB
p.s. I have been spending way too much time in your neck of the woods lately, both of my children live in Mesa. my daughter graduated ASU 2 weeks ago.
__________________
Attitude:
It takes 43 muscle's to frown and 17 to smile, but only 3 for proper trigger pull.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads for: 7 wsm ballistics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
6.5mm-06 ballistics JPH Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 10 10-21-2008 09:53 PM
338 Lapua Mag Ballistics (Black Hills 250 gr ballistics?) EYESOFTEXAS Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 1 12-07-2005 02:12 PM
.22 LR ballistics Gerald89 The Basics, Starting Out 10 02-25-2005 02:42 AM
Ballistics help??? 308shooter Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 2 07-25-2004 11:32 PM
6MM Ballistics dbhostler Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 11 10-24-2003 02:49 AM

Current Poll
Do You Think Slingshots Should Be Legalized For Hunting Brown Bear?
Yes - 47.03%
887 Votes
No - 52.97%
999 Votes
Total Votes: 1,886
You may not vote on this poll.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:51 PM.


Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC