Originally Posted by ICANHITHIMMAN
Is anyone using the 7mm rem or 280AI for long range hunting? I like the high BC of the 7mm bullets but cant make up my mind as to wich case I want to use for them??? I do not have any experence with eather round
In the same legnth bbl, the 7mmRM is about 150fps faster with lighter bullets, about 100fps faster with heaviers. For dedicated LR shooting, the more velocity, the better IMO. If I were building a LR shooter, I'd be looking at a 7mmRM with a 26" bbl to push 160s at @ 3100fps.