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amax/accubond b.c. wanted

hey guys does anyone know what the bc of 178 amax and 180 accubond are(30 caliber).thanks [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img]
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Re: amax/accubond b.c. wanted

.495 on the A_Max and I dont know on the Accubond. You may find it on their website.
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Re: amax/accubond b.c. wanted

The Bc of the .308 180gr Accubond is 0.507
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Re: amax/accubond b.c. wanted

Funny thing about the 178 AMAX is it will vary in a LARGE way depending on what twist youre using and how fast you drive em.

Published is .495 or .496. I assume the factory is using G1?? My experiances have been drastically differant. Out of my 11.25 twist 308 at 2550 FPS I was getting .318 G5. Out of my 12 twist 300 RUM, I am getting .495 G7 which is amazingly flat. Close to 1.011 G1. That is unbelievable.

I havent fired the 180 AB past 300 yards, but have fired the 200 AB out to 600 yards and its BC worked out to right at .588-.590 which is what they are published at. I would suspect that the 180 AB is going to be very close to .507.

PS, There are several others here that have had similar results with the AMAX's with a variety of calibers and weights.
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