Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


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


Reply

Lost River Ballistics?????

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 12-15-2001, 08:30 PM
Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: WA
Posts: 84
Re: Lost River Ballistics?????

I haven't used the 30 cal J40's , but I have used the .284, 140, J36. These bullets should perform as advertised, but pay attention to the twist required. These are very long bullets and Warren told me that the 210 would not stabalize under about 3100 fps in a 1-10" barrel even at my 4200 ft of elevation. I hope this helps. You can always just give Warren a call, and he will help you out.
Vince
__________________
Working to improve hit probability.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 12-16-2001, 12:57 AM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Posts: 469
Lost River Ballistics?????

Does anyone have any experience shooting LR bullets? I am expecially interested in the 168 grn, 190 grn, 200, and 220 grn J40's. Do they perform as advertised? Are their Ballistic Coefficients really what they claim?

I want to try the 168 grn in my .308 win with a 24 inch schnider 1 in 12 twist barrel.

I want to try the 190,200,220 grn in a 300 WSM, with a 26 inch 1 in 10 twist, will these fit in the 300 WSM? or are they too long?

[ 12-15-2001: Message edited by: sr90 ]
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads for: Lost River Ballistics?????
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Wanted: Lost River Ballistics Bullets - .264 dia. 2shoot4it Reloading Equipment and Components 2 12-19-2010 09:19 PM
WTB. Lost River Ballistics J36 in any cal. Pappy B Reloading Equipment and Components 0 01-12-2009 10:18 AM
Lost River Ballistics? ru1234 Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 13 12-30-2006 09:44 AM
Lost River Ballistics and Moly Jay Kyle Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 7 04-10-2003 01:02 AM
Lost River Ballistics for Hunting Jay Kyle Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 2 03-26-2003 03:37 PM

Current Poll
Do You Shoot Rifle Competition?
YES - 33.51%
767 Votes
NO - 66.49%
1,522 Vote
Total Votes: 2,289
You may not vote on this poll.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:18 PM.


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