Long Range Hunting Online Magazine

Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Hunting > Varmint Hunting

Varmint Hunting Techniques For Prairie Dogs, Woodchucks, etc.


208 amax rockchucks

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Unread 09-29-2011, 08:08 PM
Silver Member
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 129
Re: 208 amax rockchucks

Originally Posted by BlackKnight755 View Post
If velocity is what it takes to make a mess... then I bet my 300 RUM with the Berger 155 VLD's @ 3970 will really make a mess... and I push the 210's at just a fuzz under 3600 and I KNOW they make a mess on deer sized critters!
your serious about the 210 at 3600????
Reply With Quote

Unread 09-29-2011, 08:24 PM
Gold Member
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: SW MT or noVA
Posts: 986
Re: 208 amax rockchucks

Originally Posted by smoked View Post
your serious about the 210 at 3600????
Even if he thinks he is, he's not. My buddy has a 32" full custom RUM and it tops at like 3240fps. No way to add 350fps to that without 10" of barrel, and a 5" diameter action made of pure cold forged asteroid-distilled unobtainium.

I've heard of a guy shooting a BR 300 rum at over 3300fps (3350 is in my head..), but he throws away the brass after one full power firing, and he is using a massive ejectorless BAT action and huge barrel on a BR HG.

This is either a defective chronograph, or unchronographed, based on a faulty ballistic program input, or maybe just a typo.
"Out of range" is a theoretical concept as far as I'm concerned. Send it!
Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Similar Threads for: 208 amax rockchucks
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Hornady blemished bullets at Midwayusa 208 Amax, 162 Amax, lots more sambo3006 Long Range Hunting & Shooting 0 07-16-2011 08:54 PM
Philny1, rockchucks and divine intervention mtnwrunner Long Range Hunting & Shooting 16 07-13-2011 10:42 AM
Couple more LR Rockchucks tt35 Varmint Hunting 1 05-07-2011 10:44 PM
Couple of 1000 Yard Rockchucks tt35 Varmint Hunting 4 04-26-2011 06:19 PM
LR Rockchucks tt35 Varmint Hunting 1 06-10-2010 01:06 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:10 PM.

Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC