257 Wby ammo by Remington?

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by mtelkhntr78, Dec 30, 2008.

  1. mtelkhntr78

    mtelkhntr78 Well-Known Member

    Dec 30, 2008
    Has anyone seen or heard of Remington producing ammo for the 257 Weatherby? They have been producing the Model 700 in that caliber for a little under a year now but I have yet to see Remington produce a loaded box of rounds for it. I handload for my 257 so I am not as concerned about loaded rounds as I am brass. My thought being that if they are producing loaded rounds they will be producing the brass and in turn(hopefully) selling the brass, ie cheaper brass. I have heard rumors but nothing to concrete. Any of you ROY/Remy fams out there that have heard anything?
  2. Buffalobob

    Buffalobob Writers Guild

    Jun 12, 2001
    I tried some Remington brass for 7mm Wby and it is not the same quality as Norma.

    Don't be wishing for things you don't really want.

  3. Nomosendero

    Nomosendero Well-Known Member

    Jan 17, 2005
    I agree & besides if Rem loads some, I have no doubt they would be slower than the Wea. loaded rounds, always have been & the same goes for Fed with the Wea. loadings.

    I reload, but for fact. loaded Wea. cartridges, Wea. the bomb.