Length of barrel?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by HRstretch, Feb 10, 2007.

  1. HRstretch

    HRstretch Well-Known Member

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    For a .300 Win mag is ther a performance difference between a 24" and 26" barrel?
     
  2. lazylabs

    lazylabs Well-Known Member

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    It will vary with powder/bullet combo but 75-100 fps is a decent guess for that length. If you get more load specific it may change.
     

  3. HRstretch

    HRstretch Well-Known Member

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    This a question of purchasing a new gun and what effects perofrmance would be.
     
  4. NYLES

    NYLES Well-Known Member

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    Get the 26" it will give better performance in 300WM as LL said 75-100 or figure it 25-50 an inch.