Winchester 300 Magnum Boss info?

Discussion in 'Long Range Hunting & Shooting' started by kennesaw, Jul 12, 2009.

  1. kennesaw

    kennesaw New Member

    Jul 8, 2009
    Can someone give me info on the "sweet spots" of the Boss in the 300winmag on a winchester model 70 rifle,would you use the 150-165gr.bullet for deer?A 130gr. for varmints/coyotes?
    Thanks for any info in advance
    Last edited: Jul 12, 2009
  2. Willys46

    Willys46 Well-Known Member

    Oct 4, 2006
    If your shooting hand loads, then I would say the sweet spot for the BOSS would be at the bottom of a lake as far from the shore as I could throw it! :rolleyes:

    Kidding aside, if your using the BOSS as a brake, there are much better ones out there that are more effective and less damaging to the hearing. The BOSS is the loudest thing I have ever shot!

    If your set on using it, it takes a little experminting, Shoot where its at for a base line, then screw it in a ways and see if its better or worse. If worse go the other directions, and repeat.

    If you do not hand load, it might be a good time to start. Then you can tune the load to the gun, not the gun to the ammo.