280 Rem V 257 Westherby Mag

Discussion in 'Long Range Hunting & Shooting' started by downunder aussie, Jan 31, 2010.

  1. downunder aussie

    downunder aussie New Member

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    Just tossing up which way to go for a longer flatter shot, got any views
     
  2. liltank

    liltank Well-Known Member

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    The 257 will be by far the flatter of the two. The 280 will allow you to get out farther and buck the wind better. Application?

    Tank
     
  3. 338 LEGEND

    338 LEGEND Well-Known Member

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    +1 Better bullets for the 280.
     
  4. Buffalobob

    Buffalobob Well-Known Member

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    Depends on how far you intend to shoot and whether you are going to build a custom rifle or buy a factory rifle.