Hornady SST's Shooting Lower than Federal's


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Mar 16, 2009
I was just trying out some new ammo. Could anyone explain to me why a 300 win mag sighted in at 200 yards with 180 grain Federal Ammo
(Cheap soft point wal-mart) would place 180 Grain Hornady SST's 2 inches lower at the same distance?

I would have thought the SST's would have been shooting higher if anything.


Well-Known Member
Dec 25, 2007
Kuna, ID
Different load, bullet, velocity, etc.. Even just changing bullets I would expect POI to move.

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