of guiding). The AccuBond™ is a good all-round hunting bullet with high ballistic coefficients (BCs) and terminal performance similar to the time-tested Nosler Partition™. 300 Winchester Magnum Load Data; 300 Weatherby Magnum Load Data; 30 Nosler Load Data; 30-378 Weatherby Magnum Load Data; 300 Remington Ultra Magnum Load Data; 7.62x51mm NATO Load Data; 8x57mm JS Mauser Load Data; 8mm-06 Load Data; 325 Winchester Short Magnum (WSM) Load Data; 8mm Remington Magnum Load Data; 338 Federal Load Data; 338 … Loads to these weights will surely be way over pressure!! Case usable capacity with powder goes to the 30 Nosler with about 3.7 gr. The Series. 30 Nos. The .30 caliber magnums are popular and for good reason, but bullet selection is vital to realize their full potential. By today’s standards, the venerable .300 H&H seems tame, even underpowered. and dropped a 950lb. As long as it is fed an appropriate bullet, it will do anything a reasonable hunter could ask from a hunting cartridge, and with less powder and recoil. Use good bullets (I like 180+gr.) It will drop anything in North America, Europe, or Asia, and everything except the Big Five in Africa. also easier to locate for sure. CAUTION:!!!! Introduced in 2016, the 30 Nosler meets the velocity of the .300 Weatherby, headspaces on the shoulder like a .300 RUM, has an efficient powder column like the .300 WSM and fits in the same standard-length action of a .300 Win. Yet, ask anyone who owns one and you’ll get a big, knowing smile from them. and large game (1500 ft-lbs), and the minimum velocity most hunting bullets require for reliable expansion (1800 fps). Both cases were new unfired. Your maximum mpbr are just a bit off particularly for the 300 WBY. One point for each ft-lbsf recoil less than 15, and one point deducted for every ft-lbsf greater than 15. With a 200 grain bullet, it likely would have scored equal to or below the .300 Weatherby. Likewise the .300 Winchester Magnum. Both are more than enough for elk and I do not think you would ever tell a difference in on game performance. Hope this helps some that want to compare these two great choices for a 30 cal. These cartridges are also best when paired with the heaviest bullet weights. Based on its bigger brother, the .375 H&H’s case, and introduced in 1925, the .300 H&H set the standard for long range rifle cartridges until the .300 Win. The 30 Nosler gives a case capacity increase of roughly 9 percent over the .300 Winchester Magnum, and is only a couple of grains of capacity behind the .300 Weatherby Magnum. Norma = 95 gr. All calculations were based on the heaviest Nosler AccuBond™ bullet available in factory loaded ammunition for each caliber, unless otherwise noted. Hornady = 97 gr. Posted: Sat Feb 29, 2020 7:48 pm . There are many magnum hunting cartridges, but those which use .30 caliber bullets are by far the most popular. They are all good, all have their special appeal, but there is often a quality to quantity and quantity is what the .300 Winchester Magnum has. might see 3075 to 3100. If you don't expect to shoot beyond 300 yards, stay with common .30 calibers. Cases were filled with a 6″ drop tube to the bottom of the neck. Still the most popular Fast Thirty in the world. I've never lost a deer with a 308 win. Brass quality and hardness will shadow true results as well. All great performing cartridges-all uncommon except the 300 win mag. One point for every 25 yards beyond 200 yards for minimum expansion velocity, one point deducted for every 25 yards less. Look no further! 300 Weatherby Magnum Rifle Cartridge by Nosler Inc. Nosler - Bullets, Brass, Ammunition & Rifles. Like Bertram and RWS. Likewise the standard length .308 Norma magnum. This is perhaps the closest to perfect any Fast Thirty gets. Powder burn rate and barrel length will come into play here. I'm not a 6.5mm fan and I think both the 26 Nosler and 6.5-300 Weatherby will die. They require a hunter to understand bullet construction and terminal performance in depth, especially with cartridges on the power scale’s upper end. The following ammunition cartridge ballistics information and chart can be used to approximately compare .300 Weatherby Magnum vs .300 Winchester Magnum ammo rounds. 30 Nos. However, the power and reach come at a price: vicious recoil. As far as power, most people shoot the .300 Win Mag and 7mm Rem Mag fairly well; the same cannot be said for the .300 Weatherby Mag or 7mm Ultra Mag. This was an up hill almost broad side shot that also took the spine out. I seriously doubt you could realistically judge the difference in barrel life between the three so it is a moot point to me. Always consult with the bullet or ammunition manufacturer as to your needs before you take it on a hunt. Just from my experience of 40+ years of elk hunting, 180 grain Sierra spire point bullets worked fine from my .30-06, 180 grain Nosler Partitions worked fine from my .30 Gibbs, and 168 grain Barnes TSX and TTSX bullets have worked fine in my .300 Weatherby. Four of them being 300 WBY and I'm quite familiar with the cartridge. capacity with a 3.5 gr advantage, 300 win case OAL = 2.606″ The undisputed most powerful .30 caliber magnum in the world. It has the lowest recoil in this class, is pinpoint accurate, and has more than enough punch for any rational hunting situation. 30 NOSLER VS. 300 WEATHERBY. The author analyzed six .30 caliber magnum cartridges (.300 H&H Magnum, .300 Winchester Magnum, .300 Weatherby, .300 Remington Ultra Mag., .30 Nosler, and .30-378 Weatherby) for trajectory, effective range, and recoil with modern ballistic software available free online from shooterscalculator.com. 30 Nos. Both cases were new unfired. The .300 Weatherby Magnum is a fast, hard-hitting cartridge, driving a 180-grain bullet to a muzzle velocity of 3250 fps, for over 4,000 ft.-lbs. The 30 Nosler gives a case capacity increase of roughly 9 percent over the .300 Winchester Magnum, and is only a couple of grains of capacity behind the .300 Weatherby Magnum. Gunpowder Charge Weight Velocity m/s Velocity fps; Norma MRP: Max 88.2 Min 84.0: 1052 983: 3451 3225 Good realistic article. Who would waste the accuracy and case capacity of seating to magazine length that short? The .300 RUM is a more realistic choice than the .30-378 in a standard weight sporter rifle if a hunter needs this much power. This article will lay out the similarities and differences between the two cartridges. Calculations were corrected to standard … I took rough measurements of both the 300 Win Mag and the 30 Nosler with the very popular 215 Berger hybrid. If it's that they are cool or new or different that's cool. Then you can go to a store and buy a box of ammo starting at $17 or less and keep things simple. No one yet offers this cartridge loaded with 200 grain AccuBonds. The most powerful .30 caliber magnum until the .30-378 arrived, the .300 Weatherby has a cult-like following. This could easily level the field for velocity and could allow the 300 win to excel. The xx-Nosler is designed to fit in to a 3.340 magazine with recommended seating depths. The 180 grain Partitions also made one shot kills on my two bull moose. Every rifle maker offers a model chambered in it and unlike the Weatherby, Nosler, and RUM, ammunition is available anywhere in the world. Loads to these weights will surely be way over pressure!! The .30 cal. It uses a 2.825″ case—just a whisker shorter than the parent .375 and .300 H&H cases—with plenty of case capacity; 98 grains of water to be specific. I personally don't consider extreme long range fair to the game. 300 Win on our Left, 30 Nos. Blaser has a .300 magnum based on the .404 Jeffery case, but it’s not marketed here in the U.S. A similar cartridge to the Blaser, and one that is available to American shooters, is the relatively new .30 Nosler. Its only real advantage; it provides .300 RUM power in a standard length action. See how they compare in the charts below. Dry case w/ primer = 287.2 gr, 300 Win with H2O = 85.7 gr Looking for some of the differences between .300 Win Mag and .30-06? The Contestants. It is not an efficient cartridge, but it is perhaps the best choice for shots on tough animals such as elk and moose beyond 700 yards. I think these strike the perfect balance in terms of power level and rifle compatibility. This diagram illustrates MPBR for a ten inch kill box which is applicable for large game. 180 gr. Please note, the following information reflects the estimated average ballistics for each caliber and does not pertain to a particular manufacturer, bullet weight, or jacketing type. 26 nosler vs 6.5-300 weatherby. In conclusion here are my thoughts. AccuBond at 2750 fps. These are the best choices for shots inside 500 yards: Barnes TSX/TTSX, Swift Scirocco, Swift A-Frame, Nosler Partition, Nosler AccuBond, Nosler E-Tip, Woodleigh Weldcore, PPU soft point, Hornady GMX, Hornady Interbond, and North Fork. My gut tells me with a 28″ barrel they both will come in in the 3000 to 3050 fps range at 4000′ asl. My personal choice? 30 Nos. The 300 Win Mag is right around where you put it but it can also safely climb to 30 and 31 pounds of recoil. I am at a loss as to what I will do for a Current build. Factory ammo: 300 Win will get the nod here today. The 30 Nosler outperforms the 300 Weatherby in every category, including trajectory, velocity and energy. The .300 Weatherby Magnum is a fast, hard-hitting cartridge, driving a 180-grain bullet to a muzzle velocity of 3250 fps, for over 4,000 ft.-lbs. _____ some call it hunting, i call it "grocery shopping" Top . The larger 300s, Rum and 30-378 will only provide more power at extreme long range. 200 gr. 30 Nosler: Nosler = 99 gr. To top it off a high grade mk 5 in grade walnut is like artwork and a pleasure to behold. Calculations were corrected to standard temperature (59F/15C) and pressure (29.92 inHg/1013 mbar) at sea level. Detailed performance figures are summarized in the table at the article’s end. offers .041″ more neck to bearing surface length. Not me. See current Nosler manual for reloading information (or for a comparison with the .338 Lapua). This is the usable volume for powder. But if you are one that does not like belted cases the 30 Nos. Either a long range bullet fired up close, or a close range one used too far away can cause ineffective wounds and result in lost game. The original .30 caliber belted magnum. The main factor is to know the maximum and minimum anticipated impact velocities and the intended game, then select a bullet which is reliable under those conditions. The shorter neck of the 300 win has never been an issue either, but if you prefer a longer neck the 30 Nos. 60 years later, and 28 Nosler created in 2014, around 70-74 years after Roy's. The .30-378 Weatherby is an astounding cartridge with enough power to take even the Big Five, but most African countries mandate either 9.3mm or .375 caliber as the minimum for dangerous game hunting. One point for every 10 yards MPBR beyond 200 yards and one point deducted for every 10 yards less. The 180 grain tested produced less recoil. While there are now more powerful .30 caliber magnums, the time-tested .300 Weatherby will likely outlast them. of energy at the muzzle, it is far ahead of the .30-06 Springfield and .300 H&H Magnum. shoots flat, hits hard, fits in standard length actions, has tolerable recoil, and is available even in remote areas. The six inch kill box used in this test is a better average size for both medium and large game. Recoil calculations were based on a 9.5 pound rifle weight. Designed by Roy Weatherby in 1959 but not released to the market until 1996, the .30-378 is based on the .378 Weatherby’s enormous case necked down to accept .308 caliber bullets. at shoulder .488″ Figured more energy at greater distances would help for moose and elk out west. The “Fast Thirties,” as famed gun writer Craig Boddington calls them, have always captivated hunters. It comes close to the .30-378’s performance and generates recoil almost equal to a .375 H&H Magnum. Effective range in this test is the minimum impact energy recommended for a humane kill on medium game (1200 ft-lbs.) Looking for some of the differences between .300 Win Mag and .30-06? Mag. One point for every 25 yards beyond 200 yards for maximum effective range on medium and large game, respectively, and one point deducted for every 25 yards less than 200 yards. with H-1000 = 91.4 gr capacity with a 3.9 gr advantage, 300 win with RL-33 = 90 gr. I use two powders, H-1000 and RL 33. Just a year or so ago I wrote that the 30 Nosler was arguably the single best-designed .30-caliber magnum in existence. 30 nosler case capacity is 89.8 gr h2o and 300 win is 93.8 in h2o according to Wikipedia. Renowned for its accuracy, it won many target competitions and has taken every game animal on the planet at one time or another. 30 Nos. Both with 215 seated bearing surface to bottom of case neck. of energy at the muzzle, it is far ahead of the .30-06 Springfield and .300 H&H Magnum. 30 Nos OAL (case head to bullet tip) = 3.595″, 300 Win case head to bullet O-give with comparator = 2.730″ 30 Nos. AccuBond at 2950 fps. 200 gr. Today, I have to give that nod to the .300 PRC. 300 Win OAL (case head to bullet tip) = 3.690″ It is at its best when housed in a heavy (over 15 pounds) bench rest type long range rifle which will soak up its tremendous recoil forces. The bullet was a 180gr. Bertram = 100 gr. The 30 Nosler outperforms the 300 Weatherby in every … These are not charge weights!!! Thanks for your input and best of luck on future hunts! 30 Nos. Mag.’s arrival in 1963. Hunters these days now have a dizzying array of .30 caliber magnum cartridges to choose from like the .300 Winchester Magnum, .300 Weatherby Magnum, .30 Nosler, 300 WSM, .300 Norma Magnum, and the .300 Remington Ultra Magnum (among others). Besides, with its smooth, almost rocket-like contours and British Empire pedigree, who wouldn’t feel a warm, nostalgic glow taking one into the field with it housed in a pre-64 Winchester Model 70 or Rigby built Mauser? Consult a loading manual for starting charges and work up safely.!!! Don, yes the factory 30-378Wby has a 28" long barrel and the Wby freebore. The recoil values are correct, however the 300 WBY properly and safely loaded in a 9.5 pounds rifle can go as high as 37 lbs. What that will actually mean as far as muzzle velocity remains to be seen. As a matter of mirror-image fact, the two cases are extremely similar. Look no further! For the 300 win the only new case I had was a Lapua head stamp. While .30 caliber bullets come in a wide variety, this vast selection presents some challenges when it comes to the Fast Thirties. Introduced in 1999, the .300 RUM has become a favorite in the long range hunting subculture. It is also used by military and police snipers. Any RUM or 300 Weatherby magazine box is perfect for xx-Nosler run out to more optimal seating depths. With a 215 Berger seated with bottom of bullet bearing surface at bottom of case neck. capacity These are rough measurements on unfired untouched brass. 284allways Post subject: Re: 300 Weatherby 180 -200 AB. 30 even better. Case head to bottom of shoulder = 2.112″, 300 Win. speer grand slam, and wasn't recovered. LJ Bonham is a semi-subsistence hunter, hunting magazine editor, and firearms enthusiast who lives in the Rocky Mountains. When first introduced in 1944, this cartridge developed a reputation for “excessive” recoil and unpredictable results on game. These are not charge weights!!! The outfitter said he would rather see a 308 in camp that a 7mm mag. This put some cartridges at a disadvantage since only factory advertised velocities were used. It is no longer necessary to maximize flat trajectory to trump distance. I'm just trying to cover my bases and not be wishing 2 years from now I had gone a different route. Description.300 Weatherby 180 Grain Nosler Partition~ Roy Weatherby already had experience with other custom cartridges such as his own .270 Weatherby Magnum when he created the .300 Weatherby.Like most of his other magnum cartridges, this is based on a blown-out .300 H&H Magnum case, using the signature Weatherby double-radius shoulder. BC quantifies a bullet’s aerodynamic efficiency, and SD predicts relative ability to penetrate into a game animal; the larger each number, the better. Maybe? 200 gr. https://www.shootingtimes.com/editorial/300-prc-better-than-the-rest/330587 .300 Winchester Short Magnum (L), .300 Winchester Magnum (R). Several noted gun writers have said this is the harshest recoiling cartridge they’ve ever fired. They combine flat trajectories with tremendous down-range power. Decisions Decisions. The following ammunition cartridge ballistics information and chart can be used to approximately compare .30-06 Springfield vs .300 Weatherby Magnum ammo rounds. While 180 grain projectiles are by far the most popular, 200 – 220 grain bullets are ideal for large animals such as elk, moose, and the big bears—if one can tolerate the recoil. Trajectory in this test is defined as Maximum Point Blank Range (MPBR): the distance over which a bullet rises three inches above sight line and then drops three inches below to hit within a six-inch kill box. I took rough measurements of both the 300 Win Mag and the 30 Nosler with the very popular 215 Berger hybrid. 30 Nos. Then again, if I found a well-kept .300 H&H for reasonable money, I’d snatch it up and never once complain about scrounging for ammo. It is not a good choice for light weight mountain rifles since the recoil would challenge even the most dedicated shooter. The 30 Nosler also headspaces off the shoulder, improving alignment with the bore. I did some bench comparisons of the two. on our Right. mtmuley . Don, yes the factory 30-378Wby has a 28" long barrel and the Wby freebore. If I was going after big bears' give me a 375H+H (or 458win.) The 30 looks interesting and according to case capacity it doesn't appear to have more room in the cartridge to be labeled a barrel burner. With that being said, 7mag, 30-06 and 300 win mag are just as effective with a lot less recoil. Here are some measurements and comments about the 300 Win vs the 30 Nos. 30 Nos. With the right bullet, the .30-378 approaches the .338 Lapua, and bullet choice is critical. 300 PRC: Bertram = 89 gr. Please note, the following information reflects the estimated average ballistics for each caliber and does not pertain to a particular manufacturer, bullet weight, or jacketing type. .30 Caliber Magnum Virtual Shootout Results. I personally shoot a 308 win. 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Barnes and Nosler both used 26" long barrel for the Wby Speer used a 24" long barrel and Hornady used a factory rifle with max velocity 3300fps same as the data for the 300RUM for max velocity. 300 Winchester Magnum Load Data; 300 Weatherby Magnum Load Data; 30 Nosler Load Data; 30-378 Weatherby Magnum Load Data; 300 Remington Ultra Magnum Load Data; 7.62x51mm NATO Load Data; 8x57mm JS Mauser Load Data; 8mm-06 Load Data; 325 Winchester Short Magnum (WSM) Load Data; 8mm Remington Magnum Load Data; 338 Federal Load Data; 338 … Filed Under: Precision Hand Loading Tools, Precision Handloading "How To" Tagged With: 30 Nosler, 300 win mag, Berger Bullets, ELR, Extreme Long Range, hand loading, hunting, long range, long range only, precision, rifle throat. moose where it was. They are max case volumes. Add in the fact they use easy to find .308 inch diameter bullets and you have some real winners. Please note, the following information reflects the estimated average ballistics for each caliber and does not pertain to a particular manufacturer, bullet weight, or jacketing type. Here’s how each cartridge ranked. It is sized to fit into a .30-06-length action and produces 3,200 fps at the muzzle with a 180-grain bullet. 7mm Weatherby created around the 1940's, 7mm RUM created in 2001 approx. Mag., it … Hornady 300 PRC w/225's @ 2875-2900 FPS 300 Norma w/225's @3000-3025 FPS Weatherby ammo will set you back anywhere from … 30 nosler case capacity is 89.8 gr h2o and 300 win is 93.8 in h2o according to Wikipedia. The 28 nosler not too far behind. In 1962 Roy Weatherby announced the .340 Weatherby Magnum for his Mark V rifle that was based on the full-length .300 H&H Magnum case blown out with a double-radius shoulder and necked to … The 6.5-300 Weatherby Magnum dials up the heat another 100 fps over the .26 Nosler; it’ll launch the 140-grain bullets at a muzzle velocity of just shy of 3400 fps. case head to bullet O=give with comparator = 2.635″. The author analyzed six .30 caliber magnum cartridges (.300 H&H Magnum, .300 Winchester Magnum, .300 Weatherby, .300 Remington Ultra Mag., .30 Nosler, and .30-378 Weatherby) for trajectory, effective range, and recoil with modern ballistic software available free online from shooterscalculator.com. AccuBond at 3100 fps. Muzzle velocities are the nominal industry standard for the tested bullet weight in each caliber. Your view of the 30 Nosler is correct, although it is definitely a superb cartridge, time will tell if it will take off as well as the others. It’s just a good, balanced cartridge which works, doesn’t hit the shooter like a ball peen hammer, and is available on any gun store shelf anywhere in the world. case OAL = 2.544″, 300 Win at Web = .506″ Here are some measurements and comments about the 300 Win vs the 30 Nos. Imagine a bullet arcing through a six-inch diameter pipe for a certain distance. Violate this principle by, for example, chambering a lightweight, short action rifle for a powerful Magnum cartridge like the .300 WSM and the result will be a dramatic increase in kick. The author acknowledges hand loaders can achieve much better performance in many instances. It is a great cartridge but a near twin to the .300 Winchester Magnum. Belts do not bother me in the least. Good load right outta Nosler book I believe 83 grain oh h1000 with a 200 trainer. with H2O = 87.5 gr 1.8 gr advantage, 300 win with H-1000 = 87.5 gr capacity A 300 Win Mag will do very well for almost all applications. They are max case volumes. It too was designed to function in .30-06 length (3.340-inch) actions. Many experts recommend a minimum of 1500 ft-lbs impact energy for large game such as elk. The following ammunition cartridge ballistics information and chart can be used to approximately compare .30-06 Springfield vs .300 Weatherby Magnum ammo rounds. (smaller caliber bullets have a tendency to deflect on bone, according to his 30yrs. For the 300 win the only new case I had was a Lapua head stamp. Then also H2O. I plan to further research the quality and hardness of the available brass for the 30 Nosler. Some cartridges were handicapped by the fact the ammunition companies don’t offer the heaviest bullet weights, rather they offer the most popular or common. 28 nosler vs 300 prc, We take a look at the .300 Winchester Magnum vs the .30-.06 Springfield in this in-depth review. Go Here to Discuss this article or ask questions. bullets. Just because it can be done does not mean it makes sense, despite what you might read in advertising copy. magnums make bigger holes in critters than their smaller bore rivals such as the 7mm Remington Magnum and punish the shooter with less recoil than the big bores such as the .338 Lapua. If the minimum energy range exceeds the minimum expansion range, the minimum expansion range becomes the maximum effective range since unexpanded bullets are much less effective regardless how much energy they possess. I myself am wondering what is more practical on the side of reloading, hunting, distance shooting. Modern bullets correct this problem when the right bullet is selected for the appropriate application. 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