7mm Rem SA Ultra Mag. What it all boils down to is this: The .280 Rem will do anything that a 7mm Mag will do, albeit at a shorter range. 165 Grain sp core-lokt 20 Rounds [28417] View Out. If your a fan of lighter bullets and trajectory then 270 win has the edge. Find 280 Remington Ammo for sale, in-stock and ready to ship at Ammo Freedom. Re: 280 Remington ballistics versus 6.5 x 284 Greg- well written per usual. I currently have a Remington 7400 in .280 but want a rifle that will actually shoot the .280 to it’s … at any time, and it slightly outperforms the .280, so why buy it. I completely shot out a 280 Rem 22" barrel on a 700 action and after all those rounds and different loads/bullets that that barrel saw I would think you'd be beyond safe territory. Ackley intended. .280 Rem. 300 H&H Mag. Ask a question or add answers, watch video tutorials & submit own opinion about this game/app. 30 Caliber.308” Diameter. While Nosler offers pre-formed 280 Ackley brass, you may want to form your own. 280 AI shoots 50 fps to 100 fps faster than the 280 Remington with the same bullets in the same standard-length actions. One is a pointed Core-Lokt, one is a Nosler ballistic tip, and the third is a boat-tail spitzer bullet. 308 Win. i have 4 280 rems and 2 308 wins, is one better than the other? Based on the .30-06 case necked down to take a 7mm, or .284-inch bullet, the cartridge was introduced in 1957. The .280 Rem., which was introduced in 1957, is also known under the name 7 mm Rem. 308 Norma Mag. Nosler and Hornady load both 7mm Remington Magnum and .280 Ackley ammunition; looking at their data you’ll see a difference of 90 to 100 fps between the two, with the belted 7mm Magnum giving the higher velocities (with a 162-grain Hornady ELD-X, the 7mm Mag. But, I have access to a 7mm Rem. 300 Win Mag. 300 Sav. Out of stock. 280 Remington chambers can be easily converted to 280 AI. I think what kneault65 is talking about is the fact that the .280 was downloaded when it was first introduced. The Winchester Ballistic Calculator allows you to select your Winchester product and view the real trajectory from that product. runs at 2940 fps and the .280 AI runs at 2850 fps). 30-30 Win. Ackley Imp. Now my experience was before the days of RL17. 7mm Rem Ultra Mag. Winchester Ballistic Silvertip Rifle Ammunition .280 Rem 140 gr BST 3040 fps - 20/box; Print. 308 Mar Exp. Trophy Copper 280 Rem Important Safety Information WARNING: Discharging firearms in poorly ventilated areas, cleaning firearms, or handling ammunition may result in exposure to lead and other substances known to the State of California to cause birth defects, reproductive harm, and … The .280 Ackley Improved is, to me, about as close to a perfect all-around North American cartridge as it gets. yet the .280 AI produced less recoil and muzzle blast and offered space for an additional round in the magazine. The other is honestly nostalgia. 300 Rem. Craig Boddington As standard cartridges go, the .280 Remington has one of the oddest histories. V-MAX ® 83366 4000 3517 3086 2696 2337 2006 1776 1373 1057 807 606 447 -1 507 -43 -13 -291 In the 150gr. When autocomplete results are available use up and down arrows to review and enter to select, or press tab to cycle through suggested products based on autocomplete results. - 160s give up 175fps Take you pick - i have now switched to the 7 … I think alot goes back to when the 280 was a wildcat rd 7mm/06 and the 30-06 is 60kPSI they just kept it the same pressure level. ", gives 7mm Rem. It is pleasant to shoot and with good precision very well suited for light and medium-sized cloven-hoofed game. 300 WSM. there sure is a pile of records set with a 308, go to gun for the military. or ".280 Imp. 300 Win. 30-06 Sprg. 300 Norma Mag. Avoid 280 Remington Ballistics Data hack cheats for your own safety, choose our tips and advices confirmed by pro players, testers and users like you. Ballistics Show all Ballistics Five ballistics myths What MOA is and how to use it Dedicated Components Show all Dedicated Components Submitted Loading Recipes ... 280 Rem. I want the .280 because it is fairly rare, and the the ballistics are good. ( Might I mention that these two calibers come with 26'' barrels ). Add to Wish List Add to Compare Quickview. 30 TC. 270 Win vs 280 Rem vs 280 AI vs 7mm Mag Ballistics Those differences in the external dimensions of the .270 Winchester, .280 Remington, .280 Ackley Improved, and 7mm Remington Magnum do translate into differences in ballistic performance, though probably not quite as much as you’d initially expect. 280 Rem. If your a fan of heavier bullets the edge goes to the 280 rem. Mag. etc. Nosler Partition 280 Rem Important Safety Information WARNING: Discharging firearms in poorly ventilated areas, cleaning firearms, or handling ammunition may result in exposure to lead and other substances known to the State of California to cause birth defects, reproductive harm, and … you can load some awsome rounds with the .280 people need to remember that elk were hunted to near extinction with the .30-30. the .280 is a good elk gun as long as you take the time to practice, practice shot placement , AND GET TO KNOW THE RIFLE. V-MAX ® 8335 4150 3553 3033 2570 2151 1774 1530 1121 817 587 411 280 -1 5 0 6-44 -142 -31 V 22-250 Rem 50 gr. This cartridge was constructed in 1957 for Remington’s model 740 Autoloader. The primary difference between the standard .280 Rem. If they're stable at sea level, they're stable at 6500' 300 Rem SA Ultra Mag. The simple truth is the .280 Rem cant keep up with the .280 Rem AI which in turn lags the 7mm RM even though the 7mm RM runs at lower pressures. 300 RCM. 300 Blk. Rem Ammo 280 rem. This was my grandpas go to caliber. get a .280 people take elk with .270 and .30-06 all the time do you handload? Home; ... Rem Ammo 280 rem. 280 Ack Imp. 28 Nosler. If so, we suggest the following procedure: Start with standard .280 Remington cases. Ammo Freedom. Gonzo - the higher the relative DA, the more stable they get. weight, the sectional density is much better, giving better arodynamics in … Price: $32.99 ($1.65 / count) Availability: Out of stock. They are pretty much identical in ballistics. 30-06 Sprg Ack Imp. who knows. 2-280 AI rem 700 harts 26" etc 140s nosler or Sierra at 3140fps shoot .300-.400 all day - 160s give up about 150fps 7-08Ai rem 700 hart 24" etc 140s nosler or sierra at 3023fps shoots .300-.400 no sweat. i load 49 grains of imr 4350 over 165 hornady or 168 combined tech ballistic siver tip, hold on hair and watch them fall out to 300 yds. 7mm Rem Mag. V-MAX ® 8336 3800 3339 2925 2548 2201 1882 1603 1238 950 721 538 393 -1 5 0 8-49 -152 -32 SV 22-250 Rem 50 gr. The .280 began as a 7mm/06 wildcat, with some minor modifications. In their data the 280 has 26" barrel and 24" for the 270 and the 280 has alittle better velocity. and the .280 Ackley Improved is the steeper 40 degree, which lengthens the case body and allows for about 5 percent more powder capacity. 7mm WSM. 300 Wby Mag. 150 Grain psp core-lokt 20 Rounds [29069] View Out. Mag. Ballistics and Drop for the .260 Remington Cartridge Type: Rifle Height: 2.035" Width: 0.473" Average FPS: 2856 Average Energy: 2282 Average Gr: 126 Recoil: 1.73 Power Rank: 3.6 of 20 The .260 Remington was standardized by Remington Arms Company in 1997, and is based off previous wild cat rounds from the parent case of the .308 Winchester. While the difference is slight, like Hondo mentioned. He then changed the 35-degree shoulder to 40-degrees and the .280 Ackley Improved was born. The longer .280 Improved chamber cuts out misaligned 7mm-08 Rem. Bulk Ammunition on sale, including 280 Remington Rifle Rounds. 280 Remington. Since cases for the .280 RCBS could be formed by firing .280 Remington ammo in a rifle chambered for the former, Ackley abandoned the 7mm-06 Improved and started chambering rifles for the .280 RCBS. Most book loads in … $30.53. V 22-250 Rem 40 gr. Since 1997, GECO has been producing a 165 gr Softpoint bullet, which has … Ultra Mag. i load 54 grains of imr 4350 over a 120 ballistic tip, hold on hair to 400 yds and watch them fall. The .280 Rem is an excellent choice and, if I might add, the .280 Ackley Improved offers the slight improvement that P.O. 7mm STW. Using 140 gr bullets in the 270win and the 280 rem there's not a nickel's worth of difference. The .280 Remington IS nothing more than a 30-06 necked down to 7mm caliber.... Like Az said the 7mm will ballistically outperform the .280 on every level. The 280 Rem holds within 2gr of water that a 7 SAUM does, 3000 fps from a 180gr VLD in the 280 can be achieved without running a 28" or longer barrel, I've seen it done at 2975 fps in a 24" factory tube, a high quality custom tube that is polished/lapped should break 3k without too much trouble. Select a light load of a relatively fast powder (IMR4895 is great) from the standard .280 Remington data. 30-06 Spring. I am already set up to reload .280 Rem is part of the reason I am looking for a .280. A 280 AI can safely fire 280 Remington ammunition, simultaneously fire-forming brass cases to reloadable 280 … ballistics in a smaller diameter chamber more friendly to the stretchy Encore mechanism. rifles by mistake. 280 Rem. Mag. 280 Remington Ballistics Data tricks hints guides reviews promo codes easter eggs and more for android application. One additional note: My 280 Rem shot the 180 Hybrid Bergers, 180 VLD's from Berger, JLK, and some 189 Cauts. Rem Ammo R280R2 280 Rem CoreLokt Soft Point 165 GR 20Box10Case . the .284 W is much younger than the .280, but not as young as the "new kid" the 7mm-08. 30/40 Krag. Ballistics Charts & Data. It is basically a .30-06 necked down to accept 7mm bullets, but the shoulder was moved forward a little in order to prevent the cartridge from being loaded into .270 Win. The.280 is a 7mm, same diameter as the 7x57M, 7x 61 S&H, 7mm Weatherby, 7mm Rem. Mag. without any trouble from a 9tw. With a standard 280 Rem and a 22" barrel at the elevation you are at I would expect some pressure problems. It was brought out for the 7400 Remington auto rifle, so it was anemic at first. Winchester Ballistic Silvertip Rifle Ammunition .280 Rem 140 gr BST 3040 fps - 20/box. This new wildcat, which became known as the .280 Ackley Improved 40-Degree Shoulder, beat .280 Rem ballistics by about 100 fps, which gave it energy and trajectory figures that nipped at the heels of the 7mm Rem. Remington .280 factory loads are currently offered with three different 140 grain spitzer bullets, all with a muzzle velocity of 3,000 fps and a muzzle energy of 2,797 ft. lb. Express. 300 Blaser Mag. Compare up to 4 Winchester products and see how they compare. 7mm Wby Mag. It has never had enough sales to support an extensive … Younger than the other Rifle, so why buy it chambers can be easily converted 280! 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