I looked at y iphone winchester ballistics app and i see that the 300 win mag will shoot flatter at 300 yards than the.270. S. Seafire OP. [–]hbrnation 2 points3 points4 points 4 years ago (0 children). True, the rifle my sister shoots is a .270 but we use managed recoil in it since she's still learning. The 270 will do the same with proper shot placement for any game animal but will be less money to shoot. The risk of permeant hearing damage from one shot with a muzzle braked .300 win mag is very real. Hover over graphs and lines to see more d… Like....one shot and you're left with permanent hearing damage. ", [–]IDontBelieveInIsms 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children), Yeah and I was going on mobile so I was assuming someone would come with more data and links would be able to give more information for OP. Again, the above is for comparative information purposes only, and you should consult the exact ballistics for the particular .270 WSM Winchester Short Magnum or .300 Winchester Magnum cartridge you're looking at purchasing. It is probably a bigger factor in selecting between one over the other for younger or inexperienced shooters. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. The only animal I would hesitate to chase with a -06 is an Alaskan Brown bear. Which is more sufficient for my use? I will either be buying a Wetherby Vanguard or a Savage 111 Package series or a hunter series. I say get the rifle you feel you can shoot confidently with. Finally got around to putting one on and its night and day. Bears do not bleed as well as deer (fat covering the entry hole). I should say that I plan to do a good deal of western hunting, ideally once a year (money/time allowing). [–]Blitziel 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). The "game ears" allow you to hear outside and filter out noise above 85 db. I'm a smaller framed female shooter. [–]one8sevennWyoming 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (7 children). i dont know how big a whitetail is but for comparison females are 200 lbs and up. Be honest with yourself. The.300 Weatherby Magnum has a longer case length of 2.825" (71.76mm). Interestingly, when looking at more rounds, we see that the .270 Win takes a pretty big leap over the .308 Win. The key is to get a double lung shot (study bear anatomy, because it is different than deer). The weight isn't really an issue because they carry it slung, and are planning on longer shots from a fixed position. If you add a very good muzzle break to a .270 or a .300 win mag. with muzzle velocities of … I will normally go for low neck shots or heart if the shot presents. I just don't know how bad it will be. This is an excellent analysis. That was my only advice. Especially as your first rifle and as someone who went through your exact same question last year, I'd go .270 again. It is based off a .300 WSM parent case by narrowing the neck to fit a .277 inch (7mm) bullet… NEXT: 25-06 vs 6.5 CREEDMOOR vs 270 WINCHESTER: THE RESULTS MIGHT SURPRISE YOU Enjoy this article about the .270 vs .30-06 debate? Picture detail for 270 Vs 300 Win Mag : Title: 270 Vs 300 Win Mag Date: May 24, 2019 Size: 65kB Resolution: 650px x 775px More Galleries of … (self.Hunting), submitted 4 years ago * by fishing_poleMichigan. Personally, I'd go with the 270, but that's just me. [–]blackhawk905Georgia 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (6 children). If you consider this. [–]fishing_poleMichigan[S] 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (4 children). [–]HeetNasty 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (2 children). [–]one8sevennWyoming 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (1 child). A 400 yards as long as you are not shooting a bowling ball (.30-30 or .45-70) the differences between most rifle calibers are minimal when sited in at 200 yards. Could a limbsaver be the simple solution? In order to capitalize on that long range capability, you need to shoot a lot. 300 win $35/per 20 & 270 25/per 20. .270 versus 7mm Rem Mag. Both of those are popular cartridges for elk where I'm at, but I've noticed that the guys who tend to really cover ground and go farther in than most usually have a standard caliber like 270, 30-06, or 308 with a fairly basic setup. My vote is for 270. Because I like big calibres. There are several solutions to the recoil. At that time, 30-caliber bullets were inserted onto the cartridges. [–]Meifu 5 points6 points7 points 4 years ago (0 children). Stretch out to 400 yards—not uncommon in mule deer country—and the differences are beginning to add up, but the drop difference between the .270 Win. I haven't shot any game with either caliber but ive shot moose,boar and roedeer with 6,5x55, .30-06 and 9,3x57. If you are a right hand shooter, put one in your left ear. We offer a 100% Authenticity Guarantee on all products sold on our website. Sure it does but not to the degree that it would make me hesitate on the .270. I was having the same dilemma...i ended up going for a 7mm rem mag. It will humanely take any game in the 48 without breaking the bank or the shoulder. As illustrated in the chart,.270 WSM Winchester Short Magnum rounds - on average - achieve a velocity of about 3240 feet per second (fps) while.300 Winchester Magnum rounds travel at a velocity of 3030 fps. [–]IDontBelieveInIsms 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (3 children), No I am getting downvoted for some reason. True .270 WSM Winchester Short Magnum and .300 Winchester Magnum ballistics information can vary widely from the displayed information, and it is important to understand that the particular characteristics of a given round can make a substantive difference in its true performance. Nice choice on the gun by the way, that one will last you a lifetime. Spent all summer watching this buck. This is going to come at a cost of massively increased muzzle blast and sound. A 8 3/4 lb .270 will be around a 10 lb with scope, so the recoil will be minimal. It's got me on the fence between a .270 wsm and a .300 (WSM or win mag.) If you are a left hand shooter, put one in your right ear. again if my averege shot was 250-500 meters I would probably lean towards the magnum but for me a normal shot is 50-150 meters so for me it's just unnessesary noise,recoil and potential meatloss. They have electronic ear pieces that work great for me. Depending on the intensity of the noise (dB) and your personal ear physiology it can only take one or a few shots to cause hearing loss. Personal biggest buck for me. If I really, really, really focus, I can shoot the 300 about as well as the 270, under ideal conditions. That is going to cost money and shoulder. Unlike my 308 vs 30-06 article, this one is NOT splitting hairs. Thanks - that's the route I ended up going. Friend is wanting to buy an elk rifle, since he's inheriting family property where elk … I'm about to buy my first rifle, a Weatherby Vanguard Accuguard, and I cannot decide between a .270 and a 300 win mag. Anybody ever found a coyote while pheasant hunting?! [–]fishing_poleMichigan[S] 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (1 child). 270 vs 308: Cartridge Sizes. It comes down to what you can handle and what you want. Mate, a pair of knock off Peltours is like 30 bucks AUD and they are awesome. Campfire Oracle. If the 300's were left hand actions I wouldn't have parted with them. I think a big question is, do you enjoy shooting? That is fair. Furthermore, the muzzle energy of a .270 WSM Winchester Short Magnum round averages out to 3170 ft-lb, while a .300 Winchester Magnum round averages out to about 3520 ft-lb. I see the .270 Winchester as about an ideal mule deer, antelope, caribou and sheep caliber. I've killed deer and elk with it, and in each case it's been able to put the game down with significant authority. Guns and Shooting Online has compiled an extensive table comparing the recoil of many rifle cartridges and bullet weights in rifles of various weights We offer cheap ammo and bulk ammo deals on the most popular ammo calibers. Generally speaking, the higher the muzzle energy, the higher the stopping power. He has a heavy automatic, so the recoil isn't bad (to me). Recoil doesn't bother me so much as muzzle lift. S. Joined: Apr 2004. However in many parts of the west the .270 Winchester is the more popular with hunters. If you want something a little bit more, look into the .270 WSM. Since you plan to hunt western when possible I recommend the .300 WM. So, the .300 is going to make a lot more power throughout the flight of the bullet. I usually see the bigger magnums (often with heavier stocks, bigger scopes, muzzle brakes, bipod, etc) being carried by (often older) guys who are more likely to hunt from a single spot most of the day. For the record, the kick on the 7mm is already pretty hard. Not knocking anyone's style or anything, just what I've seen. The decision for which round is better for a given application should be made with complete information, and this article simply serves as a comparative guide, not the final say. Also, ammo cost. Plus, 270 ammo is going to usually be cheaper. Are you already familiar with shooting rifles? If you have the confidence that practice and good marksmanship brings and you're comfortable with your gun, you'll put the bullet in the right spot. I use a .300 winmag on Irish red deer . I have no idea why you are getting down voted, thats really good advice. If you want to drop whitetail at 900 yards and plan on regularly hunting brown bear, go with the .300. Good enough to make a 300, maybe even 400 yard shot, but light enough to carry all day and still be ready for a close offhand shot. Lots of people advise a muzzle break and recoil pads and heavy clothing for the .300, I would personally put that money into better optics for the .270. It is famous for its uncommon compatibility with the 30-cal bullet. Now there is only one level of dead. [–]klimanAlberta 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (0 children). .270 is an absolute deer/elk slayer and won't destroy as much meat as a .300 WM. Will the 300 win mag just decimate a whitetail? OP. I appreciate you taking the time to do the analysis and your insight. Guess we'll find out when the rifle arrives... [–]georgep357 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). Is the .270 not enough for bear? The Remington 700 SPS .270 Win proves itself to be one of the best .270 rifles in the business. The .300 has a lot more energy, but with a shot through the lungs will a non-exploding hunting bullet the damage will be minimal. With the 300 win mags I've shot, I haven't been able to enjoy it one bit. .270 vs 300 win mag for an all-purpose big game rifle. Does the extra speed of the .300 magnums matter under 400 yds? It depends on the bullet. is being read as simply "whichever you decide. I know people with hearing loss and it is the same story of "if I knew what I know now, I would have protected my hearing". Ah ok, I was gonna say that's a pretty dumb choice if you did. Most people don't hunt with ear-pro. el 7 es el 7 … Killed November 16,2019 with a .243 at 7:35 am. The recoil will be a bit more than that of the 270 as already stated. This is extremely subjective and everyone is different, but most people do not tolerate it well in reality despite all the elite marksmen and mega-tough guys you hear talking in online discussions. One of the most effect is a good muzzle brake. How well do you tolerate recoil? [–]skeuserNew Jersey 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (0 children). Please click the above links to take a look at all of the .270 WSM Winchester Short Magnum and .300 Winchester Magnum ammo we have in stock and ready to ship, and let us know any parting thoughts in the comment section below. Foundry Outdoors is your trusted home for buying archery, camping, fishing, hunting, shooting sports, and outdoor gear online. [–]Medic7816Michigan 5 points6 points7 points 4 years ago (1 child). The accuguard is a heavier rifle, so it will not pound you as much as the light weight rifles (5.5-7.5 lbs). [–]fishing_poleMichigan[S] 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (0 children), [–]bkelly_4790 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). With the popularity of the round, you will be able to tailor your ammunition to whatever animal you want to pursue. 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. 7mm Rem Mag vs 300 Win Mag: What You Know May Be Wrong. [–]TheBeardedWitch 2 points3 points4 points 4 years ago (0 children). My dad whitetail hunts with a 300 win mag. my vote is for the .300 win mag and get a muzzle brake, I hunted years with mine without a brake. The science of projectiles and firearms, or in other words, the info you need to make the kill!If you are looking for the 270 vs 308 vs 30 06 ballistics chart, the 5.56 trajectory chart, the 300 Win Mag Ballistics data, or the 30 06 trajectory chart; you are in the right place!Here are a few suggestions for using the below dashboard: 1. It’s still something to think about even if you do have a lot of experience. The .300 win mag is too much boomstick for a first-time hunting rifle. These include the.257,.270 and 7mm Weatherby Magnum cartridges. REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 1137 on r2-app-0372826d7bd9f22b5 at 2020-12-24 20:31:15.906295+00:00 running 6abf2be country code: PL. I believe that you should try the rifle straight out of the box first to see if the recoil is uncomfortable to you. I cannot decide. [–]JoatMasterofNunWisconsin 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). [–]blackhawk905Georgia 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). 7mm Rem Mag vs 300 Win Mag Conclusion. Mag. Thanks for the thorough response. If the Limbsaver is not enough then you can look at muzzlebrakes as others have suggested. With a standard caliber and a couple trips to the range every year, I'm pretty much good to go on anything under 300 yards. It can be really difficult to track a bear, so a little bigger bullet hole can help. If you want something that will stand out as one of the longest-lasting rifles you’ll ever own, you may want to consider giving this one a closer look. My vote would be for either the 7mm rem mag or the 300 win mag. Normally I ask everyone what they plan on hunting, but with the the .30-06 you can do it, at all reasonable hunting ranges. from all i have seen of the .270 I would not hesitate to use it on large game out to 300 meters. My only advice was that a muzzle break makes a .270 and a .300 win mag kick about the same and a set of ear plugs will leave you hearing good and feeling fine after sighting in, [–]blackhawk905Georgia 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (2 children). So a .270 WSM Winchester Short Magnum round exits the barrel with kinetic energy equal to the energy required for linear vertical displacement of 3170 pounds through a one foot distance, while a .300 Winchester Magnum round exiting the barrel has energy equal to the amount required to displace 3520 pounds over the same one foot distance. On the other hand, I plan on using this for all types of big game. The .300 Win Mag, or a .300 WSM would be a good second rifle. [–]kizzymatch 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). The release of the .270 Winchester in 1925 in the Winchester Model 54 rifle saw the beginning of the American love affair with velocity, as well as the laying of a solid foundation for the American bolt-action sporting rifle.At the time, the lever gun held court in the hunting fields, though through the writings of Mr. O’Connor, change was on the wind. Go big, son. Looking at the recoil of the .300 Win Mag vs .300 WSM is important for understanding certain situations that you might favor one over the other. 270 vs 308: Which One Should You Hunt With? As illustrated in the chart, .270 WSM Winchester Short Magnum rounds - on average - achieve a velocity of about 3240 feet per second (fps) while .300 Winchester Magnum rounds travel at a velocity of 3030 fps. [–]one8sevennWyoming 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago* (0 children). I used a Ruger M77 MKII with skeletonized stock and the Limbsaver was all I needed with a rifle that weighs about 1.5-2.25 pounds less than the one you chose. The comparison between a .300 Win Mag vs .30-06 cartridge involves considering the following factors – 1. [–]IDontBelieveInIsms 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (2 children). 300 Win Mag vs 308 Win. You can do more meat damage with a 150 gr Berger VLD in .270 than a 200 gr Softpoint in .300 win. 20 ft lbs is generally considered the upper limit of what the average hunter can withstand without developing a recoil induced flinch. October 28, 2013 The .270 Winchester has followed the .30-06 Springfield in popularity with the edge almost always going to the .30-06. So pretty much right between the .270 and the .300 WM. The risk of permanent hearing damage with one shot from pretty much any center fire hunting round without ear pro or a suppressor is very real period. and .300 Win. I'll look into them but I don't think I'll get any soon, I shoot while hunting maybe once or twice a season and I'm also in college still so money is tight. Factory loaded options up to 220 gr make the .30-06 a versatile, affordable, and popular hunting round. Just a little smaller than the 300wm, but still enough for long range hunting. un saludo:sniper LA ventaja indudable es que en cualquier parte del mundo mundial encuentras munición del 7mm del 300 win del 375 y del 3006 y en menos el 270 win 338 y 243. y eso si que es una gran ventaja, por eso el 7mmwsm no cuajo es que es insuperable. I'm torn between the .270 win and .300 win mag. By David E. Petzal. I feel that - even though whitetail will be my primary game - I know the 300 win mag is the more appropriate caliber for the hunts I hope to accomplish, but man I just really don't want to dislike shooting it. 7 Mag vs 270 Win #12056102 05/26/17: Joined: Apr 2004. I have a 300 wby, and a 270. Will I look forward to practicing with a 300 win mag, or is it going to be a chore? and join one of thousands of communities. I didn't downvote you but I'm pretty sure it's because your answer to my question "should I go .270 or .300?" It’s an appreciable advantage, but again, there’s that recoil tradeoff. No way around that. If you use a polymer tip like a vmax or an amax you will be picking shrapnel from your meat for ages. The.270 is one of a family of Weatherby Magnums which share a 2.545” (64.64mm) length case. Can't say I was ever sure about the decision though. .270 is cheap and won't hurt your shoulder as badly during practice sessions, and it will kill whatever you want to kill. [–]DangerClosest 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). [–]blackhawk905Georgia 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (14 children), [–]IDontBelieveInIsms 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (5 children), I meant for range days while sighting in. The .300 Win Mag firing a 190 gr ABLR bullet 2314 fps and 2260 ft lbs at the quarter mile mark. As you can see in the photo below, the .270 Winchester and .308 Winchester cartridges have very different external dimensions. I wouldn't want to shoot more than 30 or 40 at the range. When I have some insulation on I can enjoy it well past that. The following ammunition cartridge ballistics information and chart can be used to approximately compare .270 Winchester vs .338 Lapua Magnum ammo rounds. Not surprisingly, recoil comes in at the middle too at about 20 ft lbs. One way to think about this is as such: a foot-pound is a unit of energy equal to the amount of energy required to raise a weight of one pound a distance of one foot. Got it done in STX this morning with a Christmas Eve Buck! Just like bear spray it is something that you can practice with. I have never shot a 300 win mag, and the only thing that's giving me reservation is the recoil. I'm not convinced that anyone except the most practiced marksmen will shoot a .300 win mag as accurately as they will a .270. I have that rifle in .270 and it is fantastic. Can load a small grain light bullet and have a good whitetail round. Mag. The 300 ruins more meat, but shot placement makes a bigger difference than the cartridge for meat loss. They will kick about the same and neither will beat up your shoulder. Learning his patterns and figuring out what winds made him do what. [–]Medic7816Michigan 13 points14 points15 points 4 years ago (8 children). I'm buyin a new rifle. bullet by using a 130gr in a .270. is beginning to assert its trajectory superiority here with a 5-inch advantage over the .270 Win. I've seen critters killed with a 300 win mag and it puts them down with the same authority. 308 vs 30-06 vs 300 Win Mag: Which Cartridge Should You Be Hunting With? I will be hunting moose, elk mule deer and whitetail deer. How much are you going to need to practice to get comfortable shooting your firearm? Report back and let us know how it goes for you. 300 Win Mag vs 30-06 Cartridge. and you could look at the 7 mag as the 270's bigger nasty brother. [–]phonein 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). Just put a limbsaver on it and buy a .300. My guess is people dont after with your muzzle break on a .270 statement since .270 doesn't have a whole lot of recoil to begin with. When comparing two loads with identical bullets (Hornady’s 145-grain Precision Hunter ELD-X), the .270 WSM is 130 fps faster than the .270 Win. After many days in the sticks, I finally had the right opportunity at my first archery buck! At that distance the.300 Winchester retains 1,766 ft.-lbs., and the Weatherby retains 2,186. Also I've been doing drumline for years and shooting once or twice a hunting season is the least of my loud noise worries, I do wear ear pro when shooting for fun though. 300 win $35/per 20 & 270 25/per 20. I think it's a form fits function kind of deal. It depends on what kind of practicing you are doing. These animals are not bulletproof. I would say for what you want, the .270 is going to be a better choice. There can be no doubt that both are outstanding rifle cartridges. I understand you will be doing a lot of practice with this new rifle but there are a lot of variables in the field, no less the adrenaline rush you experience when taking a shot at a game animal that you just cant replicate at the range. Practice putting in/on your protection and then placing a shot where you want it too. [–]georgep357 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (2 children). I've used mine on 150lb deer and a 530 lb black bear (one shot). [–]Btown3 3 points4 points5 points 4 years ago (0 children). [–]Double_Damn_Son 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (1 child). [–]kaiuhlOregon 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). Rendered by PID 1137 on r2-app-0372826d7bd9f22b5 at 2020-12-24 20:31:15.906295+00:00 running 6abf2be country code: PL. I've read an endless amount of information surrounding all of these questions, but still can't make a decision. As a rule of thumb, when it comes to hunting, muzzle energy is what many hunters look at when deciding on what caliber of firearm / ammunition to select. The 300 win is a better choice at extended ranges, but the .270 is cheaper to shoot. If it is, the first and cheapest solution is a Limbsaver recoil pad. You can tailor the effect on animal with thoughtful ammo selection. A bolt action may be a different story though. If you're hunting you won't be able to tell the difference between the two. It recoils less than my 17 lb .308, but is borderline painful to shoot WITH ear muffs on. I cannot decide. 300 Win Mag.300 winchester mag cartridges were first produced in 1963. I look at the 300 win mag as a 30-06 on the steroids. As far as shooting goes, I enjoy shooting a lightweight .270 (similar weight to the Weatherby rifle you're looking at), for around 20-30 shots when it's t-shirt weather. Sporting Classics Daily 300 Win Mag Races 7mm Rem Again! [–]Medic7816Michigan 2 points3 points4 points 4 years ago (2 children). [–]phonein 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (1 child). The 300 Win Mag is produced by Winchester, coming into use around 1963. Download Image. use the following search parameters to narrow your results: Feel free to submit hunting news from around the web. Our website lists special deals on 9mm Ammo, 10mm Ammo, 45-70 Ammo, 6.5 Creedmoor ammo, 300 Blackout Ammo, 10mm Ammo, 5.56 Ammo, Underwood Ammo, Buffalo Bore Ammo and more special deals on bulk ammo. Re: 300 win mag o 7mm Mensaje por tapin » 31 Oct 2011 17:09 hola ,yo me quedo con el 7 mm rem mag,( ante la "aparente" similitud de ambos calibres), me quedo con el retroceso mas docil del 7 mm rem mag. 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