The 28 and 30 Nosler are potentially great rounds. Performance will be pretty much the same. The 28 and 30 Nosler are potentially great rounds. This last fact makes it incompatible with really long-nosed, fine-entry high-BC bullets. Reamers need to be speced right, rifles build well, and load development done thoroughly. That’s approaching the coefficient of legendary .338 Lapua bullets, and it’s worth noting that the .300 PRC was in part conceived as a potential replacement for extreme-range sniper work; one that offers much friendlier recoil and muzzle blast. Today, I have to give that nod to the .300 PRC. Mag., it … 300 PRC and .300 Win Mag factory loads generally have similar muzzle velocities, but the 300 PRC shoots a heavier bullet with a higher BC. Jan 2, 2020 #2 I would honestly wait until the 7mm PRC comes out or go with the 300 PRC or another 7MM. Sharing the same parent case as the 26 and 28 Nosler cartridges, the 30 Nosler takes all the best attributes of currently available 30 magnums and combines them all in one cartridge. This means you have the option to read your magazine on most popular phones and tablets. Unless your different than most your not gonna take a .30 or RUM or 300 out to the range and shot boxes The PRC has 1950fps and 1200ft/lbs at 1000yds. In my opinion Berger bullets are better target bullets than hunting bullets. Initial factory loads feature two outstanding high-BC (ballistic coefficient) bullets: the Hornady 212-grain ELD-X and 225-grain ELD Match. Hornady = 97 gr. It is, and the ready availability of a vast spectrum of various loads and rifles makes gives it outstanding versatility. If I was getting a .30 caliber long range rig, I would see no reason to look anywhere other than the PRC. David Fortier talks with Jeff Hoffman of Black Hills Ammunition about the evolution of the .308 Win. All things considered, the .300 PRC is a much more polite, civilized cartridge that is durned near as capable and offers far greater efficiency. Berry's Bullets: Reloading Equipment, Shooting Accessories & Bullet Accuracy Tests, Black Hills Evolution of Rifle Cartridge: .308 Win. Its biggest disadvantage is a quite short 0.72-inch “head height,” which is the distance between the front of the case mouth and the cartridge’s SAAMI maximum overall length. Finally, it’s throat is reamed very deeply, which allows bullets to get a running jump at the rifling leade and prevents pressure spikes with aggressive loads, but can be detrimental to precise accuracy. Jan 18, 2016 #2 Ryan Avery Admin Staff member Joined Jan 5, 2012 Messages 6,269 I don't think it matters. Also, the .300 Norma requires a really big action. I have 300 PRC vs 300 Win Mag 300 PRC and.300 Win Mag factory loads generally have similar muzzle velocities, but the 300 PRC shoots a heavier bullet with a higher BC. Oct 10, 2007 1,136 773 CEO Team waffle house. In contrast, the .300 PRC is engineered with the latest cutting-edge cartridge design principles, and features a 1.12-inch head height, enabling the use of very long, low-drag projectiles without intruding inside the case. JavaScript is disabled. Where this cartridge goes wrong is in the size of the case. Compare these rounds in the charts below. It hurts a bit to write this particular comparison, because I’m really partial to the .300 WBY. It does all this in a smaller and lighter recoiling package. It may not display this or other websites correctly. The 300 PRC has a better setup for longer bullets and takes advantage of longer free bore. Load data as stated by Hornady for 300 PRC with 212 ELDX = BC .673 with 2860 fps. The 30 Nosler cartridge delivers better ballistics than the .300 Win. Either AB, BC, AC, or all three together. Introducing the new 30 Nosler cartridge by popular demand. First, it tends to be finicky to feed, because short fat cartridges must tilt up from the magazine and transition into the chamber at much more abrupt angles than longer cartridges. 300 PRC vs 300 Win Mag. The 300 prc will do the same. I ditched the 300 wm years ago, and there's no freaking way guys are matching prc or 30 nos velocities with it … 30 Noslers shoot. Match bullet. Using bullets from Swift Scirocco, Sierra Tipped MatchKing, Barnes LRX BT, Nosler E-Tip, Nosler AccBond Long Range, Swift A-Frame, Hornady ELD-X, Berger Tactical. Why not just shoot a slightly slower cartridge that pushes heavy, sleek bullets optimized for long range, and which provides less recoil and more performance way out there? Reamers need to be speced right, rifles build well, and load development done thoroughly. Sub 10lb with optics sporter from a bipod. The 30 Nosler is going to push a 215 Berger 3000-3100 fps most of the time. Yep, it’s spec’d with a plentiful head height, too. The same bullets the graph is misleading. Gun Parts - Stocks, Barrels, Actions, etc. And although it’s got a nice long neck that benefits concentricity, it’s got a short head height, making it less-compatible with ultra-modern long-range projectiles. It’s too much cartridge to fit inside most standard-size magnum bolt guns, and even if shoehorned in, you can only squeeze a couple of cartridges into the magazine. Reloading the 28 is also not inexpensive. It’s got class, panache, and performance in spades, and is actually the oldest veteran in this group. Tom Beckstrand and Neal Emery of Hornady highlight the 6MM Creedmoor ammo. Hornady .300 PRC (left) and 30 Nosler 30 Nosler vs. Hornady .300 PRC Just a year or so ago I wrote that the 30 Nosler was arguably the single best-designed .30-caliber magnum in existence. 30 caliber. My views on the 300 PRC vs the 30 Nosler. Hunting in Colorado at 8-9kft my 28 has 2100fps and 2000ft/lbs at 1000yards. The Contestants. The result? They all do 30 Caliber Magnum things The only 30 caliber magnum I 30 Nosler vs. 300 Win Mag. 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. If I paid anywhere near that I would still be happily shooting a 7 SAUM. Would the 300 prc recoil be greater than 28 nosler on a scoped rifle in the 9.5 pound range? The … The necks are virtually the same length. The author used the .300 PRC to take this Roland Ward reedbuck in South Africa. However, it’s a bit too much of a good thing. That equates to about 60-75fps faster for the 28 Nosler… I went with the 30 Nosler, it'll be throated for 245s If I can get 2900 with H1000 I'll be pumped. Finished rifles will be around 0.75 inch shorter in the action, and barrels can be a short 22 inches and still provide full propellant burn. Mag.’s 25-degree shoulder. Designed specifically for ELR (extra long range) use, the .300 PRC is optimized for shooting way, way out there. |   But if you have little interest in shooting past 600 yards, there’s little difference in performance between the two. In my opinion Berger bullets are better target bullets than hunting bullets. It’s engineered to provide inherent accuracy and to offer ideal performance with heavy, aerodynamic projectiles that shrug off wind and maintain velocity better than common .308-diameter bullets. I think the 300 PRC factory ammo is match grade, but the velocity spreads for match grade factory ammo will make it easy to out score with 300WM hand loaded for consistent velocity. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. 30 Nosler: Nosler = 99 gr. 300 PRC: Bertram = 89 gr. The 300 prc will do the same. 175 Gr. You must log in or register to reply here. benchmstr Sergeant. For me, I went 30 Nosler because of potential for bear in Alaska. … To date, I’ve effectively shot the .300 PRC from 40 yards, at which I walloped a giant of a free-range Nyala while hunting with Crusader Safaris, out to 1844 yards, at which distance I peppered a 1 by 1.5 MOA rock with gratifying regularity. What is the advantages of the 300 PCR or 30 Nosler over the 300 Winchester, 300 Weatherby, or RUM? That being said give me a 30 nos throated Currently ADG is making 30 Nosler brass, but I think PRC will come soon as well. Mag. In fact, because it’s got a shorter throat that engages light-ish, short-shanked projectiles faster, the 30 Nosler actually may provide more consistent accuracy with popular deer-weight bullets. H2O to the top of the case mouth. The .300 PRC is the only .30- caliber Originally designed for hunting. Neck Length =.293″ With a 215 Berger seated with bottom of bullet bearing surface at bottom of case neck. To be fair, the .300 WSM does offer one advantage over the new PRC kid on the block: If you want a very short, light .30-caliber magnum rifle, this is your best bet. And because the 30 Nosler has a belt-less case, it’s more accurate and makes for easier reloading. Otherwise I would All Shooting Times subscribers now have digital access to their magazine content. Which gun should I take? Mag. Norma = 95 gr. Plus, it kicks like a demoniac mule, and requires a full-magnum-length action even though it has a short head height. No way in hell would I ever pay what they are asking for 28 nosler brass. If I was looking for long range rig, the decision for me would be between the .28 Nosler and the .300 PRC. To get started, click the link below to visit mymagnow.com and learn how to access your digital magazine. Just The 30 Nosler is ADG at ~102 grains H20. Reply It’s past that where it becomes significant. When it comes to hunting inside 400 yards, the Hornady .300 PRC cartridge does nothing more and nothing less than the passel of already existing .30-caliber magnums. As an aside, custom rifle makers have been circumventing the head-height issue with the .300 Win. Bullet Cost - Why is this so much a wild hair. The nosler hammers for a longggg way. Second, it too has a short head height, making it incompatible with very long high-BC projectiles. Although I love it, in pure technical terms I’m forced to admit the .300 Win. Load data as stated by … The new Winchester Active Duty 9mm ammo is loaded to the same military ballistics... Give a Gift   The 300 PRC is Hornady and holds ~97 grains of H20. And because the 30 Nosler has a belt-less case, it’s more accurate and makes for easier reloading. The 30 Nosler blows past the highly regarded 300 Winchester Magnum—eclipsing the round in all three testing categories. ELR guys like to shoot, so poor barrel life is a significant problem. You are using an out of date browser. Magnum Shotshells - Do We Really Need Them? That's amazing. I see no ballistic advantage, which is what we want when building a fast and powerful 30. Let’s start with the most common of them all: the .300 Winchester Magnum. In this video I compare the new 30 caliber magnums by Nosler and Hornady. It’s not efficient at all, meaning it burns copious quantities of propellant. and instead recommends the 30-28 nosler, 300 norma and improved, and 300 PRC stating that each has 75% less throat erosion than the 28 nosler and with essentially identical ballistics. It wears the traditional-but-useless belt. The .300 PRC is designed around a 225- grain bullet that enabled Hornady to keep as much projectile as possible out of the case. If it's that they are cool or new or different that's cool. That’s not to say that the .300 Win. ©2020 Outdoor Sportsman Group. All Rights Reserved. Therefore, 300 PRC has a slightly flatter trajectory, a little more retained energy, less wind drift, and somewhat more recoil than the … (You’ll find this is a common thread throughout most of the following comparisons.). Not that the concept of a magnum-class .30-caliber is new or unique; in fact, we have over a dozen .30-caliber magnums on the market before Hornady announced the release of the .300 PRC, or Precision Rifle Cartridge. Currently ADG is making 30 Nosler brass, but I think PRC … The 230 Atips are the best I've tried for consistent BC and holding vertical deep into transonic speeds. The 30 Nosler blows past the highly regarded 300 Winchester Magnum—eclipsing the round in all three testing categories. 300 Win OAL (case head to bullet tip) = … It’s optimized for use with very long, sleek bullets, and pushes them significantly faster than the PRC does. 300 Win Mag: Nosler = 95 gr. That an important factor should be thought about bullet selection. They are all worthy.-Dan Want the absolute best performance? I’d rather have the better long-range capability provided by 200-plus-grain projectiles, so at least for me that’s a moot point. 30 Nosler, 300 WM, 300 RUM Pros and Cons of each and why one over the other? This one is a bit different, as the goal with the .300 PRC is to be able to maintain case capacity while loading the sleek, long-ogive bullets. Ruger 10/22 Competition Rifle at 300 Yards, Revolver vs. Semiauto Pistol: A Ballistic Oddity, Improved Ballistics a Key to Accurate Long-Range Shooting. While neither choice will be inexpensive to feed, there is something fun about having the fastest cartridge in its class, and both the .26 Nosler and 6.5-300 Weatherby Magnum are in the top tier. Heres a target from a customer, 2 seating depths at 600yds. Subscriber Services. DO NOT buy the hype that the .30 is just another 300WM ( which I also own and hunted for years with). This particular article intends to highlight the .300 PRC’s advantages when compared directly to each of the currently popular .30-caliber magnums on the market. The .300 Blackout is here to stay, and we take some time to look at new technology surrounding this cartridge. The 28 Nosler has about 7-8% more case capacity over a 7-300 PRC. Mag. It’s a necked-down .338 Lapua, and although it blasts those bullets out with wicked speed, the cavernous capacity of that gargantuan case is too much of a good thing. Mag., it’s got some pretty outdated design characteristics. Would I recommend the 300 PRC over the 30 Nosler, no. Ammo factories must load to this standardized maximum, which prevents factory ammo from being loaded with long, super-sleek bullets with the very fine, gradual entry that so benefits extreme-range aerodynamics. Now I am waffling between the … Note how the 300 PRC (red line) is in-between the 338 Lapua (green line) and the 300 Norma (blue line) in performance (and is slightly closer to the 300 Norma). Now this one is interesting. If you already have a 28 Nosler, 6.5 CM and will now have a 300 WSM or 6.5 PRC, how in the hell are you going to decide which one to take? In this video I compare the new 30 caliber magnums by Nosler and Hornady. RJ _____ The Real King is the 375 H&H #2 06-28-2019, 03:14 AM JD848 : Join Date: Dec 2011. The PRC’s solitary advantage is its longer head height and throat, which play nicer with extremely long, high-BC bullets. The .300 PRC’s case is the same diameter as the .300 Win. Each will average in the center of those listed windows. I go over the ballistics and I pick the one I would prefer. .300 PRC reloading data with 102 loads. I have a Nosler 30. Worse, barrel life is short. Whats more American than apple pie and baseball? As a matter of mirror-image fact, the two cases are extremely similar. https://www.longrangehunting.com/threads/30-nosler-or-300-prc.212410/. The 30 Nosler eclipses the velocity of the 300 Weatherby, headspaces of the shoulder like a 300 RUM, has an efficient powder column like that of the 300 WSM and its in the same standard length action of a 300 W… is not a superb hunting cartridge. All of those numbers are using H1000 powder. This beast provides more initial velocity than any of the previous cartridges discussed, and has proven to be an outstanding elk cartridge. However, I’m constrained to confess the fact that I have absolutely no use for bullets lighter than 180 grains in any 30-caliber magnum. I have found the Barnes LRX, TTXXX, the Nosler LR Accubonds are better choices for hunting. I have built 2 300 PRCs, both shooting amazingly well, my latest is a Kimber Montana donor with a 26" 1-9.5 twist #4 fluted Benchmark, two days ago with Factory Hornady 225gr ELD-M bullets I shot at 500, 650 and 820 yards, I shot a 2.5" group at 820 yards, this cartridge is amazing, funny thing I was hunting with my gunsmith that builds my rifles this last week and we took an afternoon off to do some shooting, he did the spotting on steel at those ranges and he was very impressed. I have this problem all the time. Originally designed for hunting. So even though the .300 PRC case is slightly shorter at 2.58 inches than the Win. The first has a BC of .673; the latter an eyebrow-raising .777. Thanks in advance for input . Could you please share some details on your barrel and powder used. The other advantage of the 300 Norma is the ability to switch barrel with the 338lm if you wanted. The 300 Norma is ~103 grains with Lapua brass. I just don't see the benefit in me grabbing another when there are more interesting things on my "list". Both PRC cartridges are outstanding for wide-open country where wind and distance must be overcome. Get the 300 Norma or one of the rounds that outperforms it. Match. I go over the ballistics and I pick the one I would prefer. by chambering it in true magnum-length actions that allow handloaders to seat long bullets at optimum lengths. It’s got a fair amount of case taper. Compare these rounds in the charts below. Just a year or so ago I wrote that the 30 Nosler was arguably the single best-designed .30-caliber magnum in existence. Since you are reloading, I think the ballistics are what would be important to you. The 300 PRC has a 30 deg shoulder, the 30 Nosler has a 35 deg shoulder. Between 300 PRC and 28 Nosler, you have to decide imo. I want one of the new 30 cal cartridges like the 300 prc or 30 nosler. 30 Nosler vs 300 PRC. A .375 Ruger necked down to .30 caliber, and spec’d with a very long throat so long, sleek bullets don’t have to be seated with their bases deeply protruding into powder capacity, the .300 PRC requires a long, true-magnum-length magazine box of 3.70 inches. Although it’s certainly the second-most-popular .30-caliber magnum, this short fatty has two distinct disadvantages when compared to the .300 PRC. out of an unbelted case, and fits into .30-’06 Sprg.-length actions. I would honestly wait until the 7mm PRC comes out or go with the 300 PRC or another 7MM. 6.5 PRC vs 6.5 Creedmoor As an aside, a Calculations were corrected to standard temperature (59F/15C) and … However, like the .300 Win. Let me know if you shot it with ELD-X bullets. The .300 PRC is based on the beltless .375 Ruger, itself a sound design. PX Member. I want to build a 300 PRC, but I'm just covered up in 30 caliber magnums currently. Magnum shotshells give shooters more of what they don't need, including more recoil, more... Berry's product line is extensive; in addition to making over 60 types of bullets, the firm... HSM Ammunition has just released another new 6.5 Creedmoor loading. has many outdated design characteristics, starting with the entirely unnecessary belt and including its quite-short neck, which (in theory more than practice) provides a marginal grip on the bullet and can potentially allow concentricity inconsistencies. The new Bushnell FORGE riflescope is “the only choice for long-range hunting enthusiasts.”. Case diameter is the same. I'm looking for a pic or pics comparing the .300WM, .300 PRC, and the .300 NM. Therefore, 300 PRC has a slightly flatter trajectory, a little more retained energy, less wind drift, and somewhat more recoil than the 300 … 175 Gr. 30 Nos. Brass life for the .26 Nosler should be longer than that of the 6.5-300, as the Nosler design lacks the belt of brass, and the case stretching and thinning associated with it. Mag. Each has enough capacity to get the job done. For your comparison of 300 nm vs 300 PRC I’m surprised you didn’t use. I don't want to start a war here, but would like to learn. You can read more about the deep details of the cartridge, it’s concept and design, and it’s performance in the March issue of Shooting Times magazine. Both have their place. Lots of recoil and muzzle blast. They are all firing heavy 30 caliber bullets around the 3000fps mark. However, these rifles require handloading to realize full potential. That equates to about 60-75fps faster for the 28 Nosler. The 300 prc was made for a guy like you that doesn’t reload and wants to get into the LR game. Minuteman. Today, I have to give that nod to the Thanks! The 300 prc you are stuck with other magnums with similar ballistics. In many ways, it does what the .300 PRC does, and does it even better. The four basic methods of making rifling in a barrel are single-point, broach, button, and... Frank and Tony from Gallery of Guns spice up the Glock test using their non-dominant hands. 300 Norma vs 300 Winchester vs 300 PRC vs 30 Nosler are all basically the same cartridge. Let’s compare the two, in order to gauge how the .300 PRC will stack up against the best-known .300 Magnum. Next, we pit subsonic rivals against each other before stretching the legs of this CQB round out to 600 yards from a short 9-inch barrel. This is essential for consistent long- range performance. Mag.’s belt, and the .300 PRC has less taper and a 30-degree shoulder as opposed to the .300 Win. Barrel life is short, and being aggressively overbore, the RUM can be finicky about accuracy. Powders include I think I'll wait That an important factor should be thought about bullet selection. 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