Questions and answers

Does Nosler use G1 or G7?

Does Nosler use G1 or G7?

Use the G1 drag for Nosler bullets. The G7 is actually a much more accurate ballistics model for the modern day rifle.

What is the effective range of a 30 Nosler?

30 Nosler unless I had no interest in shooting past 300 yards. Beyond that, the 210-grain AccuBond Long Range really shines. With a ballistic coefficient (BC) of . 730, this sleek heavyweight will deflect just 7 inches at 400 yards in a 10 mph right-angle wind.

Is Nosler good ammunition?

The end result is a bullet that’s pretty flat shooting and delivers impressive terminal performance and clean kills on game like deer, antelope, and feral hogs. Note that Nosler Ballistic Tip ammo is not really designed for extreme long range hunting (like the Hornady Precision Hunter line of ammo).

What is the 27 Nosler compared to?

Well, the 27 Nosler shoots flatter than the 6.5 PRC, and delivers more energy on target than the 300 Win. Mag., flying half a foot flatter and impacting with an additional 200fps of energy at 500 yards. More power. Flatter trajectories.

What is the difference between G1 and G7 ballistic coefficients?

G1 and G7 refer both refer to aerodynamic drag models based on particular “standard projectile” shapes. The G1 shape looks like a flat-based bullet. So, when choosing your drag model, G1 is preferrable for flat-based bullets, while G7 is ordinarily a “better fit” for longer, boat-tailed bullets.

What does G1 stand for in ammo?

G1 – also known as Ingalls, G1 projectiles are flatbase bullets with 2 caliber nose ogive and are the most common type of bullet.

What does a 30 Nosler compare to?

The 30 Nosler outperforms the 300 Weatherby in every category, including trajectory, velocity and energy. The 30 Nosler also headspaces off the shoulder, improving alignment with the bore. See how they compare in the charts below.

Are Nosler Ballistic Tips accurate?

They instantly developed a reputation for extreme accuracy, but some hunters claimed they were too soft for big game. In some cases that part was true. That said, Nosler sorted out the that issue a long time ago, and when impacting at less than 3000 fps a Ballistic Tip will work splendidly on big game.

What is a 33 Nosler?

In 2017, Nosler announced the largest of the family: the . 33 Nosler. Maintaining the same 35-degree shoulder and 3.340-inch overall length as its siblings, the . 33 Nosler is a serious piece of kit, fully capable of taking all North American game and all but the biggest African game.

Is a 28 Nosler worth it?

28 Nosler is one of the best elk cartridges for long range shooting. The . 28 Nosler is an ideal elk hunting cartridge for today’s longer-range, flat-trajectory shooting style. While there are some drawbacks to this cartridge for elk hunting, in general it’s one of the best rounds on the market.

What is a 30 Nosler compared to?

According to a recent Nosler publication the . 30 Nosler surpasses the velocity of the . 300 Weatherby Magnum, headspaces off of the shoulder like a . 300 Remington Ultra Magnum and fits the same standard length action of a 300 Winchester Magnum.