Does Weatherby make a 270 WSM?
270 WSM offers its performance from a shorter action, and does it with a shorter barrel. It is more available than the . 270 Weatherby Magnum has ever been. 270 WSM with an aerodynamic bullet is about as flat-shooting as anything out there (as is the .
What’s the difference between 270 Win and 270 WSM?
270 WSM is about 150-200 fps more than you get with the standard cartridge. In the older cartridge, you can reach 2,950 fps with a 150-grain bullet, which I consider the most useful weight, while in the . 270 WSM you can reach 3,050. I found that the lighter bullet weights give a greater increase in velocities.
What is the effective range of a 270 Weatherby Magnum?
Loaded with 130 to 150 grain bullets, the . 270 WBY produces high shock for fast killing out to ranges of around 325 yards.
Which is bigger 6.5 Creedmoor or 270?
Heck, there is only a 0.013” difference in bullet diameters between the 6.5 Creedmoor (. 264”) and 270 Winchester(. 277”.)
Is a 270 Weatherby good for elk?
Yes, the . 270 Weatherby Magnum is A GOOD CHOICE for elk hunting, under average conditions, from a mid-range distance, with a medium grain expanding bullet, and with correct shot placement.
What are the best bullets for a 270wsm?
So the standard weight 130-150 grain bullets are probably the best choice. Medium to slow burning propellants are the usually selected for the .270 WSM. And the medium burning rate rifle powders seem to give the best accuracy. Reasonable powders include AA-3100, H4350, IMR 4350, and RL-19.
What is the best 270 rifle?
The best 270 rifle to buy will be the Browning’s X-Bolt Pro which is known to be the best after Tikka T3x and Remington 700 ADL. Pricing in all of the three products will help determine the best budget 270 rifles to acquire.
What rifle is chambered for 270 WSM?
The Browning A-Bolt Hunter Field is a bolt-action hunting rifle chambered in .300 WSM, .270 WSM, 7mm WSM and .325 WSM.