Just as we discussed the relationship between the .223 Rem. and 5.56 NATO, there is a similar set of rules between the .308 Win. and the 7.62 NATO.It’s more than just a military designation.
308 (7.62X51 NATO) carbine. I’ve owned other.
308 Colt carbine set up with a Pride Fowler illuminated reticle variable scope for long-distance work and a .223 upper with an Aimpoint PRO (Patrol.
7.62×51 really is less pressure than .308 – 50,000psi vs. 62,000psi. Using any kind of military rifle (including the M1A) its important to stay around The issue of 5.56×45 has to do with the long, heavy 62-grain bullets jamming against the rifling of .223 varmint guns (built with small amount of freebore).
Betweeen a .223/5.56x45mm and .308/7.62×51 rifle, do you feel more inclined,
This is a discussion on Betweeen a .223/5.56x45mm and .308/7.62×51 rifle, do you feel more inclined,
within the Broken Arrow forums, part of the Gun Forum category; to double tap with .223/5.56x45mm.
7.62 NATO vs .308 Winchester. The 7.62 NATO and .308 Winchester rounds are very close to identical with each that many people think that they can be used interchangeably. The main difference between the 7.62 NATO and .308 Winchester rounds is with which rifles you can use them.
I Heard that rifles chambered for 7.62×51 should not shoot .308 Win. Confirmed this by reviewing SAAMI spec – the allowable pressures for .308 are 62,000 psi & the allowable pressures for 7.62×51 are 50,000 psi. The opposite of .223 vs. 5.56×45. So, when shooting FALs, M1As, AR-10s – should .308.
7.62X51 – If times are hard, this ammo is scarce, But nothing says I hate you like a 308 crashing into your ribs. Unless you reload and have plenty of componants or stockpile a boat load of this live round, Your are going to have a hard time feeding.
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not ANOTHER .223 vs 5.56 thread.
. gunsarefun. 06-19-2012, 4:17 PM. Yes, I did search but did not find the answer I was looking for. 😀 I mostly shoot Federal XM193, but since there is a shortage I went ahead and bought 1200 rounds of Federal AE223. My question is.
Jun 15, 2017 · Gun nut, Tom McHale, risks a fight to explain the subtle nuances between 7.62 NATO vs .308 Winchester Ammunition. Can you shoot .308 ammo in a 7.62 rifle? Or is it the other way around? USA.
Review: Century International Arms Zastava PAP M77 PS Semi-Automatic Rifle – The best single group of 1.90” was produced using Winchester 7.62×51 mm NATO 147-gr.
in a best group of 2.38” with an average of 2.86”. The Century International Arms Zastava PAP M77 PS.
Can you shoot 7.62×51 in a .308 chamber? The reason I am getting into the topic is I was trying to streamline my firearms into a few easily stockpileable The main difference stems from the fact that 7.62×51 brass is thicker and stronger; the go/no-go chamber dimension tolerance specs are looser in.
7.62 Ammo Fallout 4 Code Ravi Mehta I added Nuka Nuke, Acid Soaker and Paddle Ball ammo at those same vendors. For some reason Cricket is the only weapon store ammo seller to have all of the NW ammunition, despite the fact that KL-E-O and Arturo use the same ammo file, so, beats me. If KL-E-O and Arturo have this stuff for
Tested: Kel-Tec RFB & RDB Bullpups – Given the release of its RDB 5.56×45 mm NATO carbine, which came on the heels of its wildly different KSG bullpup shotgun and forward-ejecting 7.62×51 mm NATO RFB.
the tactical masses by chambering.
The 7.62×51mm NATO (official NATO nomenclature 7.62 NATO) is a rimless bottlenecked rifle cartridge developed in the 1950s as a standard for small arms among NATO countries. . It should not be confused with the similarly named Russian 7.62×54mmR cartridge, a slightly longer, rimmed cartrid
LAW Tactical AR Folding Stock Adapter – The device works with direct-impingement or gas-piston operating systems on guns chambered in 5.56×45 mm NATO (.223 Rem.) and 7.62×51 mm NATO (.308 Win.) and with either rifle or carbine stocks having.
I would choose a semi-automatic rifle chambered in 7.62×51, .308, 30-30 or 30-06. That would allow for long range engagement and one shot incapacitation so that you can fire once or twice, move, fire.
7,62×39, 720 м/сек, вес пули – 8 грамм 5,45×39, 870 м/сек, вес пули – 3,42 грамма .223 Rem, 1006 м/сек, вес пули – 3,56 грамма.
223 Rem./5.56×45 mm NATO-chambered AR-15 magazines have been.
Designed to operate through DPMS LR-308- and SR-25-pattern rifles, the new magazines hold up to 20 rounds of .308 Win./7.62×51 mm NATO.
Loading The Versatile .308 Winchester – 223 Rem. among center-fire rifle cartridges.
308 rifles shooting, I bought a box of 500 once-fired military surplus 7.62×51 mm NATO cases from Everglades Ammo and Reloading (evergladesammo.com) for.
BOOK REVIEW: Stylish but wrong on guns – The 7.62×51 168-grain boat tail hollow-point bullet.
were dispatched by 77-grain MatchKings fired from .223 EBRs (enhanced battle rifles), not 7.62 weapons. Then there’s this: “[Swagger] remembered.
Lake City 7.62x51mm NATO: 183.5 grains. That's a significant difference! Thicker walls combined with similar exterior dimensions means less powder Next on the "risk" spectrum is the scenarios of using 7.62x51mm NATO ammo in a .308 chamber. In theory, you might run across ammo that's particularly.