Beware, custom loaders! In addition to differences in the chambers of .308 Win and 7.62x51mm barrels, there is a critical difference in the brass.
Rem BR Brass. Discussion in 'Main Message Board' started by jpretle, Oct 5, 2015. jpretle Silver $$ Contributor. Joined: Nov 27, 2004 Messages: 724. Bought this brass(see pic) from another member, here. Reported to be 1X's fired, in a Rem 700 factory chamber. No confirmation on whether or not it.
Loading The Versatile .308 Winchester – 308 Win. cases are available they cost at least 50 cents apiece. To keep my .308 rifles shooting, I bought a box of 500 once-fired military surplus 7.62×51 mm NATO cases from Everglades Ammo and.
7.62×51 Steel Core Bullets M198 7.62×51 Duplex green tip, turned steel projectiles. The 62 gr Belgian SS109 was developed with a steel core penetrator at its tip, enabling it to go thru one USSR I/T headstamp 539/ A, brass washed steel case, two part bullet with brass coated steel jacket and solid brass tip which extends. Advances in U.S.
Over the years, there have been numerous attempts to hot rod the 5.56×45 mm NATO-chambered AR-15 platform in an effort to push its ballistics closer to those of its big brother, the AR-10 and its.
[Archive] 556 in 223 Colt Pre Ban? Ask Each Other. CMP Forums > CMP General > Ask Each Other > 556 in 223 Colt Pre Ban? PDA. View Full Version : 556 in 223 Colt Pre Ban? krautski. 01-13-2012, 10:50 AM. Off topic but I thought I"d ask.
. I have a Colt 6601 pre-ban marked .223 cal. Am I able to.
The short answer is that they differ with regard to pressure and chamber dimensions. Pressures in the 5.56 cartridge are higher than the .223, and as a result the chamber of the 5.56 is different as well.
30 caliber A2-style flash suppressor. Chambered in .308 WIN/7.62×51 NATO caliber, the M&P10 Sport is equipped with ambidextrous controls for both right and left handed shooters in an optics-ready.
308 Winchester ammunition for SR25/M110 pattern rifles. It’s capable of using longer-than-SAAMI-spec match ammunition, up to 2.830” OAL, such as M118LR. Engineered to the same exacting standards as.
I just think 6.5 is better suited to "standard, non-magnum" sized cartridges of .308ish size (i.e. the .260 Rem), but slightly smaller is better for a "medium" powered cartridge for an assault rifle capaple of being fired under control in full-auto, IMO, based on a calculus of all the factors – lemme link you to the discussion of the 6mm Badger – the goal is to get a 105 gr bullet to 3,000 fps.
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Ruger Gunsite Scout Rifle in 450 Bushmaster Josh Wayner U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-There were those halcyon days.
The original Scout rifles were chambered in .308 Win and were a smashing success. I.