After winning the 2015 National Mid-Range and Long Range F-TR Championships with the Berger 215 grain Target Hybrid, Im switching to the 200.20X because its an even better option. Bryan Litz. The US Rifle Team (F-TR) has conducted extensive testing and has named the Berger 200.20X as their official bullet of choice. 30 Nosler - 215 Berger or 212 ELD-X Long Range OnlyJun 13, 2016 · Im leaning toward the 215 Berger Hybrid or the 212 ELD-X. Taking measurements from both bullets the base to O-give was very consistent, but the Berger was slightly better than the ELD-X, .001 variance vs .0025. The Berger had a much more consistent weight, not varying more than .2 grains above or below 215.
Bergers and had great accuracy, just not a lot of practicality for hunting. That being said, you can run whatever you want and 200+ gr. Would be great medicine if on a hunt and you were worried about running into grizzlys or something. But your long range energy might suffer compared to a 165 gr. load that starts a few hundred fps faster. 308/215 or 6.5/140 elk opinions? Long Range OnlyDec 24, 2017 · Jeff, I apologize for taking this string off topic but I had a question about the 215 Berger. While I have developed a good load for the 215, I have not used it on game due to prior experience with the Berger 210s. Myself and a couple of my buddies have used the 210 VLD Hunting Berger. Africa Hunting AfricaHuntingDec 04, 2020 · Our friendly hunting community welcomes 442,000 visitors monthly with over 60,000 members and is a place for seasoned African hunters and those who dream of someday hunting in Africa. You can do research or interact and ask questions, share experiences or view hunting reports and over 105,000 photos and videos , plus access Deals & offers and
Nov 26, 2017 · The 215 Berger's were impressive to see from 300WinMag post on game. It's just I've used a lot of the Barnes bullets over the years, and have never had one fail one me, so it's a tough call which to use for hunting? That's like what I used to get from full house +P 45/70 loads with a steel butt plate! Not fun to see that pic! _____ Cole Barnes TTSX vs. Berger bullets Rokslide ForumAug 18, 2015 · Long Range Hunting . Barnes TTSX vs. Berger bullets my hunting buddy shoots Bergers/Retumbo in his 7mm. We both shoot sub-MOA out to 300 yars, and ring steel out to 500. Stick with what you like and what shoots well. Aug 7, 2015 #3 But yet a 215 Berger at 3000 fps behind the shoulder and the deer is dead faster and you loose maybe a Berger Bullets Archives - Bullet CentralBerger Bullets 30 cal, 215 gr, Hybrid Target 30429 / 30729 $ 49.38 $ 120.04. Precision Hines Precision Jackets Hood Hottenstein IOSSO J-B Weld J4 Jackets Jewell K.W. Kleinendorst Kelbly Krieger Lapua Lock-Ease Long Range Arms MagnetoSpeed Meyer Bullets Mil-Comm Newlon Nightforce Optics Pachmayr Piercision Rifles PMA tool Pro-Shot
Oct 28, 2018 · For hunting < 500 yd I doubt that you will have any accuracy issues with the VLD design. I seated 30 cal and 6.5 bullets at mag length, did a charge ladder, and all was well. Last week shot the Hunting 140VLD at 1000yd steel with good results. You are not looking at achieving infinitesimal improvements like BR shooting. Classic Hunter Bullets Put To The Test Berger Bullets BlogIt is my opinion that these classic hunters arent prone to taking long range shots like those who use custom hunting rifles that shoot VLD Hunting, long range capable bullets. For this reason I purposefully kept all but a few shots at less than 400 yards. ELDx or Bergers - PredatorMasters ForumsMar 18, 2010 · The Berger 168g Classics work like a dream in my Remington's 7 MAG with the 9 1/4" twist, 71g of Retumbo, fed 215, Rem brass, seated .01-.020 off the lands, 3100 fps, puts a 3" hole through a deer. These bullets were designed to be easy to tune, so the BC is a tad less than the ELD-X.
Aug 28, 2018 · Two of our rifles came from GunWerks/Best of the West and I built mine, these were bought/built for long range hunting and are in the 7mm Rem Mag using the 168 hunting Berger. The one bull elk was at about 150 yds and the bullet went thru making a good sized hole, traveled about 15 yds after the shot. LR hunting bullet for 300 prc Rokslide ForumMay 13, 2020 · Long Range Hunting . LR hunting bullet for 300 prc are great for long range but may have issues on closer shots (depending on shot placement). Figure out your use case(s) and then look at a 2-3 options and see what the rifle likes. While you may prefer a specific bullet, the rifle may not like it. * 215 gr Berger will carry 1800 FPS to Long-Range Precision Rifle Shooting:A Beginner's GuideJul 13, 2020 · When handloading the 6.5 Creedmoor, the most accurate bullet I've used is Sierra's 142-grain MatchKing. It's forgiving to load and offers tremendous extreme-range performance in wind and on steel. I routinely get quarter-minute groups in my rifle, and I recently pounded a 24-inch steel plate at 1,400 yards five times in a row with it.
Sep 12, 2018 · However, when it comes to the .696 G1 on the 215'Hybrid target Berger, I've taken it out to 1400 yards with the numbers matching. The 225's were a tad slower than the Bergers yet hit the same plate with the same dope. focusing on long range shooting, accuracy, and ballistics. Founded by Frank Galli in 2014, Snipers Hide has been Super High BC bullets are a joke! Hank's Message BoardSep 19, 2020 · The 6.5 has a ton of new offerings and I have tested 133gr through 155gr bullets and by far the only bullet weight that has proven good enough to win a relay for group or score is the Berger 140gr long range boat tail and sometimes the 142gr SMK the rest of them are good for shooting steel.Berger Hybrid or VLD? Shooters' ForumOct 28, 2018 · For hunting < 500 yd I doubt that you will have any accuracy issues with the VLD design. I seated 30 cal and 6.5 bullets at mag length, did a charge ladder, and all was well. Last week shot the Hunting 140VLD at 1000yd steel with good results. You are not looking at achieving infinitesimal improvements like BR shooting.