Is Browning better than Remington?
They’re both solid rifles, but feel and look wildly different. The Remington is heavier, has a two stage safety, and a hinged floor plate I believe. The Browning has a tang safety with a bolt release, is lighter, and has a drop box mag. I would pick the one I liked in the store more because they’re very different.
What is the best 7mm08 rifle?
There’s something here for every budget, so take a look at some of the best deer rifles we found for 2017.
- Winchester XPR Hunter.
- Browning X-Bolt Pro.
- Tikka T3x.
- Mossberg Patriot Revere.
- Howa Kuiu.
- Thompson/Center Venture and Compass.
- Ruger Hawkeye FTW Hunter.
- Remington 700 AWR.
Whats better 7mm or 7mm-08?
Both use the same bullets, but the 7mm-08 has much less powder capacity, and falls under the Short Action label for hi-power rifles. Whereas the 7mm Rem. Mag. is a belted magnum cartridge requiring a long action, and obtains much higher velocities due to increased powder capacity.
What is 7mm-08 compared to?
The 7mm-08 case is just slightly longer than the parent . 308—2.035 inches vs. With comparable muzzle velocities (the 7mm-08 is a bit faster with the 140-grain load) the difference in holdover is negligible. The difference between these two cartridges is going to come down to a couple of simple questions.
Is the Remington Sendero a good hunting rifle?
The Remington Model 700 Sendero is Remington’s most accurate over-the-counter rifle. They tuned these tackdrivers for consistent accuracy from any distance. It has a fluted 26″ heavy-contour barrel that cools quickly while delivering the ultimate in long-range accuracy.
Why is 7mm-08 ammo so expensive?
The manufacturers make a lot less 25-06, . 260 Rem and 7mm-08, so the prices are higher for those cartridges. That also helps explain why . 223 ammo is so cheap compared to other centerfire cartridges, there is a TON of it being manufactured due to very high demand.
Is 7mm-08 bigger than 270?
We should note that the 7mm-08 round is slightly heavier than the . 270 Win round. The difference in trajectory might shrink with a lighter 7mm-08 bullet.
What is difference between 7mm and 7mm Magnum?
The 7MM Rem. Mag. is a long action belted magnum cartridge. It has a lot more powder capacity and can handle slightly heavier bullets. It has much more recoil then a 7mm-08 and is suitable for large sized game.
Which is better 7mm-08 or 6.5 Creedmoor?
The 6.5 Creedmoor fires smaller diameter and more aerodynamic bullets than the 7mm-08 Remington. Both cartridges have a similar trajectory, but the 7mm-08 retains more kinetic energy than the 6.5 Creedmoor at typical hunting ranges while the 6.5 Creedmoor has less recoil.
Can a 7mm-08 kill a bear?
Senior Member. The 7-08 will work good. Black bears aren’t hard to kill, but can cover some ground before dying, leaving a tough tracking job. It is nice to have an exit.
How accurate is a Remington Sendero?
The Remington Model 700 Sendero. The Remington Model 700 Sendero is Remington’s most accurate over-the-counter rifle. They tuned these tackdrivers for consistent accuracy from any distance. It has a fluted 26″ heavy-contour barrel that cools quickly while delivering the ultimate in long-range accuracy.
What stock is on Remington Sendero?
PSV107 – Remington 700 BDL Long Action Rifle Stock. Fits: Remington 700 right hand long action BDL with factory varmint barrel contour. (This is the same stock that is offered on the current Remington Sendero & 5R rifle.)
Which is better the Remington 7mm or the Mauser?
The 7mm-08 Remington with its much older ballistic twin, the 7x57mm Mauser. With greater case capacity, the 7×57 should be faster, but the two cartridges are loaded to different pressure levels. So, in all ways except for tradition, the 7mm-08 is the better of the two cartridges.
What kind of powder does a Remington 7mm 08 use?
Rifles for the 7mm-08 are usually short, light and handy, and the cartridge makes a great choice for a mountain rifle. For the handloader, the 7mm-08 will run on powders with a medium to medium-slow burn rate, say from IMR4064/VARGET/RL-15 up to IMR4350/RL-19. A standard large rifle primer will handle the efficient powder column.
What’s the burn rate on a Remington 7mm?
Rifles for the 7mm-08 are usually short, light and handy, and the cartridge makes a great choice for a mountain rifle. For the handloader, the 7mm-08 will run on powders with a medium to medium-slow burn rate, say from IMR4064/VARGET/RL-15 up to IMR4350/RL-19.
Is the 7mm 08 a good hunting rifle?
The 7mm-08 with the correct bullet choice and accurate placement is as deadly as the 7 x 57. It can be shot accurately because recoil is not too bad. It can handle any animal, as to killing, but it is at its best as a deer cartridge. My son has one in a Ruger American All Weather rifle with a 22 inch stainless-steel barrel.