Federal, at the 2006 SHOT Show, announced the .338 Federal (well, what the hell else would they call it, the .338 Remington? 338 lapua 338 O`Brain 338 edge 338 allen mag There are a couple more in there that I left out but I think I covered the big ones. The table shows that the 338 RUM delivers equal velocities with less powder and less recoil up through the 250 Grain bullets. The .375 H&H Magnum offers a larger case capacity than the .338â95 grains versus 86 grainsâand that gentle eight-degree shoulder makes for easy feeding. Re: AR-10 Platform 308 winchester vs 338 Federal? È stata sviluppata durante gli anni 80 come una cartuccia a lungo raggio ad alta potenza per l'utilizzo da parte dei tiratori scelti militari. Any and all info is helpful thanks. A 308 will out perform the 338 at long range, though that does not mean the .338 federal is not a good cartridge, it just was intended for a different purpose. The .338 Federal cartridge doesnât offer .338 Lapua Magnum power and thatâs the point of it. There are no flies on the .338 Winchester Magnum âI wouldnât hesitate to use one for any appropriate game animalâbut I find that a hunter with a good .375 H&H Magnum is fully prepared for any hunt he or she could imagine. The following ammunition cartridge ballistics information and chart can be used to approximately compare .30-06 Springfield vs .338 Lapua Magnum ammo rounds. Federalâs 250-grain Trophy Copper and Black Hillsâs 285-grain ELD Match have longer effective ranges than all but a few hunters can take advantage of. As the guy above me stated, the .308 is sufficient to take any game you'll find in North America with proper shot placement, much cheaper to shoot and reload, and many more options available. The designer of that round proved that he could duplicate the speeds of the 338 Lapua in identical barrel lengths, but was able to use a shorter action which helps reduce weight a good bit, thus making the rifle more mobile. Performance The .338 Federal requires a good deal of consideration. .338 Lapua Magnum Vs. 6.5mm Creedmoor By Uncle Zo on May 17, 2020 â¢ ( Leave a comment ) While hanging out in Reddit the other day, I came across a â¦ È stata utilizzata nella guerra in Afghanistan e nella guerra in Iraq. All of these can be pushed well over 2800 as well as my rum but , we found, that to make them ultra accurate you had to back all of them to between 2700-2750. The following table shows a 338 RUM versus a 338 Lapua for bullet weights from 210 Grains up through 300 Grains. This Starline .338 Federal brass is some of the most beautiful brass I have ever seen! âThe .338 Federal may be the perfect big-game cartridge,â he said. Because the .338 federal is just a .308 necked up, there is not a lot of powder to propel the big .338 bullets that have they really high BC's (250-300 grains). Not surprisingly, there are some significant differences in the ballistics of the three cartridges. And the Lapua brass is not any better than Remington brass, it just cost more, plain and simple. 338 Federal Load Data; 338-06 A-Square Load Data; 338 Winchester Magnum Load Data; 330 Dakota Load Data; 340 Weatherby Magnum Load Data; 338 Remington Ultra Magnum Load Data; 338 Lapua Magnum Load Data; 338-378 Weatherby Magnum Load Data; 358 Winchester Load Data; 350 Remington Magnum Load Data; 35 Whelen Load Data; 358 Norma Magnum Load Data The fundamental specifications and dimensions of the .308 case remain the same, meaning the .338 Federal brass can easily be formed from .308 Winchester brass. I would go with the .300 Win Mag or .338 Win Mag. The US military has spurred the development some machineguns chambered for the .338 [â¦] .338 Lapua is going to be incredibly expensive to shoot. There was no need to deburr the flash holes on the inside of the cases because there were no burrs to remove! The .338 LM rounds are a larger caliber than the .300 Win Mag and have a â¦ This is a cartridge which can perform both extremely well and rather abysmally depending on how it is used. Reply. Discussion in 'Rifle Country' started by tahoe2, Jan 1, 2012. .338 Lapua Magnum Military sniper applications have boosted the .338 Lapua Magnumâs profile considerably. Norma adopted the design and standardized it with CIP in 2010. It does enough to have the same effect at closer ranges â¦ While the .338 Federal cannot hope to equal the Magnum's authority, it qualifies as an understudy. When we look at the cartridge specs for the .300 Win Mag vs .338 Lapua Magnum we see some immediate differences that will likely lead to differences in how these two cartridges perform. Il .338 Lapua o .338 Lapua Magnum (chiamata anche 8,6 × 70 millimetri o 8,58 × 70 millimetri) è una cartuccia usata per i fucili di precisione.. Descrizione. The .338 Lapua Magnum (8.6×70mm or 8.58×70mm) is a rimless, bottlenecked, centerfire rifle cartridge.It was developed during the 1980s as a high-powered, long-range cartridge for military snipers.It was used in the War in Afghanistan and the Iraq War.As a result of this, it became more widely available. hey everyone im sure this might be dumb but im not sure what the diiferance is with a .338 and a .388 lapua. The .338 Marlin Express is a new cartridge developed by Marlin Firearms and Hornady.It is based on the .376 Steyr with a goal to duplicate the venerable .30-06 Springfield's performance in a cartridge compatible with lever-action firearms. .338 Federal based on the .308 winchester is not in the same class as the other two. It will feed from a standard magnum action with high BC bullets and give you almost identical performance as the 338 Lapua Mag. My friend has a custom 338-378 and a Lapua 338. You will not see any difference in accuracy based on the cartridge alone. I just need to get within 400yds. Sum dominus fati: sed sum princeps meae. 338 Win Mag vs 300 Win Mag vs 338 Lapua Ballistics. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Munizione da caccia a vessillo stelle e strisce.. 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