Do I need magnum primers for 7mm Rem Mag?

Do I need magnum primers for 7mm Rem Mag?

most powders that are developed for the magnum rifles need magnum primers to ensure the proper burn rate. But, if you use powders that are suited for smaller case capicities use standard primers. With my 7mm rem mag I use rl22 and imr 7828 with mag primers, when I use imr 3031 I use std primers.

How much does a 7mm drop at 100 yards?

7mm Remington Magnum ~ 150 Grain ~ Trajectory Chart

Range (Yards) Velocity (Ft/Sec) Bullet Path (inches)
100 2825.1 1.43
200 2656.9 0.0
300 2494.9 -6.36
400 2338.6 -18.31

What is the best twist rate for 7mm Rem Mag?

Pac-Nor order form recommends the 5 groove with either a twist rate of 9″ or 10″ for the 7mm Rem Mag.

How far can a 7mm Rem Mag shoot?

With the right ammo, the 0-1000 meter ballistics are VERY impressive and the 7mm is easily capable of 1000+ meter shooting, but it falls short of the . 300 in most regards while significantly outpacing the . 308 (Which really shouldn’t surprise anyone).

Is 7mm good for moose?

through the 7mm magnums are excellent choices with 150 to 175-grain slugs. You can see how a bull moose reacted to my 7mm Rem. The 30-06 Springfield has probably toppled as many North American moose (including my first two) as any other 30-caliber, but the shorter 308 Win. will work just fine, too.

Is 7mm Rem Mag enough for elk?

Hunters using lightweight 140gr bullets designed for deer hunting may still experience issues with poor penetration today, but the 7mm Remington Magnum is absolutely deadly on elk when using premium quality 160-175gr bullets.

What is the maximum effective range of a 7mm Mag?

The maximum effective range is 1000 yards. The 7mm Rem Mag has considerably better ballistics, the British record being a 5 shot 2.6″ group at 1000 yards. The record was set using a 7mm WSM. I do target shoot at 500 yards with my 700BDL SS in 7 Rem Mag using a bench rest.

What is the best powder for 7mm Mag?

Brass for the 7mm RUM is available from both Remington and Nosler . Suitable powders include H1000, Retumbo, H50BMG while US 869 is perhaps the optimum powder for this cartridge.

What caliber is a 7mm Remington Mag?

7mm Remington Magnum:The 7mm Remington Magnum is a .28″ caliber, belted, bottleneck cartridge case design, centerfire rifle cartridge. The 7mm Remington Magnum cartridge casing is re-loadable after the cartridge has been fired or spent with various combinations of primer, powder and .284″ diameter bullets.

What is a 7 mm Rem Mag?

The 7mm Rem Mag is a flat shooting round that is available in a good selection of bullet weights, though maybe not as many as the .30-06 Springfield.