What is a 26 Nosler equivalent to?

What is a 26 Nosler equivalent to?

26 Nosler was claimed to be the most powerful commercial 6.5 mm cartridge in the world. The . 26 Nosler, when loaded with 8.4 g (129 gr) AccuBond Long Range very-low-drag bullets, retains as much velocity at 370 m (400 yd) as the . 260 Remington produces at the muzzle.

Is a 26 Nosler big enough for elk?

You can absolutely take an elk with a 26 Nosler. I did with a 142 Accubond out of my Christensen at 350 yards with no delay. Just like anything else if it’s a quality shot that round will get the job done.

How much is a 26 Nosler?

26 Nosler and it has performed very well during this timeframe. The major downfall of this cartridge is finding available ammunition. When you do find it, it is going to cost you about $4.00 per round, which makes it hard to justify plinking.

Who makes Nosler ammo?

Nosler, Inc.
Nosler, Inc. is an American manufacturing company based in Bend, Oregon, known for producing ammunition and handloading components and specializing in high performance hollow point and soft point hunting bullets….Nosler.

Industry Ammunition
Website http://www.nosler.com/

How good is the 26 Nosler?

Bottom line: the . 26 Nosler is a shooter, even if it is hard on barrels. This is not a long-term target cartridge, though the down-range ballistics are excellent, barrel life is simply too short for extended range sessions, and the recoil is too much for the average shooter to spend the day with.

What is a 30 Nosler compared to?

300 WIN MAG. The 30 Nosler blows past the highly regarded 300 Winchester Magnum—eclipsing the round in all three testing categories. And because the 30 Nosler has a belt-less case, it’s more accurate and makes for easier reloading. Compare these rounds in the charts below.

Is Nosler ammo any good?

Nosler’s Trophy Grade line of ammo is one of the many good options that’s well suited for those hunters. Available in virtually all of the popular centerfire rifle cartridges, this is Nosler’s largest and most diverse line of factory ammunition.

What case is the 28 Nosler based on?

Nosler based their cartridge line on the classic . 404 Jeffery case, blown out to increase capacity, but shortened to fit in the standard . 30-06-length action. This is not the first time this idea has been used; the Dakota line of cartridge used a similar concept, but for whatever reason, they didn’t catch on.