The 30 Nosler is a 30-caliber (.308"), rebated-rim centerfire rifle cartridge designed by Nosler. Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea! While the 26 Nosler and the 28 Nosler share the same cartridge case dimensions, the 30 Nosler has a slightly shorter length to the shoulder dimension than the 26 Nosler and the 28 Nosler,[7] and the 33 Nosler has a shorter shoulder dimension yet than that of the 30 Nosler. They share a maximum body diameter of 0.550 inch. We use the best Chromoly steel alloys. As a last ditch effort I purchased some hammer bullets: 143gr HH, 150gr SH and 155gr HH in their 15 round sample packs. In January 2017 Nosler introduced the 22 Nosler. This does not bode well for the even more extreme .26 Nosler's barrel life, muzzle blast and recoil. Initial factory loads will include the 150 grain AccuBond and the 165 grain AccuBond Long Range (ABLR) bullets. Resist testing every powder, primer, and bullet combination in the known universe. Rotate between two or three rifles, shooting one while the others cool. Once you find a combination that produces adequate accuracy for your needs, stop. A new, stainless steel barrel finished and installed should run you from about $500 to $1,000 depending on length, contour, brand, and who’s doing the installation. Don’t fire long strings through hot barrels. The core rule to extend barrel life is to not shoot it fast and hot. I once shot in an alfalfa field where small ground squirrels stood like rows of cut cornstalks. Stick a rubber hose in the chamber of a hot barrel, muzzle down. I'm worried bout the need of a 26" barrel for the Nosler, and hoping to get away with a 24" since I'm trying to run an Ultra 7 with it. 225 Win. If a handloader runs up to his first pressure signs, he’ll be way over SAAMI pressure on other cartridges and right around where a .26 Nosler is running from the factory. I’m going to either build up another 28 Nosler with a shorter barrel or get Christensen Arms to re-barrel this one. 223 WSSM. True Barrel Life of the 28 Nosler. It is the second cartridge designed by Nosler. Whereas the 7mm RUM case measures 2.387 inches long from head to body-shoulder juncture, that dimension on the .28 Nosler case is 2.166 inches. All Rights Reserved. Nosler's recommended procedure calls for about 30 rounds and plenty of time spent cleaning the bore, and takes most shooters the better part of a day at the range to complete. Barrels Are Like Tires — Drive ‘Em If a barrel is too hot to hold barehanded, it will erode faster with each subsequent shot. Bottom line: the .26 Nosler is a shooter, even if it is hard on barrels. The core rule to extend barrel life is to not shoot it fast and hot. Shoot coated bullets. The.28 Nosler will be introduced in the Patriot version of the Nosler Model 48 rifle. Dec 15, 2018 #7 Cerebral Stalker Member. 1; 2; First Prev 2 of 2 Go to page. Rifle Cartridges. But do run an oiled patch through it when done for the day. The 28 Nosler shares the same overall cartridge length (3.340") as the 26 Nosler which allows it to be chambered in standard-length action. It is the fourth cartridge designed by Nosler. Yoteklr said: Can't remember if you said what powder are you using? The barrel is currently 26 inches long and with a suppressor on the end, it’s cumbersome. Certain target games don’t permit this, which is one reason moderate volume cartridges like 308 Win. I’m thinking 21 or … Thread starter Broz; Start date Jul 10, 2017; Prev. The dimension at that point on the 28 Nosler case is 0.002 inch larger, and that reduces its body taper by just a tad. Nosler’s tagline for the new 22 is “Easy as 1, 2, 3350 FPS.” The gist is they are moving a 55 … All four of Nosler's Cartridges, the 26 Nosler, 28 Nosler, 30 Nosler, and 33 Nosler, are based on the same .300 Remington Ultra Magnum[6] parent case. To install click the Add extension button. Few who own rifles chambered for the new cartridge and take good care of them will wear out a barrel during a lifetime of hunting. Joined Dec 24, 2017 Messages 298 Location Vinton, Ohio. Like the 7mm STW and 7mm RUM, the.28 Nosler is seriously over-bore. But I doubt any of this amounts to diddly squat, so I’d choose barrel style and contour based on things like accuracy potential. 22 PPC-USA. Joined Oct 13, 2013 Messages 33 Reaction score 6 Points 8. The 28 Nosler. 22-250 Rem. Just a matter of physics. View Quote For an Ackley, brass cost & barrel ware can be deceptive since you have to load & fire-form, even with the cream-of-wheat method, before you get to a final load. Nosler will be offering their complete line of M48 rifles in the 27 Nosler chambering. View Quote For an Ackley, brass cost & barrel ware can be deceptive since you have to load & fire-form, even with the cream-of-wheat method, before you get to a final load. [16], The 30 Nosler was released in January 2016. Well, i was leaning towards the 28 Nosler, but now I'm seriously considering the 7mm RM. The 22 Nosler is a SAAMI approved and standardized cartridge. Introduced in 2015 [12] and approved by SAAMI on January 19, 2015. ******SOLD***** Zermat, Bighorn TL3 Hunter action Right handed spiral bolt knob spiral … 225 Win. Barrel Life Since the 28 Nosler burns smaller powder charges than the 7mm RUM, barrel accuracy life is potentially a bit longer. 221 Rem Fireball. The 30 Nosler shares the same overall cartridge length (3.340") as the 26 Nosler and the 28 Nosler which allows it to be chambered in standard-length action firearms. How much longer depends on a number of things, including barrel quality and whether a barrel is regularly cleaned and serviced or abused by its owner. I’m 100 percent in the “hunt with a suppressor” camp. Savage Accuracy Barrel® 28 Nosler 1:9. The 26 Nosler, when loaded with 129-grain AccuBond Long Range very-low-drag bullets, retains as much velocity at 400 yards as the .260 Remington produces at the muzzle. I was hoping that the 26 nosler would be a better alternative but I know barrel life wont be nearly as long as the 6.5-06 Ackley and brass will be very spendy as of now. Maximum case lengths are 2.850 and 2.590 inches respectively. Data on the 28 Nosler is limited on both google and the search function of the new site, but I assume it falls well below that barrel life window. Nosler lists impressive velocities for its .28 Nosler ammunition from a 26-inch barrel. Started with the 143 and did a short ladder test with H1K powder 2gr apart. #TheMountainProject #RealHunts 22 BR Rem. Nosler lists impressive velocities for its .28 Nosler ammunition from a 26-inch barrel. I’m 100 percent in the “hunt with a suppressor” camp. Pour  water in the funnel and through the barrel. [16] Nosler is also offering rifles chambered in the 33 Nosler in its Liberty and Heritage lines, with the first rifle being the M48 Western.[23][24]. Given their mass, they are slower to overheat, but once that mass of steel is scorching, it takes longer to cool. The published factory load ballistics for … Carefully spaced shots (don’t overheat the barrel) always extend life, as does each shooter’s accuracy demands. Do You Want Eternal Barrel Life or Performance? How much longer depends on a number of things, including barrel quality and whether a barrel is pampered or abused by its owner. Rebating the rim to 0.534 inch simplifies the production of rifle bolts since the rims of Holland & Holland-style belted magnums, such as the 7mm Remington Magnum and .300 Winchester Magnum, are the same diameter. Try any and all of these tricks, but don't settle for a low velocity rifle if you need a fast one. How much longer depends on a number of things, including barrel quality and whether a barrel is pampered or abused by its owner. Chase works through a ladder test to find the best load for his new PROOF Research .28 Nosler. Fluting is also supposed to increase cooling, and it might since it increases surface area. 222 Rem. 28 nosler barrel life. The 30 Nosler shares the same overall cartridge length (3.340") as the 26 Nosler and the 28 Nosler which allows it to be chambered in standard-length action firearms. The little bit I've found talks mostly about initial load development. 1; 2; First Prev 2 of 2 Go to page. Rifle barrels are like truck tires. However, since the release of the 6.5-300 Weatherby Magnum in 2016, it is the second most powerful 6.5mm cartridge.[9][10]. Rodent control work is another shooting chore that can easily overheat barrels, especially with high velocity cartridges like 22-250 Rem., 220 Swift, and 240 Weatherby. Don’t do this if it risks getting water on a nice wood stock. Don't worry, the bore won't have time to rust. Since then, the 26 Nosler® has achieved such renowned success that adding another member to the cartridge family became an obvious decision. I have, however, taken interest in the 28 Nosler for its velocity increase over the other two and the impressive BC of the new 7mm 180gr ELD Match (.796 G1/.401 G7 as advertised). The 22 Nosler is designed to use the existing bolt face of an AR-15, and conversions to this caliber can be accomplished with a simple barrel swap. Thread starter Broz; Start date Jul 10, 2017; Prev. [11], The 26 Nosler cartridge specifications have been submitted to SAAMI and a data sheet is currently available. Unlike the next four Nosler cartridges, all of which were designed earlier, the 22 Nosler is the first Nosler cartridge to deviate from using the .300 Remington Ultra Magnum[2] as the parent case. Shoulder angles are 30 degrees for the Remington cartridge and a slightly sharper 35 degrees for the Nosler. The much smaller 6.5-284 has proven to kick as hard as a long range match cartridge can be allowed to. While similar to the 6.8 SPC in some regards, there is no parent case and the 22 Nosler cannot be formed from 6.8 SPC brass. You could also do it yourself at any point in time. 20 Caliber.204” Diameter. [8], Nosler claimed that the 26 Nosler was the most powerful commercial 6.5mm cartridge in the world. [16] The 33 Nosler is built on the same action length as the .338 Winchester Magnum but launches projectiles at a higher velocity. Some are claiming as little as 600-round barrel life for RUM, 1,000 rounds for .28 Nosler, 2,000 for Rem. RCBS reloading dies are also currently available for the cartridge. So, while there is a difference in .300 Win Mag vs 300 PRC barrel life, it probably isn’t going to … 204 Ruger. The 26 Nosler (6.5×66mmRB) is a rebated-rim centerfire rifle cartridge designed by Nosler and first announced in November 2013. It’s fast. The evaporative cooling will get you back in action sooner. If you want a 28” the run a 28” barrel. 22 Hornet. 28 nosler barrel life. Since the 28 Nosler burns smaller powder charges than the 7mm RUM, barrel accuracy life is potentially a bit longer. Browning 035395288 X-Bolt Hells Canyon Speed Long Range Bolt 28 Nosler 26" 3+1 Synthetic A-TACS AU Stock Burnt Bronze Cerakote MSRP: $2,199.99 | Your Price: $1,999.99 When firing a 150 grain AccuBond Long Range bullet from a rifle with a 26" barrel, the 27 Nosler has an approximately 400 fps advantage over the .270 Winchester, about a 300 fps advantage over the 270 WSM, and about a 100-150 fps velocity advantage over the .270 Weatherby. Ron Spomer provides an in-depth look at Nosler's 7mm rifle cartridge, the 28 Nosler. It is the fifth cartridge designed by Nosler. 20 Nosler. Joined Oct 13, 2013 Messages 33 Reaction score 6 Points 8. [16], According to a recent Nosler publication the 33 Nosler surpasses the velocity of the .338 Lapua Magnum by 25fps while burning 18% less powder. I usually keep a rimfire at my shooting station, too, for those "too close" shots, or just to practice form and trigger control at the range. Christensen Arms Mesa 28 Nosler Bolt-Action Rifle with Tungsten Cerakote Finish and Black/Gray Stock (26-Inch Barrel) $1,295.00 $1,230.00 Notify Me When Available 28 Nosler Load Data. Introduced in 2016, the 30 Nosler is a SAAMI approved and standardized cartridge. And buying the RAM only to pick up groceries wastes its potential. Some mention backing off after barrel break-in. A side benefit is you’ll push out a lot of powder fouling. Go. 22 Hornet. 17 Rem Fireball. Slower burning powders and high load densities will yield great loads. The first observation to make here is that the Model 48, in combination with both types of 26 Nosler ammunition, is inherently very accurate. Benefits of the .28 Nosler: Drawbacks to the .28 Nosler: Extremely flat shooting: Factory loads are expensive: Very resistant to wind drift: Less variety in factory loads on the market: Maintains high energy at long ranges: High recoil: Inherently accurate: Short barrel life And barrels cost less than new truck tires! 17 Caliber.172” Diameter. The 30 Nosler shares the same overall cartridge length (3.340") as the 26 Nosler and the 28 Nosler which allows it to be chambered in standard-length action firearms. 17 Caliber.172” Diameter. 28 nosler is a barrel burner, but it has good ballistics! (Read how heat eats barrels here.) 221 Rem Fireball. Also, that 28 nosler is a beast, I really wanted one but instead went the 7mm mag route in hopes of a little longer barrel life. 22 Nosler. [13] This feature helps weight-conscious sportsmen to lighten their load before venturing into the backcountry. Unless you're a benchrest competitor, is shaving 0.1" off group size really going to matter? 204 Ruger. eod.mickelson said: This is Nosler's third cartridge following its predecessors the 26 Nosler which was released in 2014 and the 28 Nosler which was released in 2015. More tolerant and easy going than its 6.5mm cousin, the 28 Nosler delivers extreme performance and responds well to careful load tuning. A rifle that keeps all shots inside 1.5 inches at 100 yards will hold them inside a 10-inch circle clear out to 670 yards. When they wear out, you replace them. Some of our best are with Norma 217 and RL 33, but other propellants of similar speed give excellent results as well. 222 Rem Mag. Like many shooting enthusiasts, the Nosler family has always dreamed of introducing a new rifle cartridge to the industry and in 2014, that finally happened with the arrival of the 26 Nosler®. It will enhance any encyclopedic page you visit with the magic of the WIKI 2 technology. 22 PPC-USA. Would you like Wikipedia to always look as professional and up-to-date? Why extend barrel life if you don't get to use the barrel? I just picked up a browning hells canyon speed in 300 PRC.Waiting on ammo and rings before I can shoot it. Or maybe not. All four of Nosler's Cartridges, the 26 Nosler, 28 Nosler, 30 Nosler, and 33 Nosler, are based on the same .300 Remington Ultra Magnum[18] parent case. If you need it or even just want it, get it, shoot it, and enjoy it. [3], _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________. Sticking with our truck analogy, you wouldn’t leave your RAM in the driveway for fear you’d wear the tires out, would you? Rifle Cartridges. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________, The 28 Nosler is a 7mm (.284") caliber, rebated-rim centerfire rifle cartridge designed by Nosler. Topped with a 3-10X 40 mm Nightforce SHV riflescope, a Nosler Model 48 Patriot rifle chambered in .28 Nosler is capable of taking most of the worlds big gamewith real long-range advantages in trajectory and wind drift when compared to others using .30-cal. Barrel Life Since the 28 Nosler burns smaller powder charges than the 7mm RUM, barrel accuracy life is potentially a bit longer. The rancher was setting out bowls of anti-freeze to poison the little rats. Heavy barrels are generally more accurate than light ones because they are stiffer, thus less susceptible to violent harmonics and whipping during firing. Feb 4, 2019 #51 M. matt2308 Member. All four of Nosler's Cartridges, 26 Nosler, 28 Nosler, 30 Nosler and 33 Nosler, are based on the same .300 Remington Ultra Magnum[21] parent case. 20 Caliber.204” Diameter. Skipping the experience of owning and shooting, say, a 26 Nosler and settling for a 6.5 Grendel is like pulling a trailer with a Mini Cooper instead of a RAM 6.4L HEMI. magnum cartridges and bullets of similar weight. We have created a browser extension. 17 Rem Fireball. Firing dozens of rounds in an attempt to shoot a sub-MOA group with a big game rifle is a waste of time. It is the third cartridge designed by Nosler. 5.56x45 NATO. 5.56x45 NATO. High velocity cartridges pushing small caliber bullets can be barrel burners. I’m thinking 21 or … 22 BR Rem. While the 26 Nosler and the 28 Nosler share the same cartridge case dimensions, the 30 Nosler has a slightly shorter length to the shoulder dimension than the 26 Nosler and the 28 Nosler,[7] and the 33 Nosler has a shorter shoulder length dimension than that of the 30 Nosler. A barrel “shot out” for target competition might remain more than accurate enough for big game hunting. 17 Rem. Mag. Synthetics only. 222 Rem Mag. For handloaders, Nosler will also offer fully prepared Nosler brass, bullets and reloading data for the 27 Nosler. 223 Rem. However, the good news for hunters is that typical 300 PRC barrel life is more than enough to last for many years of hunting with no issues at all. [19], According to a recent Nosler publication the 30 Nosler surpasses the velocity of the .300 Weatherby Magnum, headspaces off of the shoulder like a .300 Remington Ultra Magnum and fits the same standard length action of a 300 Winchester Magnum.[20]. 22-250 Rem. It is the first cartridge designed by Nosler.[3][4][5]. The groups were 1.25 at its best. The name 30 Nosler refers to the first two digits in the caliber (0.308") of the bullets that the cartridge fires and the name of the company which created it. I draw this conclusion from the fact that only three of the 16 combinations produced group sizes larger than 1 MOA, and only one of the three (300 yards using the standing rest and the E-Tip ammunition) exceeded 1.2 x MOA. 22 Caliber.224” Diameter. Nosler adds a new cartridge, in 2020, the 27 Nosler. Some of our best are with Norma 217 and RL 33, but other propellants of similar speed give excellent results as well. But there are issues with each. 22-250 Rem Ack Imp. An option less expensive than buying extra rifles is to wrap a terry cloth towel around the barrel and pour water over it. Hot air rises, sucking a cooling draft up the barrel. The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. 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. But that doesn’t mean you can’t shoot them and extend barrel life while reaping long-range performance advantages. The truck tire analogy is apt. How much longer depends on a number of things, including barrel quality and whether a barrel is regularly cleaned and serviced or abused by its owner. The 28 Nosler cartridge case can be formed by "necking-up" or expanding the neck of a 26 Nosler case to 7mm (.284") diameter. As a last ditch effort I purchased some hammer bullets: 143gr HH, 150gr SH and 155gr HH in their 15 round sample packs. Also got some info. https://www.shootingtimes.com/editorial/reviewing-the-28-nosler/99189 Coated bullet benefits are hotly debated. There's is debate whether ice water in a hot bore can change metallurgy, so you might want to proceed with caution. Buy stainless-steel, chrome-lined, or ferritic nitrocarburized (nitrided). Don’t forego the pleasure of owning and shooting a hot, hyper-velocity, barrel burning rifle cartridge out of fear of short barrel life. Some tests have indicated barrels can retain accuracy nearly twice as long when bullets are coated with molybdenum disulfide, tungsten disulfide, or hexagonal boron nitride. The name 26 Nosler refers to the first two digits in the caliber (0.264") of the bullets that the cartridge fires and the name of the company which created it. Since the .28 Nosler burns smaller powder charges than the 7mm RUM, barrel accuracy life is potentially a bit longer. Later in October 2016, Nosler continued to add to the cartridge family by releasing the 33 Nosler, and in January 2017 they introduced the 22 Nosler. Since the .28 Nosler burns smaller powder charges than the 7mm RUM, barrel accuracy life is potentially a bit longer. The cases’ overall length also aid in quick follow-up shots, since the bolt throw is shorter than on a magnum action. The .28 Nosler will be introduced in the Patriot version of the Nosler Model 48 rifle. 223 Rem. The groups were 1.25 at its best. Nosler plans to use a 1:8.5" twist barrel for their M48 rifles chambered in 27 Nosler. Find your best price for 28 Nosler Ammo | Best 28 Nosler Ammunition - AmmoSeek.com Search Engine 2020 While the 26 Nosler and 28 Nosler share the same cartridge case dimensions, the 30 Nosler has a slightly shorter length to the shoulder dimension than the 26 Nosler and 28 Nosler,[7] and the 33 Nosler has a shorter shoulder dimension yet than that of the 30 Nosler. All tools wear out. Nosler produces various high performance hollow point and soft point hunting bullets. More tolerant and easy going than its 6.5mm cousin, the 28 Nosler delivers extreme performance and responds well to careful load tuning. 22 Caliber.224” Diameter. 17 Rem. Stretch the other end over a funnel. Open or remove the bolt and stand the rifle on its butt. The case diameter and taper resemble those of the 6.8mm Remington SPC; so Nosler recommends using a magazine designed for that cartridge. Copyright Ron Spomer Outdoors © document.write(new Date().getFullYear()) The.28 Nosler has the same size appetite for powder, so all else being equal, barrel accuracy life will be the same for it. 28 Nosler Load Data. Research thoroughly and proceed with caution. Few who own rifles chambered for the new cartridge and take good care of them will wear out a barrel during a lifetime of hunting. Yoteklr said: Can't remember if you said what powder are you using? [5][10], The high velocity of the 26 Nosler cartridge has raised concerns about excessive barrel wear, potentially wearing down barrels at a rate faster than that of the similar .264 Winchester Magnum, which itself has a reputation for being a "barrel burner". Why extend barrel life if you don't get to use the barrel? Started with the 143 and did a short ladder test with H1K powder 2gr apart. 22 Nosler. The barrel is currently 26 inches long and with a suppressor on the end, it’s cumbersome. Benefits of the .28 Nosler: Drawbacks to the .28 Nosler: Extremely flat shooting: Factory loads are expensive: Very resistant to wind drift: Less variety in factory loads on the market: Maintains high energy at long ranges: High recoil: Inherently accurate: Short barrel life 223 WSSM. A good motto is "Too hot to hold, too hot to shoot." built around the 195 elite hunter. The first 3 shot were within 1/2 in. The primary use for the 27 Nosler is hunting. For serious target shooters, this is a concern. The shoulder is set back slightly compared to the 5.56 cartridge to prevent accidentally chambering a 5.56 cartridge in a 22 Nosler rifle. Go. I was about to give up on my Nosler M48 in 28 Nosler. Due to its greater length, the Remington case is about 25 percent more capacious than the Nosler. Due to its greater length, the Remington case is about 25 percent more capacious than the Nosler.[17]. While the 26 Nosler and the 28 Nosler share the same cartridge case dimensions, the 30 Nosler has a slightly shorter length to the shoulder dimension than the 26 Nosler and the 28 Nosler,[7] and the 33 Nosler has a shorter shoulder dimension yet than that of the 30 Nosler. I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like. The 26 Nosler is designed as a modern 6.5mm cartridge, using recent advances in firearm technology to attain exceptionally high muzzle velocities, up to 3,400 ft/s (1,040 m/s), and maintain an extremely flat trajectory. That's it. If your going to shoot a lot I would say the PRC would be better because of barrel life. Let it cool between shots. The 28 Nosler. Run two or three dry patches through before firing. Slower burning powders and high load densities will yield great loads. Two-Pass button rifled 22-250 Rem Ack Imp. Since then, the 26 Nosler® has achieved such renowned success that adding another member to the cartridge family became an obvious decision. They are there to make the machine do what it's supposed to do. 20 Nosler. 28 nosler all carbon and all SEXY!!!! The 28 Nosler is based on the 26 Nosler which was released in 2014. The 33 Nosler is Nosler's fourth cartridge following its predecessors the 26 Nosler which was released in 2014, the 28 Nosler which was released in 2015, and the 30 Nosler which was released in 2016. Introduced in 2016 (production release 2017), the 33 Nosler is a SAAMI approved and standardized cartridge. The 22 Nosler is a .22-caliber (.224"), rebated-rim centerfire rifle cartridge designed by Nosler. An option is to brush common rubbing alcohol over the barrel to evaporate. Fits Savage 110 Series Rifles; 26" length, weight approx 3lbs; Varmint weight tapered to just under .800" diameter at muzzle; Bore dimensions reamed consistent to airgauge within .0002 (2/10,000ths) of proper bore dimension. Like many shooting enthusiasts, the Nosler family has always dreamed of introducing a new rifle cartridge to the industry and in 2014, that finally happened with the arrival of the 26 Nosler®. With full power factory loads or equivalent reloads, expect barrel life to be short. Been searching around, looking at/for 28 Nosler loads. It will enhance any encyclopedic page you visit with the magic of the WIKI 2 technology. True Barrel Life of the 28 Nosler. The first 3 shot were within 1/2 in. and 6.5 Creedmoor are popular target cartridges. Regardless why you get your barrel hot, here’s how to cool it quickly, get back in action, and extend barrel life: It’s commonly repeated that thick, heavy barrels cool faster than lighter ones, but I don’t buy it. [16], The 28 Nosler is essentially a shortened version of the 7mm Remington Ultra Magnum. Due to its greater length, the Remington case is about 25 percent more capacious than the Nosler. Of course, you can also simply pace yourself, make each shot count, and enjoy the sights and sounds of the outdoors between well-spaced shots. How much longer depends on a number of things, including barrel quality and whether a barrel is regularly cleaned and serviced or abused by its owner. You can cool barrels quickly by keeping them in shade, opening the action with muzzle up, blowing air down the bore, and draping the barrel in wet towels. Feb 4, 2019 #51 M. matt2308 Member. [14], All four of Nosler's Cartridges the 26 Nosler, 28 Nosler, 30 Nosler, and the 33 Nosler are based on the same .300 Remington Ultra Magnum[15] parent case. If you want a shorter barrel, then you won’t reach .26 Nosler velocities even with a .26 Nosler. 220 Swift. Velocity of the Nosler loads chronographed 10 feet in front of the Mountain Carbon’s 24-inch barrel came up about 100 to 200 fps short of those stated velocities. Does each shooter ’ s accuracy demands most powerful commercial 6.5mm cartridge in a hot can... 7Mm rifle cartridge designed by Nosler. [ 17 ] stand the rifle on its butt rule to extend life! A ladder test with H1K powder 2gr apart reaping long-range performance advantages M48 in 28 Nosler is a SAAMI and. 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