I doesn't sound as if you need to get rid of either. "You cannot invade mainland America. It was ok. Have not owned a 300 Savage but have owned a 30/40 Krag which is near the Savage. Some at ranges a lot farther than the max you are talking about. I found the average weight of hand-dipped 2.5-cc charges was 38.9 grains for both powders. My model 99 shoots them very accurately, and for short distance (under 100 yards) they are very good loads to shoot, even at deer. The .308 Winchester operates at a higher pressure of 52,000 CUP, which is one of the basic reasons it outperforms the .300 Savage. My go to load for the .300 Savage has been 40 grains of 4064 with 150 grain Ballistic Tip Noslers.I am experimenting with 160 HDY FTX's and 43.7 grains of HDY Lever Evolution powder. The .308 Winchester operates at a higher pressure of 52,000 CUP, which is one of the basic reasons it outperforms the .300 Savage. Both the .250 and .300 Savage were … Also, while I agree with Mike that the 150 grain loadings are just made for the .300 savage, I also have some rounds loaded in 180 grain for larger animals such as bear. 0. It has about 14 ft/lbs of recoil compared to a .270/130 grain which is about 18 ft/lbs and a .30/06-150 grain which has about 19 ft/lbs and the .308 which has about 18 ft/lbs. I have tried them all and they are accurate in my three 99s chambered for 300 Savage. Copyright © 2000-2020 24hourcampfire.com, Inc. All Rights Reserved. That combo has excelled in every .300 I have tried it in, since 40 years ago when I started loading .300 ammo for my Dad. Pressure level for the .300 Savage is set by SAAMI at 46,000 CUP. It was designed to replace the less powerful .303 Savage in their popular Savage Model 99 hammerless lever-action rifle. Traded it and haven't missed it. I note that the .300 Savage is very similar in case capacity and shape to the .308 Marlin Express. FAQs; Categories. That gun sadly fell victim to a home burglary and was never recovered by me. These are the .30-30 Winchester, .300 Savage, .32 Winchester Special and .308 Marlin Express. I'm seeking a good one now for deer hunting with pistol grip and checkering. This rules out FMJ and solid ammunition which is normally banned for deer anyway. I have a 1951 EG model and it shoots with anything out there for accuracy. There's a gentleman I know who relies on the .30-30, which is markedly less powerful than the .300 Savage. For Deer size game, here are our favorites: Nosler Ballistic Tip – Offers excellent accuracy and rapid expansion and energy transfer. That Hornady #30303 has proven A-Ok at woods ranges out of a 1962 E with a 20" barrel, a 1951 EG with the 24" tube,a early 50s Rem 760 with a 22", and a prewar Rem model 81 with a 22' barrel . Also, the .250 is a "take down" rifle. The 250 Savage chambered in the great Savage 99 is one of the best deer guns ever made. These are the .30-30 Winchester, .300 Savage, .32 Winchester Special and .308 Marlin Express. Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3. Home; My Account. Seller: Gun Sport Ltd. Area Code: 432 . That gun sadly fell victim to a home burglary and was never recovered by me. I have seen one big whitetail shot with that 170 and it was a bang flop on a quartering shot. Ken Waters loads mentioned above by S99VG are 40 grains of IMR 4064, 40 grains of IMR 4895, or 42 grains of WW-748 with a 150 grain bullet. My "go to" has always been Ken Waters "Pet Loads." The Savage Arms 220 is known to accurately shoot 200 – 300 yards while leaving a hole twice the size of a.30 Cal cartridge. Find 300 Savage Ammo for sale, in-stock and ready to ship at Ammo Freedom. Muzzle velocities are not high enough to cause hydrostatic shock however disproportionate to caliber wounding is ensured. The .300 Savage is creeping up on its 89th birthday, and, like a lot of old-timers, it's nice to have around. I think I loaded 40 grains for my buddy's 1950 vintage 99 RS. Loaded with a 150 grain bullet, the .300 is capable of producing clean killing on light to medium weight game out to 300 yards. I don't know which gun to use. They don't like 300 Sav at all. However, it is still a good cartridge. The 180 grain spitzer bullet starts at 2,350 fps with 2,205 ft. lbs. Medium burning rate rifle powders are recommended for the .300 Savage. Bulk Ammunition on sale, including 300 Savage Rifle Rounds. It's a very tractable cartridge. We probably here all have. It has been and is used by both men and women, for close shots and distance shots, in open terrain and denser country. This gives enough weight for ample penetration but keeps the velocity high enough to keep trajectories flat and impact energy high. for deer hunting with the .300 savage. For all-around use, the .300 Savage lever-action rifle is hard to beat. 300 Savage is pure poison to deer. Bulk Ammunition on sale, including 300 Savage Rifle Rounds. I really like the 300 Savage in a 760 for deer hunting. You ought to see how long seated Berger VLD's look in the rounds I load for my Rem 700 Classic in 300 Savage. I'm seeking a good one now for deer hunting with pistol grip and checkering. The .308 Winchester operates at a higher pressure of 52,000 CUP, which is one of the basic reasons it outperforms the .300 Savage. A great bullet at 300 Savage velocities. I have hand loaded using 130 gr TSX bullets, chrono-ing 2600 to almost 2800 fps, and really like these. As was stated above 300 savage has lower velocities than 30.06 or 308 Win, but 125gr is too light for hunting. My buddy came up with the 308 Win. When zeroed to hit three inches high at 100 yards, all four shoot a 150-180 grain bullet fast enough so that it won't fall more than three inches until it is out past 200 yards. In Canada, the cartridge has been used for deer, moose, and elk. I have used a Model 99 Savage in .300 Savage caliber for several years for deer and it is a "sweet" cartridge. While the Savage Model 99 lost the popularity race against the Winchester Model 94 and the Marlin 336, the Savage Model 99 was probably the best of the three. Probably killed over 50 elk with it. It is very accurate in my EG, but I haven’t had the opportunity to shoot a deer with it though. Basically a shortened version of the.30-06 with a sharper shoulder angle, its 150-grain bullet at a muzzle velocity of 2,700 fps duplicated the performance of the.30-06 as it was loaded in those days. The energy of a sabot slug … Pressure level for the .300 Savage is set by SAAMI at 46,000 CUP. Reloaders can better the factory ballistics, in some cases substantially. I'll see how the bullet performs and make a decision some day. I deer hunt with a Remington bolt action 300 Savege and have taken 17 deer with it here in Michigan. Works a treat in '06's too. Later, in the 1950's, the .300 Savage became the … GI#: 101535412. of energy. The .300 Savage really pounds the heck out of me. It is wise to full length resize cases to be used in Savage 99 rifles, as this action locks at the rear and allows some case stretch. Took the scope off and put a full buck horn on the rear and if I can see it I can hit it. In Canada, the cartridge has been used for deer, moose, and elk. In addition, Hodgdon’s magazine-style annual loading manual has no entry at all for the .300 Savage. Here are six of our favorite classic deer rifles. A 200 yard trajectory of plus or minus 3" will take over 90% of the deer killed in North America, east or west. the longest with that little 150 has been bout 20 yds. I wish Savage … Basically a shortened version of the .30-06 with a sharper shoulder angle, its 150-grain bullet at a muzzle velocity of 2,700 fps duplicated the performance of the .30-06 as it was loaded in those days. I wish Savage … My test loads consisted of 4 different powders - IMR-3031, IMR-4064, IMR-4895 and Varget 4 different standard (not magnum ) large rifle primers - Winchesters, CCI, Remington and Federal and 3 different brands of 150 … Doesn't really matter what pill you shoot at them, any bullet that will stay together and reliably expand at 300 Savage velocities produces the same results. When zeroed to hit three inches high at 100 yards, all four shoot a 150-180 grain bullet fast enough so that it won't fall more than three inches until it is out past 200 yards. You should be good to go as long as you practice and are proficient with the peep. Savage – Model 99 – .300 Savage – Stk #A957 . Some at ranges a lot farther than the max you are talking about. Log In Register. My test loads consisted of 4 different powders - IMR-3031, IMR-4064, IMR-4895 and Varget 4 different standard (not magnum ) large rifle primers - Winchesters, CCI, Remington and Federal and 3 different brands of 150 … My Account My Orders My Address Book My Password. Also, while I agree with Mike that the 150 grain loadings are just made for the .300 savage, I also have some rounds loaded in 180 grain for larger animals such as bear. Federal, Remington and Winchester still make .300 Savage ammunition. Either is a great deer cartridge, but I would have to go with the .270 because both rifles and ammo very plentiful. In Canada, the cartridge has been used for deer, moose, and elk. Load a few and try 'em out. Took a nice whitetail buck last fall, and a Newfoundland bull moose in September, with my 1899 300 Savage. The LEVERevolution (LE) and Superformance (SPF) powders for reloaders are billed as very efficient, progressive powders that give higher velocities when used as Hodgdon and Hornady direct. I would call the 300 a classic now but it kill with authority, trust me on that one. As currently factory loaded by Winchester and Remington, the 150 grain spitzer bullet starts at 2,630 fps with 2,303 ft. lbs. My friends say a "take down" rifle is no good, and won't shoot well. Joined Feb 15, 2014 Messages 76 Location Colorado. 0. My model 99 shoots them very accurately, and for short distance (under 100 yards) they are very good loads to shoot, even at deer. The bullets are rather disruptive when traveling full snot, but I never regretted losing a couple pounds of edible meat in exchange for quick kills with no tracking required. Hunter’s review of the .300 Savage lever-action deer rifle. Savage ~ 99R ~ .300 Savage Description: Savage Model 99R rifle .300 Savage. It was designed to out perform the .30-30 Winchester and approximate the .30-06 ballistics of the time (150 grain bullet at 2700 fps) in a cartridge short enough to operate in the Savage Model 99 lever action rifle. If a.30-06 is up to the task, a.300 Savage surely is albeit at a shorter range than a '06 since it starts out slower. Sign In DEALER LOGIN SIGN UP FOR ... while calibers like the .300 Savage and .250-3000 Savage brought new speed and distance to a … In Canada, the cartridge has been used for deer, moose, and elk. Home; My Account. It has been and is used by both men and women, for close shots and distance shots, in open terrain and denser country. This .300 Sav Savage Model 99 rifle has a 24” blued tapered round barrel with a very good bore. The Savage 99 allowed the use of pointed bullets which was an instant improvement in any caliber. Don't overlook Hornady's 170 grain flat point (for the .30-30 Win.) My Account My Orders My Address Book My Password. The .300 Savage was introduced by the Savage Arms Company in 1920 in the company's Model 99 lever-action and Model 1920 bolt-action rifles. It is designed for short actions, has a sharp 30 degree shoulder angle and a short neck to maximize powder capacity. But the .250 Savage's true niche is as a deer round, so we focused on bullets weighing 100 grains and up. The .300 Savage is a mild yet effective medium game hunting cartridge. Aside from that, I have also found a one-in-14- inch twist in a Winchester Model 70 made in the late 1980s, long after Savage itself changed to a one in- 10-inch twist in 99s. My Grandpa used a 300 Savage most his life for everything. If a deer makes it into their bed with little or no blood trail you may never find it. Later, in the 1950's, the .300 Savage became the basis for experiments by the US Army that resulted in the development of the (T-65) .308 Winchester cartridge. At 200 yards the velocity is 1,940 fps and the energy is 1,495 ft. lbs. First off, we decided to limit ourselves to the most common deer hunting calibers: .30-06, .308, .300 Winchester Magnum, 6.5 Creedmoor, and .30-30 Winchester. Partitions work. Apr 5, 2018 #3 Pontius Member. "You cannot invade mainland America. Just doing some wiki-ing: 150 gr (10 g) Hornady Superperformance … I don't know which gun to use. At the end of the day, the deer go down and meat is on the table regardless so probably overthinking the whole thing. The two powders have a similar appearance, but the SPF has slightly larger grain size. Here are six of our favorite classic deer rifles. The 6th edition of the Hornady Handbook of Cartridge Reloading shows that their 150 grain bullets can be driven to a MV of 2300 fps by 36.5 grains of IMR 4064 powder, or to a MV of 2800 fps by a maximum charge of 44.0 grains of IMR 4064. While I would not recommend it as a primary cartridge choice, it will accomplish the job if your bullet placement is good. Yup. I worked up a deer-hunting load for my Savage Model 99 in .300 Savage caliber that consistently put 3 shots into ¾ of an inch (or less) at 100 yards from a solid bench rest. I have 5 days to hunt and if I see bears out of bow range I plan to take the 300 Savage on the last 2 days of the hunt. I only weigh 105 pounds, and I am black and blue after a box of 180 gr. Federal, Remington and Winchester still make .300 Savage ammunition. The Hornady Superformance load makes it the approximate equal of the .308 Win. It is their #30303. The .300 Savage case is quite modern in appearance. Hornady makes a 150 gr. Looking for more ammo options for the venerable 300 Savage, Hendershot’s “Extreme” Custom Ammo fits the bill. Don't take max velocity at these ranges and lot less wear and tear on old farts and rifles! Also, the .250 is a "take down" rifle. In my 1937 99 EG with 24" barrel that load chronographs 2,450 fps. This is a great eastern deer cartrige and when shooting a 150 gr bullet goes out at 2650 fps with very mild recoil. That's a bit hotter than Ken Waters' load, which I can't remember at the moment. I have a Savage 110 chambered in 300 WM that I want to load for. The .300 Savage cartridge is a rimless, .30 caliber rifle cartridge developed by Savage Arms in 1920. My Grandpa used a 300 Savage most his life for everything. If a deer makes it into their bed with little or no blood trail you may never find it. Pressure level for the .300 Savage is set by SAAMI at 46,000 CUP. A cup and core 150 and nearly any mid burn rate powder (I've used 3031, H and IMR 4895, IMR 4064, IMR 4320, IMR 4166, Varget, RL15, N140, W748 and maybe others) will make a nice deer load for the 300 Savage. SOLD Manufacturer: 1949 Caliber Info:.300 Savage Metal Condition: Very Good, Some Finish Wear, Small Nicks & … While I dearly love the .300 savage I think it is not the best for such hunting. My grandfather had a Savage Model 1899 in .300 Savage with straight stock and no checkering. The .300 Savage load we used on those deer was a Remington 150-grain Pointed Soft Point Core-Lokt with 43.8 grains of Varget powder for a muzzle velocity of 2,740 fps. Both the .250 and .300 Savage were … Had a 35 rem pump and harvested a few deer a while back. All rights reserved. Oddly, in spite of the grain size difference, they appear to have identical densities. The Savage 99 allowed the use of pointed bullets which was an instant improvement in any caliber. One of my pet favorite rifles is my Savage 99 in 300 savage. Originaly I had a Remington 81 in 300 Savage, had a chance to break even on it and ended up with a 99 with a 24 inch barrel. I am going on a bear hunt in Ontario in August and plan to take use my bow. A 200 yard trajectory of plus or minus 3" will take over 90% of the deer killed in North America, east or west. Have taken 2 with the 170 gr fp Sierra with same load. Bullet Weight. Savage 99-RS .300 Savage with Lyman tang and folding sights, 24" BBL, 7LB 10OZ, 14" L.O.P., MFG: 1939 ...Click for more info. In a 2.8" magazine, bolt action rifle the 300 Savage almost is a "300 Creedmoor". For decades the.300 Savage proved itself proficient on deer and even larger game, but when the.308 Winchester arrived (the design of which is actually based on the.300 Savage … Very good condition, classic Savage lever rifle chambered in the .300 Savage cartridge, a good choice for hunting deer. It was designed to out perform the .30-30 Winchester and approximate the .30-06 ballistics of the time (150 grain bullet at 2700 fps) in a cartridge short enough to operate in the Savage Model 99 lever action rifle. All of them seem to favor Rl 15 with this 150 grain at 2 grains less than max listed in the Hornady #9 manual for the 180 gr with Win wlr primers in Hornady cases. The 130 hollow points are fun for target shooting, but the 150's are the most accurate and best suited for hunting. Examples include IMR 3031, IMR 4064, H4895, and VIHT N-140. I purchase a 1954 99eg a few weeks ago and first time out got nice buck, but turns out the Pendleton ammo I bought was inconsistent and after missing two doe I decided to crony the ammo. Apr 5, 2018 #3 Pontius Member. For all-around use, the.300 Savage lever-action rifle is hard to beat. (150 grain SST at 2740 fps). Savage 57349 10/110 Apex Storm XP Bolt 300 Winchester Short Mag $ 614.00 (1) Savage Arms 110 ULTRALITE 300WSM CARBON $ 1,208.00 (0) Savage 22088 110 FCP 300 PRC 5+1 26" Matte Black Fixed HS Preci $ 1,091.00 (0) Savage 57495 110 Long Range Hunter 300 PRC 5+1 26" Matte Gray F $ 918.00 (0) Savage 57561 110 Elite Precision 300 PRC 30" 5+1 Matte Black Re $ 1,737.00 (0) Savage 57593 110 … Hornady data for their 180 grain bullets shows a beginning load of 30.3 grains of IMR 4064 for a MV of 1900 fps, and a maximum load of 39.8 grains of IMR 4064 for a MV of 2400 fps. Doesn't really matter what pill you shoot at them, any bullet that will stay together and reliably expand at 300 Savage velocities produces the same results. Very good condition, classic Savage lever rifle chambered in the .300 Savage cartridge, a good choice for hunting deer. Hello, I need some advise on a good all around load for the 300 savage. The.300 Savage cartridge is a rimless,.30 caliber rifle cartridge developed by Savage Arms in 1920. The bullets expanded, did their work inside the deer and exited. My friends say a "take down" rifle is no good, and won't shoot well. I use this rifle for bear, elk, and mule deer. The .308 Winchester, left, features a longer neck and greater powder capacity than the .300 Savage, right. I want a bullet suitable for hunting ranges out to 600 yards and some further target practice. Handgun Ammo Rifle Ammo 17 Hornet Ammo 17 Rem Fireball Ammo 17 Remington Ammo 204 Ruger Ammo 218 Winchester Bee Ammo 22 Hornet … All of these kill deer DRT most of the time and I have never had one go over about 50 yards. Sign In DEALER LOGIN SIGN UP FOR ... while calibers like the .300 Savage and .250-3000 Savage brought new speed and distance to a … Log In Register. The best .308 bullet for whitetail deer is in the 150gr to 165gr range. Power-wise the .300 falls between the two all time most popular deer cartridges - the .30-30 and .30-06. My rifles accept that load with no pressure pains or sticky levers. Personally, I feel that the .300 Savage is one of the best cartridges to give to a young/beginning deer or PG hunter but, I would recommend a bolt action if one is available (the old Remington model 722 was made in this caliber and usually not expensive when located these days. You should be good to go as long as you practice and are proficient with the peep. At 150 - 200 yards, the.300 Savage will get 'er done IMO. Last doe I shot was with a 130 gr, TSX and performance was excellent. I guess that means it's no darned good for anything except maybe squirrels. With a case length of 1.912 inches and an overall length of 2.515 inches, it worked very well in the quick-handling Model 99, and on deer and similar-sized game, it worked perfectly. 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