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308 Hunting Rifle

If you’re looking to hunt deer or other larger-sized game, a 308 hunting rifle might be the ideal choice. Oh, you’ll hear lots of talk favoring its primary rivals, the .30-06 and the .270, but the .308 holds its own against the competition.  Powerful and accurate in various applications, the .308 cartridge and the many […]

308 hunting ammo

308 Hunting Ammo

Along with the .270 Winchester, the .308 cartridge remains one of the most popular hunting rounds in existence today. Thousands of hunters across the nation turn to .308 hunting ammo when they want a powerful and reliable projectile to down their prey. In addition, armed forces use the .308 (also known as the 7.62x51mm NATO) […]

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Best 308 Ammo

As far as short-action, high powered centerfire rifle calibers go, the .308 Winchester and its clone the 7.62X51mm NATO standard are the reigning champs. The ammo is cheap, easy to find, and every possible type of bullet is available. Why? It’s because it is so common, and it shares the exact same bullet as its […]