Discussion in 'Small Stuff--22s, 20s, and 17s' started by Jud96, Jun 20, 2017.
I've shot hundreds with the .223 with the 50, 53 and 55 vmax. That vartarg is every bit as nasty with zero recoil. I'm at around 3700.
I wonder if my 12 twist reduces splat factor if the velocity is not maxed out? I notice how my 17 fireball really blows em up comparatively, and that is a 1-9 @ 4000 fps
Those are very impressive results. What were the approximate distances and the bullet? I have been using an 11T with 40 VM @ 3400 exclusively for better wind drift, however, I'm not experiencing anything like your photos in the 200-300 range where most of my shooting takes place. I may have to reconsider bullet choice after seeing your results.
I shoot a 9 twist in .223 and 12 twist in vartarg
Usually 250 and under with that Vartarg. 32 gr z-max. They aren't all that nasty, depends how you hit them. But I'm very happy with the results and that cartridge in general.
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