Number three and four are the .308 Winchester and the 7-08 Remington. In your opinion which is a better round 270 or 308? I have 2 30-06 one 308 and just got one 270 honestly is the lightest and with less recoil, if i had read this before .. the smallest I've used on elk has been a .270 w ... 308 or 7mm-08 for Elk ... My wife shoots 165's in her 308 with devistating affect on bull elk. Registered Users do not see the above ad. Is there really any noticeable difference? 270 Winchester for Elk Hunting. I want to go deer and elk hunting and need help selecting a caliber and rifle. Chuck Hawks examines and compares the all-around rifle cartridges. 130g Nosler partitions from my .270 always seemed to kill elk pretty dead for me. .270 WSM vs. .308 Help me decide... Ifish Hunting Discussion | ... (mainly this is only a concern for Elk). .308 OR .270 winchester for Deer ? .270 VS..308 for deer hunting? .270 Vs. .308 ... My first "Western" rifle was a 270 Win for shooting everything from chucks to elk. 308 vs 30-06 for elk & moose? is going to generate many responses. There is a very large group of people who agree that even taking elk is pushing the limits of the 7mm-08. ... One good thing about 270 First Gun - All Purpose Caliber: .308 or .270 ... .308 Win and .270 ... Why would other members recommend using something as low powered as a The 130grn bullet is the 270's cup of tea. .308, 7mm-08, .243. Your ? You can see that the .270 is a much longer and skinnier cartridge than the .308. Look at the ballistics charts comparing the 130 grn in the 270 to the 150 grn in the 308. ... Again a deer or elk won't know the difference if you place the shot properly. The elk surely won't be able to tell the difference. I know many others who would say the same. For Richard Mann, the .308 is as close to perfection as it gets. 30-06 vs. .308 vs. 270 win. 270 vs. 308 for elk? Can you guys suggest bullet that works best for accuracy and take down up to 500 yards (I only hunt deer in Utah). ... Again a deer or elk won't know the difference if you place the shot properly. Find out why at HUNTING. The cases are the same size but the o6 bullet is .308 diameter vs This will primarily be for Coyotes, Deer, maybe Antelope, Mountain Lion & potentially elk. .308 OR .270 winchester for Deer ? Wizard, compare apples to apples. Much has been written in an effort to identify the perfect big game cartridge. ... or 270 yards with a 308. .308 OR .270 winchester for Deer ? It can hold more powder and can withstand 3,000 more units of pressure than the .308. First,here are the differences between the two. Both the 308 and the 270 are good choices for what you want. Find out why at HUNTING. However, both the 270 and 308 are capable of dropping elk, so both will handle white tail and mule deer just fine. I want to go deer and elk hunting and need help selecting a caliber and rifle. For Richard Mann, the .308 is as close to perfection as it gets. I normally recommend a 25-06 or a .270 for just elk hunting. The Art of the Rifle: Bolt, ... then 270 or 308 is great (though I wold go with 270 if Elk was on the table) What Three Dozen Elk Cartridges Taught Me. Much has been written in an effort to identify the perfect big game cartridge. The .270 Weatherby and .270 WSM add punch. Were I Which is the better big game load: the .270 Win., or the .280 Rem.? Brad Fitzpatrick takes a look in this latest Cartridge Fight.