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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 2/9/2006 6:58:03 PM EST
I saw an ad in SGNews today that showed a LR260, 20" 260 and a 243. Any one have any details or news on this.

I have been tossing around which 308 to buy. and this might tip the scales. The 260 is supposed to be a flat shooter and I don't really plan on shooting surplus ammo out of a 12 lb. rifle anyway.

How does the 260 compare to 308 in trajectory and retained energy? I know that the Grendel claims to have more downrange energy than a 308 at extreme distances.

Link Posted: 2/10/2006 4:23:47 AM EST
powers

By the way, DPMS is also comming out with a new 204 Ruger offering. As far as 260 vs 308 is concerned, here are a couple of links to Remington Ballistics and Federal Ballistics web pages which will allow you to compare multiple cartridges.

Hope this helps

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Link Posted: 2/12/2006 11:04:19 AM EST
The 260 is great at longer distances when compared to the .308.
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