I must move within social circles with those who are cognizant of effective ballistics, because hunters regularly tell me that their main big-game rifles are chambered in .270 Winchester.
As rifle and cartridge technology has advanced, so have bullets. One of the biggest—and most popular—developments in hunting bullets has been the bonded core.
Watch as American Rifleman's Brian Sheetz delves into a bolt-action handgun chambered for 22 Nosler.
Always searching for a step up in performance, I couldn’t help but notice that the Alliant Powder Reloader’s Guide (alliantpowder.com) lists some impressive velocities for the .270 Win. firing 150-gr. bullets handloaded using Reloder 26—Nosler Partitions, Sierra GameKings and Speer BTSP 150-gr. bullets managing slightly more than 3000 f.p.s.
The American Rifleman TV crew wraps up its west coast tour with a visit to Nosler headquarters in Bend, Ore., to check out its expanding rifle lineup.