How far does a 270 shoot flat?
remember; a 270 is basically a 6.8 caliber bullet- inside the magic numbers of 6mm to 7mm. if you can get a 270 bullet in 160 grains, shooting a ballistic/silvertip/ vld type bullet, you bet you could take that out to 1000 yds.
How much does a 270 bullet drop at 400 yards?
The 150-grain load—moving at a muzzle velocity of right around 2825 fps—gives a bit more drop with the same zero, dropping 7.5” at 300 and 22” at 400 yards.
Is a 308 more powerful than a 270?
308 Winchester certainly has an edge over the . 270 when shooting 150gr bullets, the 130gr . 270 load has more energy remaining and shoots flatter (the . 308 has 15-20″ more bullet drop) at 500 yards than both .
Can a .270 shoot 1000 yards?
270 is a great caliber with the potential for excellent ballistics. HSM loads a 130 Berger VLD. This bullet is very good for long range is available at Cabela’s. That coupled with a faster muzzle velocity and you will be rocking 1000 yards.