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If I was ever to build a rifle on the AR platform I would search high and low to have it chambered in 300 Savage. I bought my father in law's Savage 99 in .250-3000 from him and he passed away shortly after. What you may not know is the .300 Savage was used as the starting point to develop the 7.62x51 military cartridge. It was designed to replace the less powerful .303 Savage in their popular Savage Model 99 hammerless lever-action rifle. Best, cheap, bulk 300 Savage ammo for sale. Buy in stock 300 Savage ammunition online. The .300 Savage cartridge is a rimless, .30 caliber rifle cartridge developed by Savage Arms in 1920.
Took my 1st deer with a 300 Savage and hold it in high regard.With todays bullets, like the Barnes 130 TTSX for deer and the 150 TTSX for elk a guy would be in good stead. The original cast bullet for the .300 Savage was the 150-grain #311414. I recall him telling me that it shot the 87gr and 90gr bullets best, so I think it is 1:14 twist. 300 Savage and its 12” twist limit the selection of suitable bullets. 30-165SIL should also work. The .300 Savage is very similar to the .308 Winchester. Ed Harris wrote: The short neck of the. I have a Savage 99 in 300 Savage the rifle shoot pretty decent I like the 150 Gr. I think they open up better at those short northern MN deer woods shots. Brands like Federal, Remington, and Winchester. A reloader can easily bring the 300 into the modern era. Savage guys, I started out deer hunting shooting 180 grain round nose 308's and they are absolute slayers compared to my 3006 and 7mm08.