Is 204 Ruger the same as 223?

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Is 204 Ruger the same as 223?

Even though they both have the same overall length and rim diameter, the . 204 Ruger has a slightly greater case capacity than the . 223 Remington due to the slightly longer case length (1.85″ vs 1.76″) and steeper shoulder angle (30 degrees vs 23 degrees) of the . 204 Ruger.

What is a 204 Ruger good for?

204 Ruger is a relatively new cartridge that shoots small, lightweight bullets at an incredibly fast velocity. 204 Ruger has minimal recoil, is very accurate, has an extremely flat trajectory, and is decent enough for long-range shooting. It’s marketed as a great all-around cartridge for predator and varmint hunting.

Does Ruger make a 204 rifle?

204 Ruger is a centerfire rifle cartridge developed by Hornady and Ruger. At the time of its introduction in 2004, the . 204 Ruger was the second highest velocity commercially produced ammunition and the only centerfire cartridge produced commercially for bullets of . 204 inch/5 mm caliber.

Is .223 a good varmint caliber?

The . 223 Remington will easily take care of any varmint out to around 500 yards, but at extreme distances loses its punch. On the plus side, . 223 Remington ammunition is the least expensive and easiest to find of all centerfire rifle cartridges, and it comes in many variations.

What is the best

What is the best .223 bullet for coyotes?

The most effective . 223 ammo for coyotes is Hornady Superformance Varmint 53 Grain V-MAX. It combines the highest ballistic coefficient with great accuracy, the highest velocity, and the least damage to the pelt. There are other options for barrels with fast twist rates and that are more affordable.

What’s the difference between 223 Remington and 204 Ruger?

Like the .223 Remington, the

When did the Cooper 204 Ruger come out?

For this particular rifle, I first caught wind of the

What kind of barrel does a 204 Ruger Varminter have?

It has a 24″ varmint-taper stainless steel barrel with a 1 in 12-inch twist. This twist rate seems to be typical of

What kind of rifle is the Cooper Model 21?

The Cooper Model 21 is a single Shot bolt action rifle designed for centerfire cartridges in the .223 Remington family. All Model 21 rifles carry the 1/2″ at 100 yards Cooper Firearms of Montana, Inc. accuracy guarantee. All Photos Below are of the Actual Rifle for sale, including the included test fire target.

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