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frigginchi
07-12-2009, 12:48 PM
http://www.rifleshootermag.com/ammunition/RS_30remar_200904-A.jpg

Plisk
07-12-2009, 12:55 PM
It looks like a commercialized fatter 7.62x39 round.

AdamM
07-12-2009, 12:56 PM
I just read that Remington made this so that you can have ".308 ballistics" in the R-15 platform

aplinker
07-12-2009, 1:07 PM
I just read that Remington made this so that you can have ".308 ballistics" in the R-15 platform

If by ".308 ballistics" you mean 30% lower velocity and bullet weight, then sure.

AdamM
07-12-2009, 1:12 PM
If by ".308 ballistics" you mean 30% lower velocity and bullet weight, then sure.

Hey, that was my first thought too haha. I just typed what I read and so thats why I put it in quotes. I read it in the 09 Remington Catalog