• Combine this with the extra velocity of the 20-Caliber, and you get superior performance in the wind. Blueprinted: Are YOU disputing the Remington catalogs velocities and drop comparisons? The Diminutive .204 Ruger By Ron Spomer To sell rifles and ammunition in the U.S. you’re advised to go light and fast. I would not consider a 40 gr. Copyright © 2000-2020 24hourcampfire.com, Inc. All Rights Reserved. The velocity and energy figures down range are 3583 fps and 941 ft. lbs. V-MAX 83206 3900/1351 3482/1077 3103/855 2755/674 2433/526 2133/404 -1.5 0.7 0 -4.3 -13.2 -28.1 V 204 Ruger 45 gr. I loved the idea. I own a couple of .204 Rugers and several rifles (CZ,Rem.& Win.) 22-250 Rem, 40 gr. Still, the 204 is a great cartridge. The .204 is faster with a considerably better trajectory (-5 to -6 inches @ 300 yards w/ 150 yard zero vs. -9 to -10 inches for the .223). Ballistic Silvertip at 4150 fps H What it means: "Winchester"-the manufacturer of the ammo. The 204 in a 39 grain bullet will actually be effected less than a 40 grain.224 caliber bullet due to the higher BC. https://thebiggamehuntingblog.com/22-250-vs-223-vs-204-ruger-vs-220-swift A few weeks later, my editor had a brainstorm: How about a scientific comparison? 204 Ruger Trajectory ===== Aussiehunter invites readers to submit a story, or additional information, about this caliber. V. VarmintGuy OP. Hand loading the exact same ammo was 80c. The velocity and energy figures down range are 3583 fps and 941 ft. lbs. See the page # guide below. This is not surprising, considering that the first cartridge in the family, the .222 Remington, was a top benchrest shooting cartridge for many years after its introduction. Semper Fortis Rick in Oregon NRA Life/OHA/VHA/VVA Oregon, East of the Cascades - Where Common Sense Still Prevails. • Same with the 223.I like flat trajectories. 204 Ruger Load Data; 22 Hornet Load Data ; 221 Remington Fireball Load Data; 222 Remington Load Data; 223 Remington Load Data; 5.56×45 NATO Load Data; 222 Remington Magnum Load Data; 22 PPC-USA Load Data; 225 Winchester Load Data; 22 BR Remington Load Data; 22-250 Remington Load Data; 22-250 Remington Ackley Improved Load Data; 220 Swift Load Data; 223 Win Super Short Magnum … Wanna run this one 12-15 pages like you did on AR about the 204 out performing the Swift, or remember the one you started about the 32gr 204 out performing the 40gr. twoforty Recruit Posts: 33 Queensland. The .223 Remington versus the .204 Ruger. Hornady factory ballistics for the original 32 grain V-Max bullet in the .204 Ruger claim a MV of 4225 fps and muzzle energy (ME) of 1308 ft. lbs. He does this on other boards also. at 300 yards. SP 83208 3625/1313 3188/1015 2792/778 2428/589 2093/438 1787/319 -1.5 1.0 0 -5.5 -16.9 -36.3 … Note: As Fred mentions on this page, you will experience severe muzzle blast in 204 Ruger pistols. Okay, you have compared a 55 gr in 223 vs a 40 gr in a 204 and 50 gr in a 223 versus a 40 gr in a 204, now lets see the "apples to apples" comparison of the 40 gr versus the 40 gr in the 204 and 223. after looking up a little load data on the 204, versus the 223, seems to me a lot of data for the 204 is also being loaded to a higher pressure limit than the 223... may be wrong but the data doesn't list pressure signs.. Drover and G he is an idiot. The .22-250 will heat the barrel faster than the .204 so you have a slower rate of fire if you want to keep your barrel cool. Even though the 204 had the edge in velocity (26" vs 22" 223), there was not much difference in drop and performance IMO. This higher velocity produces a flatter trajectory. The following ammunition cartridge ballistics information and chart can be used to approximately compare .223 Remington vs .243 Winchester ammo rounds. Top. Publication is at the editor’s discretion It’s fast, but do the ballistic numbers for the .204 Ruger measure up to its competition? The Diminutive .204 Ruger By Ron Spomer To sell rifles and ammunition in the U.S. you’re advised to go light and fast. This calculator will produce a ballistic trajectory chart that shows the bullet drop, bullet energy, windage, and velocity. The Velocity Edge–A .204 Ruger drives a 40-grainer 600 fps faster than a .223 Rem can push the typical 22-Caliber 50gr bullet. Top. Re: Calibre .204 Ruger. The .204 Ruger has proven to be a very accurate and efficient cartridge: an early tester reported 1/2 MOA groups at 100 yards (91 m) with the Hornady loads and a Ruger #1 Varmint rifle. Additionally, grain for grain, 20-Caliber bullets have higher ballistic coefficients than.224 bullets. Your IP: 172.104.58.38 V-MAX 83206 3900/1351 3482/1077 3103/855 2755/674 2433/526 2133/404 -1.5 0.7 0 -4.3 -13.2 -28.1 V 204 Ruger 45 gr. Drover: YES, I am insinuating your are being disingenous (not frank!)! Your facts come from a freakin Remington catalog. The Velocity Edge--A .204 Ruger drives a 40-grainer 600 fps faster than a .223 Rem can push the typical 22-Caliber 50gr bullet. For many who hunt smaller varmints at normal ranges, the choice of a cartridge may boil down to these two. The .204 is faster with a considerably better trajectory (-5 to -6 inches @ 300 yards w/ 150 yard zero vs. -9 to -10 inches for the .223). The trajectories are similar and consequently the effects of wind are also with the edge going to the .204. Discussion in 'Rifle Country' started by archerben , Jan 17, 2007. The cartridge is a centerfirerifle shell casing based off the .222 Remington Magnum design with a small rifle primer. at 200 yards, and 2531 fps and 469 ft. lbs. For this reason as well as general performance we recommend 20 Caliber pistol barrels be made in the smaller 20 Tactical or ideally the 20 VarTarg. The following ammunition cartridge ballistics information and chart can be used to approximately compare .22-250 Remington vs .223 Remington ammo rounds. He gets fed becuase guys that do it have better info than can be gleaned from the remington catalog. Additionally, grain for grain, 20-Caliber bullets have higher ballistic coefficients than .224 bullets. I like em all for what they are simply put. by zook60 » Sat May 17, 2014 9:21 am Chronos wrote:I'm pretty sure the hornady 50 packs with 32 or 40gr Amax are cheaper than … Hotshot Senior Member Posts: 809 Joined: Wed Apr 04, 2007 9:32 pm.204 Ruger Guns: Savage and ar-15 Location: Rapid City. A near ballistic twin of … in .223 caliber. To match the ballistics of 39grn Sierra Blitzking (.287 BC) in.204, the.223, will have to go to a 60grn V-max (.255 BC), 68grn BTHP (.355 BC), or the 55grn Sierra Blitzking (.271 BC). This is not surprising, considering that the first cartridge in the family, the .222 Remington, was a top benchrest shooting cartridge for many years after its introduction. Joined: Dec 14, 2006 Messages: 58 Location: Springville, UT. Take a look at some reloading manuals. Posts: 16,450. The difference just isn't as great as some believe. These maintain better overall performance in short barrels due to their smaller cases and powder charges. For examples of what is required, look at the 223 Remington page. Re: 204 bullet drop. So yeah, halfish. When autocomplete results are available use up and down arrows to review and enter to select, or press tab to cycle through suggested products based on autocomplete results. The .204 Ruger has proven to be a very accurate and efficient cartridge: an early tester reported 1/2 MOA groups at 100 yards (91 m) with the Hornady loads and a Ruger #1 Varmint rifle. The .204 Ruger is a laser out to 500 yards in light/moderate winds (up to 15mph).When the wind is higher I break out the .22-250 but the down-side is that she bucks harder so I don't always get to see the show thru my scope like I do on every shot with the .204. A research of component availability will show much more .204 R and especially buckets of .223 brass that can be made into .20 Practical than for the peculiar and esoteric .17 Rem. Real Life Comparison 204 Ruger vs. 223 Remington. V-MAX ® (26” Bbl) 83206 3900 3482 3104 2757 2435 2136 1351 1077 855 675 527 405 -1 5 07 -43 -132 -28 C 204 Ruger 45 gr. Ballistics Calculator. Additionally, grain for grain, 20-Caliber bullets have higher ballistic coefficients than .224 bullets. Please note. Email story and several good quality digital photos to aussiehunter333@gmail.com. .243 Win Savage Axis Stainless Burris Fullfield 4.5-14x42. V-MAX 83204 4225/1268 3645/944 3137/699 2683/512 2272/367 1899/256 -1.5 0.6 0 -4.1 -13.1 -29.0 V 204 Ruger 40 gr. Brag about sub half moa groups as an average for a factory gun, then in your next post bitch becuase you can not shoot in the wind. The heavier bullets from a 22-250 will have more energy over usual shooting conditions. The.204 Ruger case is.090-inch longer than the.223, with a 30-degree shoulder that gives more length at full body diameter. Please note, the following information reflects the estimated average ballistics for each caliber and does not pertain to a particular manufacturer, bullet weight, or j The heavier bullets from a 22-250 will have more energy over usual shooting conditions. Small caliber does less damage to pelts retaining their value. Performance & security by Cloudflare, Please complete the security check to access. For this reason as well as general performance we recommend 20 Caliber pistol barrels be made in the smaller 20 Tactical or ideally the 20 VarTarg. Take two identical rifles—one in .224 Valkyrie, the other in .223 Remington—along with identical ammo, and pit them against each other. I keep waiting for pics of all his success. Hornady factory ballistics for the original 32 grain V-Max bullet in the .204 Ruger claim a MV of 4225 fps and muzzle energy (ME) of 1308 ft. lbs. Still, the 204 is a great cartridge. Since getting the .204 Ruger, and some other small-caliber chamberings, the "big-bores" don't get as much use. Bushnell LRF Ballistic Modes A-J Ballistic Charts A-J Dial Reference Charts for Common Ammunition How to Read the Descriptions and Find Your Ammo Listing: As an example, if the Description line in the Dial Chart reads: DIAL Winchester .224 dia. 204 Ruger Trajectory ===== Aussiehunter invites readers to submit a story, or additional information, about this caliber. The smaller diameter allows the.204 to range out there with the.22-250 and out perform the.223 but the 1in12 twist.223 is capable of great performance at 300yds and beyond.It depends on what you want.For hunting the.204 is superior but for target the.223 is better because of lower priced ammo.If you reload the.204 is the way to go.With a toghter twist barrel and heavier bullets the.223 will … See Compared: The .204 Ruger and .223 Remington for a detailed direct comparison of these cartridges..22-250 Remington. Summary. Beyond that I use the .243 or 25-06 down range. These maintain better overall performance in short barrels due to their smaller cases and powder charges. Publication is at the editor’s discretion Varmitguy, you started this post asking for responses. The ballistic performance based offthe 32 V-Max, 40 , 45 grain are 4,225 ft/s (32 gr), 3,900 ft/… I just looked up noslers number 6 at the 204s with 40grs and the 223 with 40gr and guess what the 223 will push a 40 faster than the 204. DM92 Membre Vétéran Messages: 12466 Inscription: 11 Oct 2005 20:44. why are we comparing 40gr bullets to 55gr bullets. This provides about 5 percent more powder space than is found in the.223 case. Haut. Ballistic charts may be impressive to some. V-MAX ® (Steel Case) (16” Bbl) Haut. Posts: 16,450. OP. It will a produce a line graph showing the bullet drop and flight path of the bullet. Both were loaded with 40's. Cartridge Type: Rifle Height: 1.84" Width: 0.378" Average FPS: 3935 Average Energy: 1272 Average Gr: 37 Recoil: 0.6 Power Rank: 1.46 of 20 The .204 Ruger was designed in 2004 by Ruger and Hornady manufacturers. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Combine this with the extra velocity of the 20-Caliber, and you get superior performance in the wind. Another way to prevent getting this page in the future is to use Privacy Pass. par Sunday62 » 25 Fév 2009 21:41 . The trajectories are similar and consequently the effects of wind are also with the edge going to the .204. .243 Win Savage Axis Stainless Burris Fullfield 4.5-14x42. If you are at an office or shared network, you can ask the network administrator to run a scan across the network looking for misconfigured or infected devices. This provides about 5 percent more powder space than is found in the.223 case. This calculator will produce a ballistic trajectory chart that shows the bullet drop, bullet energy, windage, and velocity. The.204 Ruger case is.090-inch longer than the.223, with a 30-degree shoulder that gives more length at full body diameter. Re: .204 vs .223? Show me that it’s awesome. The chart shown above is for one of my 223's, not a 204. from a 24" test barrel. 204 Ruger, 40grn V-Max, 4100fps-Energy at 500 yards-454 pounds 22-250,40grn V-Max, 4400fps-Energy at 500 yards-323 pounds Once again, the 204 Ruger is actually flatter shooting with more energy on target than the 22-250 when using the .22 cal 40grn V-Max or 50grn V-Max. HAPPY HUNTING. Use this ballistic calculator in order to calculate the flight path of a bullet given the shooting parameters that meet your conditions. Use this ballistic calculator in order to calculate the flight path of a bullet given the shooting parameters that meet your conditions. V-MAX 83204 4225/1268 3645/944 3137/699 2683/512 2272/367 1899/256 -1.5 0.6 0 -4.1 -13.1 -29.0 V 204 Ruger 40 gr. A near ballistic twin of … Re: Real Life Comparison 204 Ruger vs. 223 Remington [Re: Blueprinted] #3818932 02/20/10: Joined: May 2003. All from Remingtons catalog. You better believe they do and then some. $1.50 a round. Start comparing apples to apples. This higher velocity produces a flatter trajectory. Pourquoi du .223 qui est classé en 1 ère catégorie, quand tu peux avoir du .222 classé en 5 ème catégorie avec beaucoup moins de problémes , et le tir à 100/200 metres semble meilleur avec le .222 que le .223 !!!! OP. 204 Ruger 32 gr V-MAX® Superformance Item #83204 | 20/Box . HORNADY AMMUNITION BALLISTICS ... V 204 Ruger 32 gr. V. VarmintGuy OP. at 200 yards, and 2531 fps and 469 ft. lbs. Post by Hotshot » Wed Jan 20, 2010 4:52 pm Shawn, You … .223 a fair comparrison. V-MAX ® (Steel Case) (16” Bbl) Well if you have killed much of anything with a 17HMR you would know they are not good enough for anything but squirrels and paper. That’s what Ruger and Hornady decided in 2004 when they released that smoking hot little pipsqueak surprise, the .204 Ruger. Don’t tell me that this new caliber is awesome. SP (26” Bbl) 83208 3625 3188 2793 2431 2096 1791 1313 1015 779 590 439 320 -1 5 1 0 -54 -168 -362 V 5.45 x 39mm 60 gr. The smaller diameter allows the.204 to range out there with the.22-250 and out perform the.223 but the 1in12 twist.223 is capable of great performance at 300yds and beyond.It depends on what you want.For hunting the.204 is superior but for target the.223 is better because of lower priced ammo.If you reload the.204 is the way to go.With a toghter twist barrel and heavier bullets the.223 will … At least use JBM ballistics, quick load or something since you have not done your own testing.... jeesh as you say. For examples of what is required, look at the 223 Remington page. Factory Federal Premium Ballistics Tips for my .243 for $30 a box. Ballistic Silvertip at 4150 fps H What it means: "Winchester"-the manufacturer of the ammo. How the .204 Ruger Is Right On Target For Predator Hunting: Dead-flat shooter with a measly 28.1-inch drop at 500 yards. I quickly got to work. I would not consider a 40 gr. I've compared both side by side while shooting ground squirrels out to 300-400 yards. SV 204 Ruger 40 gr. par Sunday62 » 25 Fév 2009 21:41 . Units of Measure. This higher velocity produces a flatter trajectory. archerben Member. Re: Real Life Comparison 204 Ruger vs. 223 Remington [Re: Blueprinted] #3818932 02/20/10: Joined: May 2003. It will a produce a line graph showing the bullet drop and flight path of the bullet. Please enable Cookies and reload the page. This calculator will produce a ballistic trajectory chart that shows the bullet drop, bullet energy, windage, and velocity. Special deal of the year for .17 Rem fans - a slightly used Lilja 1-10 twist, #2, stainless, 22 inch long, chambered for .17 Rem, threaded for Ruger M77 MKII, barrel - work done by JK Cloward. The .204 Rugeris the second largest casing in its class behind the 5.6x50 Magnum. A research of component availability will show much more .204 R and especially buckets of .223 brass that can be made into .20 Practical than for the peculiar and esoteric .17 Rem. .204 vs 55 gr. Use this ballistic calculator in order to calculate the flight path of a bullet given the shooting parameters that meet your conditions. Compare all .223 ammunition manufacturers on one chart. Compare all .223 ammunition manufacturers on one chart. .204 vs 55 gr. Complete .223 Remington ammunition ballistics Chart. Pourquoi du .223 qui est classé en 1 ère catégorie, quand tu peux avoir du .222 classé en 5 ème catégorie avec beaucoup moins de problémes , et le tir à 100/200 metres semble meilleur avec le .222 que le .223 !!!! There isn't a snot bit of difference between the 204 and the 223 with both 40gr bullets. Both carry approximately the same energy at comparable distances while the .223 offers a larger diameter. 204 Ruger Ballistics. Top. Combine this with the extra velocity of the 20-Caliber, and you get superior performance in the wind. 204 Ruger Load Data; 22 Hornet Load Data ; 221 Remington Fireball Load Data; 222 Remington Load Data; 223 Remington Load Data; 5.56×45 NATO Load Data; 222 Remington Magnum Load Data; 22 PPC-USA Load Data; 225 Winchester Load Data; 22 BR Remington Load Data; 22-250 Remington Load Data; 22-250 Remington Ackley Improved Load Data; 220 Swift Load Data; 223 Win Super Short Magnum … The .22-250 will heat the barrel faster than the .204 so you have a slower rate of fire if you want to keep your barrel cool. Campfire Kahuna. It’s fast, but do the ballistic numbers for the .204 Ruger measure up to its competition? by zook60 » Sat May 17, 2014 9:21 am Chronos wrote:I'm pretty sure the hornady 50 packs with 32 or 40gr Amax are cheaper than … Campfire Kahuna. So yeah, halfish. I would think that anyone that blows this much hot air would at least try to back it up with some pictures. I shoot the .204 out to 200 yards with 32 grain bullets and those .223's out to 300 yards with 50 grn bullets. You have to compare apples to apples not just BS. Post your own info. Bushnell LRF Ballistic Modes A-J Ballistic Charts A-J Dial Reference Charts for Common Ammunition How to Read the Descriptions and Find Your Ammo Listing: As an example, if the Description line in the Dial Chart reads: DIAL Winchester .224 dia. Reference Remington Arms Corporation Catalog 2,008 - page 88! You better believe they do and then some. SP (26” Bbl) 83208 3625 3188 2793 2431 2096 1791 1313 1015 779 590 439 320 -1 5 1 0 -54 -168 -362 V 5.45 x 39mm 60 gr. See the page # guide below. Email story and several good quality digital photos to aussiehunter333@gmail.com. You may need to download version 2.0 now from the Chrome Web Store. Accuracy, increased range, flatter trajectory, less wind drift and devastating terminal results are all realized with Superformance ® Varmint ammunition.. Find a Retailer Re: .204 vs .223? at 100 yards, 3025 fps and 671 ft. lbs. Nothing. Based off a standard 55gr bullet leaving the barrel at 3,215fps and follows the bullet trajectry all the way to 1000 yards in steps of 50 yard increments. Re: Real Life Comparison 204 Ruger vs. 223 Remington. HORNADY AMMUNITION BALLISTICS ... V 204 Ruger 32 gr. SP 83208 3625/1313 3188/1015 2792/778 2428/589 2093/438 1787/319 -1.5 1.0 0 -5.5 -16.9 -36.3 … Cloudflare Ray ID: 606d7e950b9c19e5 Special deal of the year for .17 Rem fans - a slightly used Lilja 1-10 twist, #2, stainless, 22 inch long, chambered for .17 Rem, threaded for Ruger M77 MKII, barrel - work done by JK Cloward. Please note. Additionally, grain for grain, 20-Caliber bullets have higher ballistic coefficients than .224 bullets. I have asked you to post pictures of these groups that you shot. Completing the CAPTCHA proves you are a human and gives you temporary access to the web property. Ballistics Charts & Data. The following ammunition cartridge ballistics information and chart can be used to approximately compare .223 Remington vs .243 Winchester ammo rounds. Top #2065921 - 12/07/11 05:27 PM Re: 223 vs 22-250 vs 204 … twoforty Recruit Posts: 33 Queensland. That’s what Ruger and Hornady decided in 2004 when they released that smoking hot little pipsqueak surprise, the .204 Ruger. How the .204 Ruger Is Right On Target For Predator Hunting: Dead-flat shooter with a measly 28.1-inch drop at 500 yards. Re: Calibre .204 Ruger. This higher velocity produces a flatter trajectory. However, an accurate 223 can be used to some extreme ranges if you practice and work up a "click chart" to have adjustments for the long ranges.The 204 is still being chambered by a number of companies and many shooters like it. Note: As Fred mentions on this page, you will experience severe muzzle blast in 204 Ruger pistols. 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