This higher velocity produces a flatter trajectory. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. twoforty Recruit Posts: 33 Queensland. 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. This is a .223 ballistics chart (external) generated using our ballistic trajectory calculator. I shoot the .204 out to 200 yards with 32 grain bullets and those .223's out to 300 yards with 50 grn bullets. This calculator will produce a ballistic trajectory chart that shows the bullet drop, bullet energy, windage, and velocity. So yeah, halfish. The 204 isn't any better than the 223 even on paper. The Federal Ballistics Calculator lets you quickly determine the trajectory for any rifle or handgun load, and save data for an unlimited number of loads. It will a produce a line graph showing the bullet drop and flight path of the bullet. You better believe they do and then some. 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. 223 Ballistics Chart.243 Ballistics Chart; 22-250 Ballistics Chart; Convert FPS to MPH; Bullet Database. Ballistics Calculator. The trajectories are similar and consequently the effects of wind are also with the edge going to the .204. 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. If you had any you would not post 55gr 224 VS 40gr 204. 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. 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. 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 … He gets fed becuase guys that do it have better info than can be gleaned from the remington catalog. Ballistics Centerfire Rifle Ballistics Centerfire Rifle Ballistics FILTER BY LINE: ALL Premier AccuTip Premier Match HTP Copper Hog Hammer Core-Lokt Peters Premier Blue Premier Scirocco Subsonic Ultimate Defense Rifle High Performance Rifle UMC 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. I have asked you to post pictures of these groups that you shot. So yeah, halfish. Beyond that I use the .243 or 25-06 down range. 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. You better believe they do and then some. Use this ballistic calculator in order to calculate the flight path of a bullet given the shooting parameters that meet your conditions. Both carry approximately the same energy at comparable distances while the .223 offers a larger diameter. I'm leaning toward the .204 based on ballistics charts but am interested in reading more "real world" results from the folks here. Varmitguy, you started this post asking for responses. Ballistic charts may be impressive to some. Ammunition Inputs. Start comparing apples to apples. The following ammunition cartridge ballistics information and chart can be used to approximately compare .22-250 Remington vs .223 Remington ammo rounds. And the little bit of differnce in bc about .20 won't make a crap bit of difference. Combine this with the extra velocity of the 20-Caliber, and you get superior performance in the wind. 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 !!!! .223 a fair comparrison. Superformance ® Varmint ammunition delivers muzzle velocity increases of 100 to 200 feet per second from EVERY gun. This higher velocity produces a flatter trajectory. Email story and several good quality digital photos to aussiehunter333@gmail.com. at 300 yards. Compare all .223 ammunition manufacturers on one chart. .223 a fair comparrison. 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 velocity and energy figures down range are 3583 fps and 941 ft. lbs. The following ammunition cartridge ballistics information and chart can be used to approximately compare .223 Remington vs .243 Winchester ammo rounds. https://thebiggamehuntingblog.com/22-250-vs-223-vs-204-ruger-vs-220-swift These maintain better overall performance in short barrels due to their smaller cases and powder charges. This provides about 5 percent more powder space than is found in the.223 case. This provides about 5 percent more powder space than is found in the.223 case. The heavier bullets from a 22-250 will have more energy over usual shooting conditions. The 204 is superior to the 223 and many others in this regard. Performance & security by Cloudflare, Please complete the security check to access. Since getting the .204 Ruger, and some other small-caliber chamberings, the "big-bores" don't get as much use. DM92 Membre Vétéran Messages: 12466 Inscription: 11 Oct 2005 20:44. at 100 yards, 3025 fps and 671 ft. lbs. The velocity and energy figures down range are 3583 fps and 941 ft. lbs. at 200 yards, and 2531 fps and 469 ft. lbs. Note: As Fred mentions on this page, you will experience severe muzzle blast in 204 Ruger pistols. 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 !!!! Both carry approximately the same energy at comparable distances while the .223 offers a larger diameter. 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. Copyright © 2000-2020 24hourcampfire.com, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Ballistic Silvertip at 4150 fps H What it means: "Winchester"-the manufacturer of the ammo. For examples of what is required, look at the 223 Remington page. What about all of these animals you kill at 350yards in the eye with a 17HMR. Joined: Dec 14, 2006 Messages: 58 Location: Springville, UT. Nothing. 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. Take a look at some reloading manuals. 22-250 Rem, 40 gr. Factory Federal Premium Ballistics Tips for my .243 for $30 a box. Combine this with the extra velocity of the 20-Caliber, and you get superior performance in the wind. The following ammunition cartridge ballistics information and chart can be used to approximately compare .223 Remington vs .243 Winchester ammo rounds. See Compared: The .204 Ruger and .223 Remington for a detailed direct comparison of these cartridges..22-250 Remington. Same with the 223.I like flat trajectories. See the page # guide below. The cartridge is a centerfirerifle shell casing based off the .222 Remington Magnum design with a small rifle primer. If you reload you can fire 223 40 grain bullets at similar speeds as the 40 grain 204's resulting in similar down range performances, the .204 always comes out on top in terms of exterior ballistic against the .223 using 40 grain bullets but only just in the field. 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 … I will not back down becuase of your BS name calling. Still, the 204 is a great cartridge. Additionally, grain for grain, 20-Caliber bullets have higher ballistic coefficients than .224 bullets. For examples of what is required, look at the 223 Remington page. Re: 204 bullet drop. This calculator will produce a ballistic trajectory chart that shows the bullet drop, bullet energy, windage, and velocity. Comparing the 22-250, 223, & 204 ruger at 300 yards - YouTube A near ballistic twin of … .243 Win Savage Axis Stainless Burris Fullfield 4.5-14x42. A near ballistic twin of … The .223 Remington versus the .204 Ruger. Show me that it’s awesome. 204 Ruger Ballistics. .204 vs 55 gr. Cloudflare Ray ID: 606d7e950b9c19e5 Top. The.204 Ruger case is.090-inch longer than the.223, with a 30-degree shoulder that gives more length at full body diameter. 22-250 Rem, 40 gr. Re: Calibre .204 Ruger. 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. HAPPY HUNTING. Re: Calibre .204 Ruger. 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. There isn't a snot bit of difference between the 204 and the 223 with both 40gr bullets. See the page # guide below. Please note. I would not consider a 40 gr. HORNADY AMMUNITION BALLISTICS ... V 204 Ruger 32 gr. Haut. • 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). The Diminutive .204 Ruger By Ron Spomer To sell rifles and ammunition in the U.S. you’re advised to go light and fast. Even though the 204 had the edge in velocity (26" vs 22" 223), there was not much difference in drop and performance IMO. $1.50 a round. 224 Valkyrie vs 223. 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 204 Ruger 32 gr V-MAX® Superformance Item #83204 | 20/Box . SV 204 Ruger 40 gr. Discussion in 'Rifle Country' started by archerben , Jan 17, 2007. 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. Ballistics Charts & Data. Still, the 204 is a great cartridge. 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. .223 vs. .204 Ruger. Publication is at the editor’s discretion Use this ballistic calculator in order to calculate the flight path of a bullet given the shooting parameters that meet your conditions. I like em all for what they are simply put. Summary. Test Platforms. 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 … Your IP: 172.104.58.38 It will a produce a line graph showing the bullet drop and flight path of the bullet. Complete .223 Remington ammunition ballistics Chart. Posts: 16,450. 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 ballistic performance based offthe 32 V-Max, 40 , 45 grain are 4,225 ft/s (32 gr), 3,900 ft/… 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. Real Life Comparison 204 Ruger vs. 223 Remington. twoforty Recruit Posts: 33 Queensland. Please note, the following information reflects the estimated average ballistics for each caliber and does not pertain to a particular manufacturer, bullet weight, or That’s what Ruger and Hornady decided in 2004 when they released that smoking hot little pipsqueak surprise, the .204 Ruger. 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. OP. 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. I've compared both side by side while shooting ground squirrels out to 300-400 yards. Ballistics Charts & Data. For many who hunt smaller varmints at normal ranges, the choice of a cartridge may boil down to these two. Campfire Kahuna. SW Montana. Compare all .223 ammunition manufacturers on one chart. Complete .223 Remington ammunition ballistics Chart. Posts: 16,450. Both were loaded with 40's. 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 … 50 gr. 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. 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. par Sunday62 » 25 Fév 2009 21:41 . 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. 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. 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. 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 … from a 24" test barrel. 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. V-MAX ® (Steel Case) (16” Bbl) Take two identical rifles—one in .224 Valkyrie, the other in .223 Remington—along with identical ammo, and pit them against each other. 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. You have to compare apples to apples not just BS. Hand loading the exact same ammo was 80c. Campfire Kahuna. Completing the CAPTCHA proves you are a human and gives you temporary access to the web property. 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. Re: Real Life Comparison 204 Ruger vs. 223 Remington. Note: As Fred mentions on this page, you will experience severe muzzle blast in 204 Ruger pistols. At least use JBM ballistics, quick load or something since you have not done your own testing.... jeesh as you say. Additionally, grain for grain, 20-Caliber bullets have higher ballistic coefficients than .224 bullets. This higher velocity produces a flatter trajectory. Semper Fortis Rick in Oregon NRA Life/OHA/VHA/VVA Oregon, East of the Cascades - Where Common Sense Still Prevails. Top. Re: Real Life Comparison 204 Ruger vs. 223 Remington [Re: Blueprinted] #3818932 02/20/10: Joined: May 2003. 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. Ballistic Silvertip at 4150 fps H What it means: "Winchester"-the manufacturer of the ammo. V-MAX ® (Steel Case) (16” Bbl) 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 loved the idea. Summary. Hand loading the exact same ammo was 80c. 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. Don’t tell me that this new caliber is awesome. in .223 caliber. I have been thinking about picking up a .223 recently, however, I just discovered the .204 Ruger and it's got me second guessing myself. This calculator will produce a ballistic trajectory chart that shows the bullet drop, bullet energy, windage, and velocity. Drover: YES, I am insinuating your are being disingenous (not frank!)! You may need to download version 2.0 now from the Chrome Web Store. It’s fast, but do the ballistic numbers for the .204 Ruger measure up to its competition? 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). 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. • Post by Hotshot » Wed Jan 20, 2010 4:52 pm Shawn, You … 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. Combine this with the extra velocity of the 20-Caliber, and you get superior performance in the wind. Additionally, grain for grain, 20-Caliber bullets have higher ballistic coefficients than .224 bullets. Email story and several good quality digital photos to aussiehunter333@gmail.com. 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. Post your own info. I would not consider a 40 gr. Re: .204 vs .223? Top #2065921 - 12/07/11 05:27 PM Re: 223 vs 22-250 vs 204 … 204 Ruger Trajectory ===== Aussiehunter invites readers to submit a story, or additional information, about this caliber. Top. Ballistic charts may be impressive to some. Factory Federal Premium Ballistics Tips for my .243 for $30 a box. from a 24" test barrel. These maintain better overall performance in short barrels due to their smaller cases and powder charges. The trajectories are similar and consequently the effects of wind are also with the edge going to the .204. All from Remingtons catalog. Re: Real Life Comparison 204 Ruger vs. 223 Remington [Re: Blueprinted] #3818932 02/20/10: Joined: May 2003. It’s fast, but do the ballistic numbers for the .204 Ruger measure up to its competition? Another way to prevent getting this page in the future is to use Privacy Pass. SV 204 Ruger 40 gr. 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 … 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. $1.50 a round. 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 … That’s what Ruger and Hornady decided in 2004 when they released that smoking hot little pipsqueak surprise, the .204 Ruger. Haut. I would think that anyone that blows this much hot air would at least try to back it up with some pictures. If you use 50/55 grain bullets in the .223 the .204 advantages are greater due to lower .223 bullet BC's and a lot slower velocities. V. VarmintGuy OP. Accuracy, increased range, flatter trajectory, less wind drift and devastating terminal results are all realized with Superformance ® Varmint ammunition.. Find a Retailer Publication is at the editor’s discretion Blueprinted: Are YOU disputing the Remington catalogs velocities and drop comparisons? How the .204 Ruger Is Right On Target For Predator Hunting: Dead-flat shooter with a measly 28.1-inch drop at 500 yards. at 300 yards. 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. SW Montana. The .204 Rugeris the second largest casing in its class behind the 5.6x50 Magnum. .204 vs 55 gr. 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. Additionally, grain for grain, 20-Caliber bullets have higher ballistic coefficients than.224 bullets. at 100 yards, 3025 fps and 671 ft. lbs. I don't in any way want to get in the middle of this lovers quarrel, but VG, why don't you post the difference in velocities and bullet drop between equal weight bullets? Please note. The heavier bullets from a 22-250 will have more energy over usual shooting conditions. He does this on other boards also. This higher velocity produces a flatter trajectory. 204 Ruger Ballistics. 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. Small caliber does less damage to pelts retaining their value. 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. Your facts come from a freakin Remington catalog. Since getting the .204 Ruger, and some other small-caliber chamberings, the "big-bores" don't get as much use. Hotshot Senior Member Posts: 809 Joined: Wed Apr 04, 2007 9:32 pm.204 Ruger Guns: Savage and ar-15 Location: Rapid City. The chart shown above is for one of my 223's, not a 204. .243 Win Savage Axis Stainless Burris Fullfield 4.5-14x42. at 200 yards, and 2531 fps and 469 ft. lbs. 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. OP. It will a produce a line graph showing the bullet drop and flight path of the bullet. 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. HORNADY AMMUNITION BALLISTICS ... V 204 Ruger 32 gr. By golly VG I think you are on to something with this loading manual business, it appears as though they are all plotting against you. I own a couple of .204 Rugers and several rifles (CZ,Rem.& Win.) V. VarmintGuy OP. Reference Remington Arms Corporation Catalog 2,008 - page 88! archerben Member. 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. The 204 in a 39 grain bullet will actually be effected less than a 40 grain.224 caliber bullet due to the higher BC. Ballistics Centerfire Rifle Ballistics Centerfire Rifle Ballistics FILTER BY LINE: ALL Premier AccuTip Premier Match HTP Copper Hog Hammer Core-Lokt Peters Premier Blue Premier Scirocco Subsonic Ultimate Defense Rifle High Performance Rifle UMC 204 Ruger Trajectory ===== Aussiehunter invites readers to submit a story, or additional information, about this caliber. Re: .204 vs .223? The.204 Ruger case is.090-inch longer than the.223, with a 30-degree shoulder that gives more length at full body diameter. I quickly got to work. If you are on a personal connection, like at home, you can run an anti-virus scan on your device to make sure it is not infected with malware. why are we comparing 40gr bullets to 55gr bullets. 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). DM92 Membre Vétéran Messages: 12466 Inscription: 11 Oct 2005 20:44. How the .204 Ruger Is Right On Target For Predator Hunting: Dead-flat shooter with a measly 28.1-inch drop at 500 yards. 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. Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3. 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 … Use this ballistic calculator in order to calculate the flight path of a bullet given the shooting parameters that meet your conditions. Small caliber does less damage to pelts retaining their value. Units of Measure. The difference just isn't as great as some believe. 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