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#3222027 - 12/19/13 07:34 PM .300 H&H mag
mobilaltima Offline


Registered: 02/03/11
Posts: 591
Loc: Golden Meadow, LA
looking to buy .300 H&H mag in good shape, they seem pretty rare. Ive been wanting one for a while. do they perform just as well as a .300 Win Mag?
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#3222046 - 12/19/13 07:58 PM Re: .300 H&H mag [Re: mobilaltima]
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Registered: 01/02/11
Posts: 2084
Loc: Montebello, CA
They are very close to the .300 Winchester Magnum; but generally noted for good accuracy with all bullet weights, something that other .300 magnums are very temperamental about.

The Winchester development superseded the Holland & Holland because the latter, at 2.850 inches long, needed a magnum-length action.

If you reload, IMR 4350 will work great.
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#3222048 - 12/19/13 07:59 PM Re: .300 H&H mag [Re: mobilaltima]
Roadkingnc Offline


Registered: 07/16/11
Posts: 638
Loc: NC USA
Make sure the barrel is in good shape, they were hard on the barrel. I would go with a .300 ultra mag and buy the power level you intend to shoot. Be forewarned a box of 20 rounds is around 80 dollars.

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#3222120 - 12/19/13 09:34 PM Re: .300 H&H mag [Re: mobilaltima]
Stewart Fan Offline


Registered: 08/20/03
Posts: 894
Loc: Everett,Wa.
The H&H really isn't much more than a hot 30-06. Its not at potent as a .300 Winchester.

The H&H is a really cool old cartridge.

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#3222124 - 12/19/13 09:36 PM Re: .300 H&H mag [Re: mobilaltima]
Robenstein Offline


Registered: 12/23/09
Posts: 3432
Loc: Central IA
Classic and versatile cartridge. Good for about anything in North America from deer to bear to moose. Personally if I was going to go for a magnum cartridge and was not shooting long distance, the 375H&H is the Holland and Holland cartridge I would choose.
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#3222161 - 12/19/13 10:31 PM Re: .300 H&H mag [Re: mobilaltima]
SuperDave456 Offline


Registered: 10/29/08
Posts: 2274
Loc: Dallas, Texas
In an action designed for the 300 H&H it is crazy smooth.
It is a cartridge designed for bolt action feeding mechanisms.

Crazy Smooth!

However, there are more popular and more powerful cartridges out there now a days.
But it is a very good, very classic cartridge.

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