Ballistics

Ballistic Advantage

We often state that "nothing shoots flatter, hits harder or is more accurate" than a Weatherby. A key component in that claim is the ballistic performance of Weatherby Magnum ammunition. You can use the links below to compare the ballistic information between two different Weatherby calibers, or use the Ballistic PDF to review all Weatherby calibers and bullet weights.

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Ballistics Specs PDF

Trajectory Comparison

.340 Wby.
Bullet B/C Path of Bullet
(Above or below line-of-sight of rifle scopes mounted 1.5" above bore)
Wt. Grains Bullet Type 100 Yds 200 Yds 300 Yds 400 Yds 500 Yds
210 Partition .400 3.20 3.90 0.00 -9.50 -25.70
225 SP .397 3.60 4.40 0.00 -10.70 -28.60
250 SP .431 3.90 4.60 0.00 -11.10 -29.60
250 Partition .473 3.90 4.60 0.00 -10.90 -28.90
200 Accubond .414 3.07 3.83 0.00 -9.24 -24.89
225 Barnes TSX .386 4.00 4.80 0.00 -11.53 -31.22
.338-06 A-Square
Bullet B/C Path of Bullet
(Above or below line-of-sight of rifle scopes mounted 1.5" above bore)
Wt. Grains Bullet Type 100 Yds 200 Yds 300 Yds 400 Yds 500 Yds

Energy Comparison

.340 Wby.
Bullet B/C Energy (Foot-Pounds)
Wt. Grains Bullet Type Muzzle 100 Yds 200 Yds 300 Yds 400 Yds 500 Yds
210 Partition .400 4807 4093 3470 2927 2452 2040
225 SP .397 4696 3984 3364 2822 2352 1944
250 SP .431 4873 4182 3572 3035 2563 2150
250 Partition .473 4801 4176 3618 3120 2678 2286
200 Accubond .414 4620 3955 3372 2862 2414 2023
225 Barnes TSX .386 4408 3714 3111 2588 2136 1749
.338-06 A-Square
Bullet B/C Energy (Foot-Pounds)
Wt. Grains Bullet Type Muzzle 100 Yds 200 Yds 300 Yds 400 Yds 500 Yds

Velocity Comparison

.340 Wby.
Bullet B/C Velocity (Feet per Second)
Wt. Grains Bullet Type Muzzle 100 Yds 200 Yds 300 Yds 400 Yds 500 Yds
210 Partition .400 3211 2963 2728 2505 2293 2092
225 SP .397 3066 2824 2595 2377 2170 1973
250 SP .431 2963 2745 2537 2338 2149 1968
250 Partition .473 2941 2743 2553 2371 2197 2029
200 Accubond .414 3225 2984 2755 2538 2331 2134
225 Barnes TSX .386 2970 2726 2495 2276 2068 1871
.338-06 A-Square
Bullet B/C Velocity (Feet per Second)
Wt. Grains Bullet Type Muzzle 100 Yds 200 Yds 300 Yds 400 Yds 500 Yds

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