Originally Posted by dsstrpc_88
308 is a good round but it wouldn't do well beyond 300 yards. Velocity drops down to about 1400 fops at that range as well as drop about 3 feet at 300 yards...
Where are you getting your information? At what muzzle velocity and bullet weight are you talking about? A .30-30 may have this kind of rainbow trajectory, but the .308 shoots much flatter than that. It is often used in 1000 yard competitive matches.