That would be great. Shot a largish (for TX anyway) doe with my 358x444 contender carbine 225gr BTs several years ago. dpms lr-308 style extension. History. I thought man that biggo bullet is going to put her down in a heart beat. Some folks seem to think that starting with the widest diameter you can to start with, has more effect on game when hit. Think it would be a neat round. 1:12 twist. While both are based off the 308 Win casing and necked up with the 338 having a COAL shown as 2.820" and the 358 as 2.2780", the 308 it self is shown as COAL of 2.810". AR-10 in the hard hitting and unsung hero of the .308 cartridge family; .358 Winchester. Wilson Combat AR-10 .358 Winchester 16" Ranger Match Grade Barrel 1:14 Twist Thr... Wilson Combat AR-10 .358 Winchester 16" Ranger Mat... Our Low Price $279.95 Product categories Recent Posts. is a shortened .35 Whelen. Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review. I am studying an AR10 build but straight up 308 Winchester. ... .358 Winchester - 1:14 - CM .358 Winchester - 1:14 - SS 6mm Creedmoor - 1:7 - SS 6mm Creedmoor - 1:7.5 - SS - Lothar Walther Does anyone have experience with this round? KAK 358 WINCHESTER 19.0 INCH RIFLE STAINLESS BARREL . BP-B2 Re: AR10 in .358 Winchester? With a .358 Winchester, a hand loader can propel a 200 grain Hornady Spire Point in excess of 2600 feet per second, and I have safely exceeded that. Rusty. The .358 is an outstanding cartridge for bear, hogs and even moose. With the 250-grain bullet, it’s better than the .30-06 on heavy game at close ranges. But Yetti pressure is 60,000psi, 358 Winchester SAAMI pressure is 52,000 CUP. Compatible with Armalite and DPMS platform rifles. $250.00. Available Calibers: .308 Winchester, .358 Winchester; Barrel Length: 18” Fluted (.308 Winchester, .358 Winchester) Overall Length: 37.25" Weight Empty: 7lbs 5oz; Many Barrel Configurations [Click] *Photos may include features and/or upgrades not included in the base model and price. Several companies are producing barrels and some higher-end companies are producing complete rifles. Not that I've seen, but it should work if you could get a barrel made for it. I've also been thiking about his combo for a couple of years. Re: 358 Win AR-10 Reporting for Testing « Reply #7 on: March 24, 2016, 03:35:08 PM » The TN Arms lower saves you a good bit, but the titanium BCG is about 1/3 the cost of the whole project. 358 winchester chamber. Add to Wish List Add to Compare. I never went more than 5 yards to recover a deer with the 358 Remington RN or Protected point, all were discounted bullets. I stumbled across this caliber looking for something a customer wanted, a off the shelf AR-10 caliber bigger than 308. The .358 Winchester is a .35 caliber rifle cartridge based on a necked up .308 Winchester created by Winchester in 1955. the biggest question would be why what in the world can a 358 win do that a 308 can't with modern bullets. It's based on the .308 and there is a little better selection of pointy .358 caliber bullets out there. AR-10 in the hard hitting and unsung hero of the .308 cartridge family;  .358 Winchester. Randy Luth, the man who started DPMS, has used LR-308 rifles to shoot sheep, leopards and dozens of big-game critters. [ARCHIVED THREAD] - AR10 .358 Winchester Brushgun. I'm still wondering if someone who has been there, done that could reply personally. With its spitzer-pointed bullets, the .358 is a good medium- to long-range cartridge with capabilities out to 250 yards on big game. New. 358 winchester chamber. Show. Just swap uppers. Since factory ammunition is limited, the .358 Winchester is geared towards the reloader who wants a unique and very powerful AR rifle. As above has anyone offered a 358 Winchester in the AR platform? mid gas.750 gas block size. I'll agree that no round drops em all the time. The .358 is an outstanding cartridge for bear, hogs and even moose. Same with the 243, 260, 7mm08, and 338 Federal. I believe a pretty hot load with AA2520 was pretty close to 2500fps at the muzzle. .308 Winchester This is the cartridge the AR-10 was originally designed around. As the .308 Winchester is a shortened version of the .30-06, by the same token the .358 Win. muzzle threaded 5/8-24. I have that on my bucket list for the AR10 platform. .358 Winchester. A quick google shows the 358 Yetti 200fps slower with a 180gr bullet. 416 stainless. It would also fit the same mags except for maybe long heavy bullets like a TSX or something. Finally got out and tested the 200 Grain Hornady FTX in the 358 Winchester. I just wanted to hear if some folks have some real experience in the AR with the 358. Sounds like an off the shelf big bore for sure. Since factory ammunition is limited, the .358 Winchester is geared towards the reloader who wants a unique and very powerful AR rifle. There is factory ammo from 200gr to 250gr with 200 and 225 Barnes TSX boosting 2500fps and 3,122ft lbs of energy. It’s excellent for hunting anything from coyotes to deer and works for elk and moose. Why do people who have never shot it think it is not powerful or more than adequate? ARCHIVED; AR-15 » AR Variants. Thanks for the replies so far. The .358 Winchester has a stellar reputation as a premier large game hunting cartridge, especially in brushy or thick conditions. Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3. We have parts on order and we are going to do a field test at a ranch that offers pig hunts and we will post pics and possibly videos of the hunt. It think it'd be cooler than a 338 Federal or even the .458 SOCOM. Please check back often to see what we can get in as the Corona scare evolves. Copyright © 2000-2020 24hourcampfire.com, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Damn thing ran off like it wasn't even hit. muzzle threaded 5/8-24. kak industry proudly uses green mountain rifle barrel blanks . If you want a .358 Winchester barrel for the AR10, buy a blank, barrel extension, and maybe reamer and .308 headspace gauges (same for the 243 Win, 260 Rem, 7MM-08, 308 Match, 338 Federal, 358 Win) and have Paladin Machine Service (803-475-7542) make you a barrel. I was able to take it out on Sunday for a 20 round function check, which it passed with no hiccups. The .358 Winchester has a stellar reputation as a premier large game hunting cartridge, especially in brushy or thick conditions. Same bolt as the 308. The 358 winchester is a pre-expanded .308. per page. AR15.COM is the world’s largest firearm community and is a gathering place for firearm enthusiasts of all types. The biggest thing to me, since I don't know how to, and have relied on a top AR smith to do for me, is to calculate the gas port size RE what powder and bullet you will end up shooting, and the gas system. Set Descending Direction. I'm just starting out; leave me a comment or a like :), Due to unprecedented demand and lack of supply, we are out of stock on all firearms. Dismiss, Highwild AR500 Steel Target for Shooting 3/8″ Thick Gong Silhouette Metal Target – Laser Cut – Neon Color, ShootingTargets7 Rubber Target Hanging Straps with Hardware Kit, Highwild 2×4 Adjustable Height Steel Post, Ar500 Target Solutions- Two Laser Cut AR500 Steel Gong 12″ X 20″ X 3/8″ Silhouette Shooting Targets- Rifle Target. ... A 358 would be a good caliber for the AR-10 variants because it would use the same bolt and magazines as the 308. 416 stainless. 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