Is a .308 basically the same as a .762? Maybe not…..Here’s how they are different…and how they’re not.
If you want to start a good bar fight, ask about a saloon full of gun people about the differences between .308 Winchester and 7.62x51mm NATO. We’re going to dive into the fray with a simplified and practical explanation. Ready?
They are different.
They aren’t different.
They might be different.
OK, so that was a bit of a wise guy response, but those statements are all quite true. Don’t worry, we’ll explain further. However, we’re going to try to do that in such a way that you don’t want to bash your own brains out by having to read about the nuances of things like piezo transducers.
Let’s look at a few categories of comparison, then we’ll sum things up.
Be sure you go to the article to find out how all of those things are actually true.