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Old 10-26-2004, 11:21 PM
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25-06 Loads

Looking for loads using 120 Nosler Partition in a Win Mod 70 25-06. Will use on whitetails in Georgia out to 300 yds.
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Old 10-27-2004, 01:46 AM
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Re: 25-06 Loads

i'm using 100grain matchkings moly'd with 56grains of h4831sc.

it's only a 24" barrel making 3000fps, but it knocks the red stags down no worries. red stags weigh around 18stone....
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Old 10-30-2004, 01:42 PM
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Re: 25-06 Loads

I worked up to the max load in the Nosler #4 book with I-4831. It shot around 3/4"-1" @3050fps.
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Old 10-30-2004, 03:38 PM
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Re: 25-06 Loads

My 25-06 likes 50.0 grains of H4350 with 120 grain bullets and Federal 210 primers for MOA to 300 yards.
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Old 10-31-2004, 10:09 PM
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Re: 25-06 Loads

I have had several 25 caliber firearms, and would like to offer a suggestion. 99% of 25-06's have a 1 in 10" twist, and with a 25-06, you don't have velocity to get a bullet weighing over 100 grains to stabilize very well. Yes, some can get the 115/120 grain stuff to group, but you will have better accuracy with a 100gr bullet and some 4831. If you go to a 257 weatherby or 257 stw, this is no longer a problem. Just my 2 cents.
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Old 10-31-2004, 11:13 PM
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Re: 25-06 Loads

My 25-06 REM 700 Sendero likes about 60 GR Retumbo and a 115 GR Partiton. In the 1/2 MOA range.

The 85 and 100 BT shoot great with H4831 SC.
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Old 11-01-2004, 04:26 AM
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Re: 25-06 Loads

I haven't had the best of luck with the 115gr in my .25-06 Sendero SF. I have only tried them once and have not shot anything over that weight yet.
I am currently using the 100gr Barnes Triple-Shock with 55.5gr of RL22 and 9.5M primers. Accuracy and terminal performance is mind boggling. Johnny K.
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