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300 win mag. loads?

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Unread 04-21-2003, 10:28 AM
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Re: 300 win mag. loads?

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I am not sure of the twist, but the barrel is 26 inches. I will be hunting whitetails in PA.
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    Re: 300 win mag. loads?

    It's probably a 10 twist and it will work well with the bullets I mentioned.

    You might want to try the load and componants that Digger suggested.
    190gr MK would work well for your application as would the 210 Berger or JLK.

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    Re: 300 win mag. loads?

    Thanks Guys for the info.
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    Re: 300 win mag. loads?

    OK..what about a 24 and 3/8ths in. barrel, 300WM, with a 1 in 11in twist???
    Bullet preferences, please.
    Mule deer, out to 400 - 500 yds.
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    Re: 300 win mag. loads?

    Sako
    Probably a 168gr ot 175 gr will work better for the 11 twist barrel. There are those however who shoot 200 gr and 220 gr in 11 twist (30" Long) or 1000 yd matches.

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    Re: 300 win mag. loads?

    Thanks Darryl, I have about 100 rounds through is rifle.
    150, and 180gr. is all Ive tried so far.
    It would seem, that the MK's, have given the best overall performance.
    Big surprise!!..LOL....Man, I love Sierra bullets..sakofan... [img]images/icons/wink.gif[/img]
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