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Old 07-15-2013, 08:21 PM
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Got My first real long range rifle 300 Rum need help !

i just picked up a remington 700 300 RUM this morning on a trade. i traded my taurus judge and my lcp 380 for this 300 rum. it has a jewled bolt muzzle break trigger job picatiny mount nikon prostaff BDC 3-9x50 and has only had one box of ammo i think i did pretty damn well in the trade.. anyways i need brass and i cant find any anywhere online or at local shops !i would really like to not buy loaded ammo just to get brass.. also if any of you have a sweet load data for a factory rem 700 26in barrel i would love somewhere to start if i can get bulets... also is this super high BC nessary to shoot 1k ? can i get away with a 180gr with a bc of .5?? ish ? im just getting into long range precision shooting iv shot a longgg way before but with a m2 50 cal ha.
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Old 07-15-2013, 08:23 PM
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Re: Got My first real long range rifle 300 Rum need help !

Nosler Custom Reloading Brass 300 Remington Ultra Mag Box of 50
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Old 07-15-2013, 08:30 PM
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that is out of stock like everythign else and they dont have a new shipment date meaning it could be awhile which sucks
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Old 07-15-2013, 08:34 PM
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that is out of stock like everythign else and they dont have a new shipment date meaning it could be awhile which sucks
It says expected 8/4/13 on it. And if you go ahead and order it, alot of times (from my experiences) things get shipped alot sooner than the expected date.

Just trying to be helpful.
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Old 07-15-2013, 08:35 PM
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Re: Got My first real long range rifle 300 Rum need help !

im blind i didnt see the date i just saw no back order thanks man !
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Old 07-15-2013, 10:22 PM
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Re: Got My first real long range rifle 300 Rum need help !

you can get to 1 k pretty easy with 180's. We have shot steel at 1k with the 180 siroccos and they do the trick, but the 215 hybrids do it Much better.

When shooting a long range rifle, do yourself a favor and shoot a long range bullet. you don't need a 230 or 240, but if you have the horsepower to launch a 200-215, why not?
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Old 07-16-2013, 07:54 AM
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Re: Got My first real long range rifle 300 Rum need help !

Berger 230 OTM's would also be nasty in that thing for LR target shooting.

I'm shooter Berger 210 VLD's in my .308 Win, and it's a pretty nasty load.
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