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Old 04-19-2003, 08:08 PM
 
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new long range rifle

I bought myself my first long range rifle a Rem.7mm rum sendero s.s. fluted barrel. The trigger has been set at 2 pounds.I bought this rifle to hunt whitetalls I have broke the barrel in now I would like to reload for hunting and target shooting. Im new to long range shooting but I like the rifle so for. All I have shot is Rem. 140 grain nosler partions. They shot good but Im sure some of you have some loads iI could try Im open to all sugestions. THANK YOU

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Old 04-19-2003, 08:17 PM
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Re: new long range rifle

Try the 162gr A-Max with Retumbo...Start at 90gr and work up......Should end up around 95 or 96gr [img]images/icons/wink.gif[/img]
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Old 04-19-2003, 08:22 PM
 
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Thank you for the info I talked to some people about retumbo they did not have any info on it. HAVE A GOOD DAY
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