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Old 06-02-2007, 06:39 PM
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Warbird and 180gr velocities

What is the highest velocity any of you Warbird shooters can get from a 180 gr bullet (any variety) at your max load? mtmuley
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Re: Warbird and 180gr velocities


About the same as a 30/378 Weatherby..........
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Re: Warbird and 180gr velocities

Hey guy ,
180 nosler accubonds , retumbo @ 105 grs ,3450 fps with great groups , minimal verticle .

Just finished this ladder test or I would post pix .

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Old 06-02-2007, 07:22 PM
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Re: Warbird and 180gr velocities

Think you could get 3800 fps from a 180? mtmuley
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Re: Warbird and 180gr velocities

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Think you could get 3800 fps from a 180? mtmuley

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Sure, but the pressures would be dangerously high.....
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Re: Warbird and 180gr velocities

Thanks, That's what I thought. mtmuley
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Re: Warbird and 180gr velocities

My brother has one on the Sako rifle and with the old cases he could only get 3450 fps with Retumbo. With new cases his loads are averaging 3505 fps with retumbo as the cases are handling more pressure.

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