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Unread 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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    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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    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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    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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    Unread 06-03-2007, 10:38 AM
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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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