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.243 90gr Scirocco

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Unread 01-27-2005, 05:52 AM
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Re: .243 90gr Scirocco

although in a differen tcaliber, I have shot the 150 g. 7 mm scirocco and terminal performance is great, perfect mushrooming and good penetration ( used in animals up to 300-400 lbs.)

problems with accuracy may be due to the bullet being rather long and requiring a faster twist/higher muzzle velocity.
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Unread 01-27-2005, 07:52 AM
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Re: .243 90gr Scirocco

heard that before, but my 243Ai has a 8 twist so i thought i would give them a shot.

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Unread 01-28-2005, 01:35 PM
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Re: .243 90gr Scirocco

shot a few groups today with the sciroccos and they shot pretty good in my 243AI best group was .418 5@100yrds didnt get a velo due to dead battery in chrono load was 46.7 grns of N165.

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