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270 win 150gr Accubond LR

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Unread 08-12-2013, 12:43 PM
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270 win 150gr Accubond LR

I should soon be getting my mountain gun I'm having built back. I shot out my Dad's old M70 Winchester so I'm having it re-barreled with a 1 in 10 Pac-Nor #3 fluted SS barrel, Pacific Tool floorplate, and B&C aluminum bedded stock. It isn't going to be a featherweight, but should come in under 8.5lbs ready to hunt with a Leupold CDS 4.5-14x40mm in Talley rings.

I got a box of the LR accubonds on the shelf waiting for the rifle to arrive. After I get it zeroed and the barrel broke in I'm hoping to find a good load with them. I hope to have time to get the set-up ready and get a turret back before a late October elk hunt. If not I'll be packing the trusty 264WM, but it's 2lbs heavier.

Anyone tried these bullets yet?

Thanks.
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    Unread 08-12-2013, 01:50 PM
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    Re: 270 win 150gr Accubond LR

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    I should soon be getting my mountain gun I'm having built back. I shot out my Dad's old M70 Winchester so I'm having it re-barreled with a 1 in 10 Pac-Nor #3 fluted SS barrel, Pacific Tool floorplate, and B&C aluminum bedded stock. It isn't going to be a featherweight, but should come in under 8.5lbs ready to hunt with a Leupold CDS 4.5-14x40mm in Talley rings.

    I got a box of the LR accubonds on the shelf waiting for the rifle to arrive. After I get it zeroed and the barrel broke in I'm hoping to find a good load with them. I hope to have time to get the set-up ready and get a turret back before a late October elk hunt. If not I'll be packing the trusty 264WM, but it's 2lbs heavier.

    Anyone tried these bullets yet?

    Thanks.
    Gonna give em a whirl tomorrow. Model-70, 270WSM
    Got 27 rounds (9 groups of 3) loaded for load work up with RL-22, plus foulers. We'll soon see if they like this combo or not. .015, & .020 off the lands.
    Expecting 3000-3100 ish with a 24" barrel @ 88*F & 3800' ASL, depending on where the rifle tells me to stop.
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    Unread 08-12-2013, 03:07 PM
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    Re: 270 win 150gr Accubond LR

    Still working up. 60 grains of H1000 got me 2930fps yesterday.
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    Re: 270 win 150gr Accubond LR

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    Still working up. 60 grains of H1000 got me 2930fps yesterday.
    How's the grouping/accuracy of these bullets?
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    Unread 08-13-2013, 02:09 PM
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    Re: 270 win 150gr Accubond LR

    Seems ok don't have anything official yet other that a simple test for BC
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    Unread 08-13-2013, 03:37 PM
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    Re: 270 win 150gr Accubond LR

    WINMAG,

    Cant wait to hear your findings with the 270WSM. I have the same gun and am ready to start loading these pills!!!
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    Unread 08-13-2013, 04:36 PM
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    Re: 270 win 150gr Accubond LR

    I've got some 210 accubond LRs to try in my 300 RUM. Anybody worked up a good load or had any positive results at a certain seating depth with these new "long range" accubonds (of any caliber)?

    Would sure like to hear about it.
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