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Old 02-16-2012, 10:36 AM
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300 wm

Hello all ,just got a new used rifle,Rem 700BDL,and was wondering what powder would get the best velocity with acc. will be shooting a180gr.bullet
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Old 02-16-2012, 10:54 AM
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Re: 300 wm

4350 or 4831 is a good place to start.
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Old 02-16-2012, 11:12 AM
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Re: 300 wm

rl-22 works best for me in 300WM w/180gr sierra spbt.
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Old 02-16-2012, 11:57 AM
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Re: 300 wm

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rl-22 works best for me in 300WM w/180gr sierra spbt.

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But watch out for freezing temperatures. RL 22 will loose a lot of velocity
as compared to 70*F.
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Old 02-16-2012, 04:46 PM
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Re: 300 wm

RL-22 and H1000 work best for me with any 180 gr pill I've tried.
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Old 02-16-2012, 05:08 PM
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Old 02-19-2012, 07:58 PM
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Re: 300 wm

what kind of velocity can I get with the 180 gr bulletand rl22 powder.and do you need a mag. primer?
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