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Old 01-17-2013, 01:34 AM
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Re: .340 Weatherby

My favorite load in my WBY Accumark 340

250gr Accubond
Reloader 25 @ 90.0
Fed 215GM primer
WBY cases

2900 FPS
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Old 02-04-2013, 11:08 PM
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Re: .340 Weatherby

210gr Nosler Part
IMR 4350 @ 84.0
Fed 215GM
WBY Cases

Duplicates WBY factory Load
Excellent Lower 48 Load for Deer/Elk
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Old 02-18-2013, 07:14 PM
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Re: .340 Weatherby

Reloader 25 @ 90.0
250gr Accubond
Fed 215GM primers
WBY brass
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Old 02-22-2015, 09:17 AM
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Re: .340 Weatherby

I have mark-V .340 wby 26'' factory barrel, I'm shooting the barnes xtp 185
at 3400 fps excellent elk load shoot an elk October 2014 hunt in NM at 403 yards
measured with leupold range finder .
penetrated the elk totally up to the opposite side barely under the skin.
thus I consider it excellent load and combination for long distances elk,also
killed 2 nice white tail bucks they just drop like a ton of bricks .
my load is always been IMR 4350, 88grs,FED 215.
average MV=3440 FPS SD 8FPS.
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Old 02-22-2015, 09:21 AM
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Re: .340 Weatherby

here are additional pics to previous post elk hunt in NM 10-2014
using .340 wby and barnes xtp 185 grs.
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