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Any LR reload info for Wby 300 mag?

 
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Old 05-03-2012, 01:40 PM
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Re: Any LR reload info for Wby 300 mag?

Thanks Slee. Sounds like you have a really good load also! I will have to order some Barnes bullets and give it a try. I have Accubonds coming tomorrow which I will run through my load testing process. More to come!
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Old 05-03-2012, 01:47 PM
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Re: Any LR reload info for Wby 300 mag?

No problem,

And good luck with the Accubonds. I wanted to use them as my hunting bullet, but after a few hundred rounds of testing I could not find a load that was less then 2moa.

Please post your results. Always interesting to see how other guys make out.
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Old 05-03-2012, 03:44 PM
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Re: Any LR reload info for Wby 300 mag?

. I use a 180 accubond with 87.8 grains of H1000 . fed215 primer , rem brass , 3.720 oal off the tip . 3170 FPS with a 24" bbl . Jim
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Old 05-03-2012, 06:15 PM
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Re: Any LR reload info for Wby 300 mag?

Thanks for the response Jim. I have 180 grain accubonds coming tomorrow but will work with 7828 SSC and H4831 for the time being as I don't have any H1000 on hand. I will post my results as I get them.
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Old 05-03-2012, 07:25 PM
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Re: Any LR reload info for Wby 300 mag?

I just finished up a mk 5 in 300wby mag,this turned into one of the most accurate rifles I have ever worked on. Im using the new 197 botw vld and 86 grains of h1000 im at work right now so I dont remember the complete reciepe but if you are interested, I will get the info posted when I get home. I do know this thing will stack bullets at 480 yards and shoot sub moa at 1000! Jay
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Old 05-03-2012, 08:42 PM
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Re: Any LR reload info for Wby 300 mag?

When you have time I would be interested in the full specs on your load. Thanks
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Old 05-04-2012, 09:37 AM
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Re: Any LR reload info for Wby 300 mag?

ok here is the load data: 197 BOTW VLD, norma brass, 86.1 gns of H1000, fed 215 primer COAL of 3.705. it has a crono'd velocity of 3094 with an ES of 13 and an SD of 6. this load shot extremely well out . Jay

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