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Any reloading Data for .338 Lapua 285gr AMAX bullets in the 9th Edition Hornady Man?

 
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Old 12-08-2013, 10:46 AM
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Any reloading Data for .338 Lapua 285gr AMAX bullets in the 9th Edition Hornady Man?

I have the 8th Edition manual, but not the 9th Edition. I am looking for Reloading Data on the new .338 Lapua 285gr AMAX bullets, but I don't want to buy the 9th edition if there is no data on this Bullet in there? Thanks!
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Old 12-08-2013, 11:17 AM
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Re: Any reloading Data for .338 Lapua 285gr AMAX bullets in the 9th Edition Hornady M

The nosler site has it but, none for 285 grn. It does go fro 180 to 300 grn . But, there is not a listing for 285. In a pinch you could use the 300 grn list and expect more vel.


338 Lapua Magnum
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Old 05-01-2015, 04:55 PM
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Re: Any reloading Data for .338 Lapua 285gr AMAX bullets in the 9th Edition Hornady Man?

I'm bringing this thread back to life. Anyone have any 338LM/285gr amax loads?
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Old 05-04-2015, 05:22 PM
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Re: Any reloading Data for .338 Lapua 285gr AMAX bullets in the 9th Edition Hornady Man?

This bullet is very accurate out of my Savage, less than MOA every time out. Load is H1000 88.5 gr, 215's, Lapua brass, .030 off lands. Single digit es/sd at about 2720. I have not found a combination for SMK or Berger 300's that shoot as good out of my gun.
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Old 05-04-2015, 05:44 PM
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Re: Any reloading Data for .338 Lapua 285gr AMAX bullets in the 9th Edition Hornady Man?

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This bullet is very accurate out of my Savage, less than MOA every time out. Load is H1000 88.5 gr, 215's, Lapua brass, .030 off lands. Single digit es/sd at about 2720. I have not found a combination for SMK or Berger 300's that shoot as good out of my gun.
Excellent - exactly what I was looking for. Thanks!
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