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BC for common LR bullets?

How about posting the most common BC range for standard LR bullets if you have them worked up. Sure each gun is different but gives you something to start from and a range that they should be in. Obviously this list is not complete, but some of the most common. Add the others and BC.

Hey Len, this info once compiled might be used to start a "Reference" section of common LR bullets, BCs, LR gunsmiths, tapes, books on LR hunting, other suppliers etc.

6.5 Caliber
Sierra 142 .595@2850
Berger 140 .633@2240
JLK 140 (B) .630
Clinch River 147 _____
AMAX 140 .618@2400
Cauterucio 141 .630

7mm Caliber
JLK 168 .690
JLK 180 .738
Cauterucio 156 .615
Cauterucio 176 ____
Berger 168 .648
Berger 180 .738
AMAX 162 .625

30 Caliber
Sierra 168 MK .462
Sierra 180 MK .475
Sierra 190 MK .533
Sierra 200 MK .565
Sierra 220 MK .629
Sierra 240 MK .711
Berger 168 .512
Berger 175 .537
Berger 185 .569
Berger 190 .583
Berger 210 .640
JLK 190 .602
JLK 210 .665
AMAX 168 .475
AMAX 178 .495
Cauterucio 190 ____
Cauterucio 210 ____
Clinch River 216 ____
Hornady 180 SST .481
Lapua Scenar 155 .508

338 Caliber
Sierra 250 MK .565
Sierra 300 MK .797
Hornady 225 SST .526

Anyone got any updated info, particularily on GTB(Cauterucio) bullets, post it and I will modify the chart above.

BH

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    Re: BC for common LR bullets?

    Also 7mm 156 Cauterucio....Also, I believe his 180 is actually 176.
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    Re: BC for common LR bullets?

    6.5
    Sierra 142 595@2850-550@1700
    Berger 140 633@2240
    JLK 140 (B)
    Clinch River 147
    AMAX 140 618@2400

    7mm
    JLK 168
    JLK 180
    Carteruccio 180
    Berger 168 ~648

    30 Cal
    Sierra 200 MK 565@2100-560@1600
    Sierra 220 MK 629@2100-608@1700
    Sierra 240 MK 711@2150-685@1800
    Berger 210 640
    JLK 190
    JLK 210
    AMAX 175 )(180 Amax) 580
    Carteruccio 210
    Carteruccio 210
    Clinch River 210

    338
    Sierra 250 MK (250SBT) 565@2500-537@1600
    Sierra 300 MK 768@2300-750@1800

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    Re: BC for common LR bullets?

    NTXT

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    Hornady 225 gr. .338" SST---.526
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    Re: BC for common LR bullets?

    4mesh063

    The 300 gr 338 BC comes out to right at .787 to almost .800 at 3150 to 3300 FPS.


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    Re: BC for common LR bullets?

    These are numbers that are published for the bullets by the Mfgr.

    Darryl, Thats Sierra's numbers on the 338's. I just posted them for reference.

    As for Bergers numbers, I shot the 6.5's 7's and 30's and I'd say they are very close to the truth. Close enough that I don't think anyone should care anyhow. Sorry Fatboy, I did oops on the 6.5 and put the 300 Sierra's numbers there. I'll fix that. Should be 633.

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