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Best 200gr for a .300 Win Mag

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Unread 12-07-2008, 10:08 PM
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Re: Best 200gr for a .300 Win Mag

I've shot deer and elk with mine and the 200 AB...nothing but good results.
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    Unread 12-07-2008, 10:34 PM
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    Re: Best 200gr for a .300 Win Mag

    I was at the gunrange today shooting Berger 210's over 80.0 grains H1000, five thou from rifling. I'd loaded 2 diiferent lots with Federal 210 and the other with Federal 215 Magnum. Both primers are the Gold Medal Match

    100 yard 5 shot groups...
    measurement is based on the best "3" shots of each group

    Fed 210 avg. 2853 ES>35.67 SD>13.11 .392"
    Fed 215 avg. 2860 ES>24.32 SD> 9.38 .514"

    I'm impressed with the Fed 210 primer and see no advantage to using a magnum primer with this powder/bullet

    The rifle is all factory and kicks like a mule with this load combination.
    I'm using a one piece rest cradle with weights to minimize the recoil.

    Todays temperature was -8 celcius
    Edmonton , Alberta
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