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Old 10-13-2008, 09:44 PM
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looking for 270 150 gr bullets

I have the Berger bullets, they're great, but I am looking for something like a rebated boattail but not the Wildcats. I have nothing against Richard but he's too busy to make bullets (or at least the ones I'm looking for). I don't fault him for that but I am looking for some bullets to test and I don't want to wait any longer.

If anyone has a link or phone # for someone making high BC bullets as good or better than the Bergers in 270, 150 gr rebated boattail, vld, please let me know.
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Old 10-18-2008, 09:16 PM
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Re: looking for 270 150 gr bullets

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Old 11-04-2008, 11:49 PM
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Re: looking for 270 150 gr bullets

WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I am amazed nobody has said there are other bullets that are as good or better than Berger (in the 150 gr class). I know I said not Wildcat but availibility is the only issue there.
hmmmmmmmmmmmm, I guess that says something about Berger and the lack of other great 270 bullets. The tribe has spoken.................by not speaking I guess.
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Old 11-05-2008, 01:50 PM
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Re: looking for 270 150 gr bullets

Is there a better bullet than the Berger? Perhaps the Hornady SST with a BC of .525, but I do not have any experience with them.
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Old 11-05-2008, 01:58 PM
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Re: looking for 270 150 gr bullets

I used to shoot the SST's in 7mm and would take the Bergers over them any day of the week.

I have no experience with them in .270 though.
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Old 11-05-2008, 06:14 PM
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Re: looking for 270 150 gr bullets

This post sums up the reason why my .270AM is turning into a .338 Edge. The .270Am is an outstanding cartridge but underachieving in it's ability without an appropirate projectile.
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Old 11-05-2008, 07:54 PM
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Re: looking for 270 150 gr bullets

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This post sums up the reason why my .270AM is turning into a .338 Edge. The .270Am is an outstanding cartridge but underachieving in it's ability without an appropirate projectile.

Why not use the 169.5 ULDRBBT?
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