Re: Savage 338 lapua and berger 300 VLD
I'm in a similar situation to yourself, awaiting the delivery of a Savage 338. Recently did a search on this site that involved the use of the 300gr Bergers with H1000 in the Savage models as well as others. They are pretty current, up to about a few weeks ago. The range of load data is:
Seating depth from .015"-.065" off the lands, .025" a good starting point. Not picky.
Load range, 89-91.5gr. of H1000
Primer: CCI250, Fed215
Velocity range 2750-2820FPS
There has not been a lot of info about the terminal Performace on game, but I have heard that Berger is working on a 300 Hybrid Hunting bullet.
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