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Unread 11-23-2004, 04:40 PM
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savage 12BVSS 300wsm

I just bought a savage 12BVSS 300wsm, and was wondering if any won has any suggestions on loads for it. I have tried the winchester silver balistic tips and they work alright for a deer rifle but not good enough for long range varment shooting. I have also droped into a seller and bellet stock( I am still wondering if it was the right thing to do). Any sugestions are greatly appreciated on loads acurizing or anything partaning to the rifle.
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Unread 11-23-2004, 06:42 PM
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Re: savage 12BVSS 300wsm

To extend my previouse information i have trid reloading some but stil nothing special. So i thought I would see what eveyoneelse likes.
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Unread 11-24-2004, 09:43 PM
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Re: savage 12BVSS 300wsm

I cant help you with powder weight, however I would defidently try the 178gr A-Max's for sure. [img]images/icons/wink.gif[/img]
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Unread 11-25-2004, 01:36 PM
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Re: savage 12BVSS 300wsm

CAMOMAN: I thought a load i worked for short to medium range(upto 600yds)in 300 wsm might be helpfull to you.I shoot a Win. Mod70 Stealth, and in this rifle it is wonderfully accurate and easily holds 3/4 MOA at all distances. Starting with winchester brass these are primed with Federal large rifle magnum match primers,setting off a charge of 63.5 grns of H 4350 Ext. This launches a 185 grn Lapua Scenar HPBT bullet. This load chrono's 2850fps. Although the Scenar is a match bullet, i have been reliabally informed that it is an excellent perfomer on game.expanding superbly. Well there we are, i hope this info will help you in your quest for long range varmints.

Good hunting to you all.
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Unread 12-03-2004, 10:29 PM
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Re: savage 12BVSS 300wsm

I reload for a buddy who owns a Browning A-Bolt in .300WSM. I use Nosler's 165gr Ballistic Tip ahead of 69gr of RL22, pushed by a Rem 9.5Magnum primer, in winchester cases. This load is sub .5" in his rifle. Johnny K.
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Unread 12-03-2004, 10:51 PM
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Re: savage 12BVSS 300wsm

Lots of discussion on this topic for 300 WSM.
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