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30-06 1638gr HPBT

 
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Old 05-04-2013, 03:35 PM
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30-06 1638gr HPBT

Anybody got a load worked for 3006 using a sierra 168gr hpbt? Thanks for your time and support.

Ford
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Old 05-04-2013, 10:15 PM
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Re: 30-06 1638gr HPBT

Just last week I was working on a load for my M1 Garand for the 200 yard matches. For my Garand 46.5 grs. IMR 4064 worked quite well along with Fed. 210 primers.
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Old 05-05-2013, 06:15 AM
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Re: 30-06 1638gr HPBT

48 gr. 3031 with rem 9 1/2 primers worked really good for me
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Old 05-05-2013, 07:58 AM
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Re: 30-06 1638gr HPBT

When Sierra's 168's were first used in competition for the .30-06, 48 to 49 grains of IMR4064 was the popular load for best accuracy. Both in bolt guns as well as the Garand.
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Old 05-05-2013, 11:22 PM
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Re: 30-06 1638gr HPBT

Thanks to all of you that responded

Ford
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