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300 RUM 208gr A-MAX

 
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Old 12-08-2008, 11:59 AM
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300 RUM 208gr A-MAX

These were the starting loads and all proved to be hot! Reduce by at least 10% to start

300 RUM
Temp 50'
Humidity 35%

Case = Rem
Bullet = A-Max 208gr
Primer = Fed 215M
Powder = H-1000 87.5rg
Velocity
High 2827
Low 2765
Avg 2797
STD. DEV. 62 fps
Horizontal Vertical Group 5 Shot
H 1.249 V 1.000
Notes = “Very close to max safe load in this rifle primers were flattened”

Case = Rem
Bullet = A-Max 208gr
Primer = Fed 215M
Powder = IMR 7828 85.5gr
Velocity
High 2949
Low 2880
Avg 2919
STD. DEV 69 fps
Horizontal Vertical Group 5 Shot
H .687 V 1.105
Notes = “Very close to max safe load in this rifle primers were flattened”

Case = Rem
Bullet = A-Max 208gr
Primer = Fed 215M
Powder = Ramshot MAG 96gr
Velocity
High 3106
Low 3071
Avg 3085
STD. DEV 35 fps
Horizontal Vertical Group 5 Shot
H .720 V .608
Notes = “Max safe load in this rifle primers were flattened & head stamp markings from bolt were noticed on case”

Case = Rem
Bullet = A-Max 208gr
Primer = Fed 215M
Powder = Retumbo 93gr
Velocity
High 3101
Low 3019
Avg 3054
STD. DEV 82 fps
Horizontal Vertical Group 5 Shot
H .862 V .671
Notes = “Max safe load in this rifle primers were flattened & head stamp markings from bolt were noticed on case”


Case = Rem
Bullet = A-Max 208gr
Primer = Fed 215M
Powder = RL-25
Velocity
High 3001
Low 2873
Avg 2912
STD. DEV 128 fps
Horizontal Vertical Group 5 Shot
H .622 V .600
Notes = “Max safe load in this rifle primers were flattened & head stamp markings from bolt were noticed on case”


Case = Rem
Bullet = A-Max 208gr
Primer = Fed 215M
Powder = IMR 4350 79gr
Velocity
High 2945
Low 2897
Avg 2916
STD. DEV 51 fps
Horizontal Vertical Group 5 Shot
H .387 V .521
Notes = “Max safe load in this rifle primers were flattened & head stamp markings from bolt were noticed on case”
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