Originally Posted by Boss Hoss
FWIW----in my testing for the 300 RUM and later the 300 Slowpoke which is an improved RUM the 869 worked pretty well BUT the H870 was more consistent accuracy and velocity wise. The 870 is very hard to find now (why I have 24lbs) but works great for me...
Interesting. I've heard it both ways with these two powders... Managed to get my hand on a 1lb of H870 a couple of years ago and ended up finding that, in my rifle, US869 was more consistent and gave better velocities. Interesting how experiences can differ.
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