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Unread 12-15-2012, 01:25 PM
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338 lapua

hi everyone just wanting to know if anyone out there has some loads for the 338 lapua with a 300 gr bullet
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    Re: 338 lapua

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    hi everyone just wanting to know if anyone out there has some loads for the 338 lapua with a 300 gr bullet
    Start with 88 gr of H-1000 and work up. Depending on your rifle and lot of powder you have you should fine a sweet spot around 90 to 92 gr. But as always, work up to this.

    Lapua Brass and a CCI 250 M primer.

    Seat a 300 Berger .015" off the lands and fine tune from there.

    Jeff
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    Re: 338 lapua

    89.3 grains of Retumbo in Lapua brass works in all the 338 LM's we've tried it in. using 300 grain Matchkings or Bergers...

    Dan
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    Re: 338 lapua

    Thanks what kind of groups have you guys shot with those loads, i have been playing with the retumbo sitting at 86 gn shooting around 2550 fps, Have you heard of any other loads that might work thanks a bunch
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