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Unread 02-11-2013, 03:49 PM
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338 lapua

my 338 lapua will be ready in a few months and i know what bullet i will be shooting it is a berger 300gr hyb but what in yalls experience seems to be one of the best powders to use in the 338 lapua.
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    Unread 02-11-2013, 03:54 PM
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    Re: 338 lapua

    I'd try Hodgdon's H1000 or Retumbo.
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    Unread 02-11-2013, 04:02 PM
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    Re: 338 lapua

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    I'd try Hodgdon's H1000 or Retumbo.
    what about us 869
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    Re: 338 lapua

    H-1000, a boat load of dead critters and not one complaint.

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    Unread 02-11-2013, 06:43 PM
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    Re: 338 lapua

    I got my hands on 2lbs of h1000
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    Unread 02-11-2013, 09:22 PM
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    Re: 338 lapua

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    what about us 869
    Not temperature stable like the other two.
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    Re: 338 lapua

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    I got my hands on 2lbs of h1000
    Better buy an 8lb jug. The 338 Lapua has an appetite!
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