Sub MOA .338 RUM hunting load
Model 700 Classic, with 26" barrel
210 grain Nosler Partition
102 grains of Retumbo (103 is max in Sierra manual)
Federal 215 Magnum Match primers
COL 3.625" (in model 700s)
COL 3.580" (in Sierra manual)
(COL = cartridge overall length)
'Load clocks at over 3,100 fps; and over 4,500 ft. lbs. of force at the muzzle.
'Took this load in grizzly country (Sunlight Basin - North of Cody, WY) with elk and deer tags. I killed one mule deer at 205 yards, broadside, behind his shoulder, blew his heart in half, destroyed his lungs, penetrated - exited his offside shoulder, and dropped him! He did not know what hit him!