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.338 Win Mag Loads

 
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Old 06-06-2007, 12:09 PM
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.338 Win Mag Loads

I have a stock ruger .338 that I want to start reloading for. Any loads out there?
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Old 06-06-2007, 05:50 PM
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Re: .338 Win Mag Loads

The old Elmer Kieth load: Nosler 250gr PT/75gr H4831 works well, but caution! This load is about 2 grains over max in most manuals.
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Old 06-06-2007, 07:55 PM
 
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Re: .338 Win Mag Loads

Ditto on the 75 gr H4831 WW2 surplus powder.I have used this load for years in a early Ruger M77,250 gr Sierra game king = 2660fps and 1MOA.I have never been able to get more than factory published ballistics in the .338
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Old 06-07-2007, 01:34 PM
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Re: .338 Win Mag Loads

Thanks guys. I have shot Nosler partitions ever since I have shot the .338. This looks like a great place to start.
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