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700 5r 300wm

 
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Old 09-13-2011, 04:16 PM
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700 5r 300wm

Anyone load for a 5R in this caliber and would you mind sharing what is working best in yours. Mine does not seem to prefer lighter bullets (180gr and under).
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Old 09-13-2011, 09:50 PM
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Re: 700 5r 300wm

208 A-max or a 210 berger and you will never look back
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Old 09-13-2011, 09:55 PM
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Re: 700 5r 300wm

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208 A-max or a 210 berger and you will never look back
My experience as well. also the 190 SMK seems to be a good one.
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Old 09-15-2011, 09:53 PM
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Re: 700 5r 300wm

Same as above. Settled for 208 AMAX, Winchester brass, 75.5gr H1000, 3.652 OAL, 1/2" MOA.
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Old 09-16-2011, 01:11 PM
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Re: 700 5r 300wm

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Same as above. Settled for 208 AMAX, Winchester brass, 75.5gr H1000, 3.652 OAL, 1/2" MOA.
Just curious, what velocity are you getting? I am running the same load but with 76.7 grains of h1000 at about 2880.
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Old 09-30-2011, 06:56 AM
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Re: 700 5r 300wm

Gonna try some Barnes 180 TSX with 77gr 4350 will let you know.
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