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Old 03-03-2005, 06:04 PM
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7828-sc

Have any of you guys tried the new IMR-7828 sc powder. From what I've read it looks like it might help get a little more velocity than with the regular 7828.
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Old 03-03-2005, 06:28 PM
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I've loved it in my weatherbies. Very consistant. Now I'm wondering with the new short kernals how much of this we can cram in to the 30-06 based cartridges!!!!!
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Old 03-03-2005, 09:38 PM
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Will probably work real well!
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Old 03-04-2005, 03:37 PM
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Re: 7828-sc

270bdl, IMR7828sc should certainly be a worthwhile improvement and addition, as the improved loading density will certainly enable you to get more velocity in situations where the regular 7828 achieves 100% loading density at less than maximum pressure.

I have tried the regular IMR 7828 in a variety of cases and with the heavier bullets it usually gives the highest velocity. However, on the down side, I have found that it is temperature sensitive and very spikey around maximum pressure, and for this reason I don't use it in my field loads.

To complete their line of powders I would like to see them give IMR 4831 the sc treatment, and also add another short cut extruded powder which is slower than IMR 7828, and a little slower than Re 25, H1000, and Viht N170. Regards, Brian.
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