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7mm 140gr VLD?

 
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Old 07-12-2009, 12:11 PM
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7mm 140gr VLD?

There were a few on this board who were lucky enough to get in on the testing
of this bullet. I imagine there are others who have used them. How were your
results? How are they in accuracy compared to the 7mm 168 VLDs? How far
off/into the lands is needed for accuracy in your rifle? I would also be very
interested in hearing from anyone who has used them in the 7mm WSM
cartridge. Thanks!
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Old 07-14-2009, 04:34 AM
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Re: 7mm 140gr VLD?

I would be interested in info on this bullet as well, thinking of using it in my custom 7MM08 which is being barreled in the next few weeks.
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Old 07-14-2009, 02:09 PM
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Re: 7mm 140gr VLD?

I was one of the fortunate ones to try this bullet at Berger's expense.
I found the bullet to be extremely accurate (as all Berger's tend to be)
and to perform at the terminal end exactly as they describe it should.
I have not shot the 168's so I cannot compare them to those, but I would expect them to be wonderful for the 7mm/08.
I shot mine in a 7mm Rem Mag.
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Old 07-14-2009, 08:03 PM
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Re: 7mm 140gr VLD?

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Originally Posted by MT4XFore View Post
I was one of the fortunate ones to try this bullet at Berger's expense.
I found the bullet to be extremely accurate (as all Berger's tend to be)
and to perform at the terminal end exactly as they describe it should.

I shot mine in a 7mm Rem Mag.
Did you space them off the lands, to the lands, or into the lands for
accuracy?
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