Re: 7mm mag and 160 accubond?
Originally Posted by visigoth
+1 on the Accubond and RL-22. I've been using 62gr. of RL-22 with Federal Brass, and CCI-250 Magnum primers. With this load, I get ca. 2877 FPS, with ES = 45, and SD=12, out of a 24" tube. Sierra lists 63 gr as the max charge with a 160 gr partition/accubond.
In my rifle with Norma brass, 63gr is a VERY light load when used with remington 9 1/2 primers. I get better performance with the non-mag primers and am able to get a bit heavier charge and more velocity with very good brass life.
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