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Reloading Berger Bullets



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Unread 02-23-2014, 09:39 AM
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Re: 7rum

Originally Posted by kiwi3006 View Post
The speed seems OK.
I'm running 180 berger hybrids with 99gr US869 for 3250fps. I've got a 20 thou jump to the lands, but my RUM is short throated.
What twist rate do you have? I have a 28" Krieger barrel in 1/10 and would love to try 180's but think my twist rate may be slow. Mine is long throated, with 168's I could not get close to lands.
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Unread 02-23-2014, 12:47 PM
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Re: 7rum

I have a 1 in 9" twist. You might get them to work with a 1in 10 with the velocity.
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