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Unread 05-30-2011, 10:03 AM
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looking to load with 168vld berger website calls for 1and 10 twist my rifle has a 1 and 9 twist will i be ok?
the 180vld call for a 1and 9 twist so should i try these 1st
does anybody have any load information with this caliber and berger bullets
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    Unread 05-30-2011, 10:26 AM
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    Re: 7stw

    The 168 wil work fine in a 9 twist. If all you are shooting is medium size game ie deer antelope, then i would stick with the 168s. If you are going to be shooting Elk, Bear and other of the larger big game animals i would go with the 180s. I use the 168s in mine and love it. I am useing RL22 at 77grains. A friend of mine is useing 7828 at 77grains. Work up to this in your rifle. Retumbo is also a good choice for the STW as well. If you email Berger they will send you there load data for the STW
    Hope this helps
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