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Berger load recomendations

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Old 06-21-2013, 08:21 PM
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Berger load recomendations

I was wondering if anyone on here could look in the Berger reloading manual and tell me what max 6.5 grendel /130gr vdl. Is w/ Varget and xbr8208.
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Old 06-21-2013, 11:25 PM
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Re: Berger load recomendations

I don't think that caliber is in the manual, but I can look when I get home.

You will probably have to email Berger for that info, since I am pretty sure it's not in the manual...
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Old 06-22-2013, 12:37 AM
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Re: Berger load recomendations

its in the book...

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Old 06-23-2013, 12:58 PM
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Re: Berger load recomendations

6.5 grendel... 130 grain berger coal 2.200.. barrel length 24".
var get powder
start load -22.0g. velocity 2073

max load-24.8. velocity 2328

book says more compact powders work very well that r on faster side of the medium burn rate.. saysh4895 had eexcellent results.. hope this helps

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