Gary was spotting for me when the rounds went high. It took several shots to get the rifle on the gong. After we adjusted the scope I had several hits. I tried a round from a previous batch and it hit extremely low. There were no pressure signs with the fast loads.
91.5 gr H1000
300 gr Berger OTM
CCI 250 Primer
New Remington Brass
30" Bartlien Barrel
Nighnforce ATACR Scope
140 Whidden Composite Stock
I weigh every powder charge with a beam scale.
I even have a dedicated press set up to seat bullets for my 338 Edge. The dies are never removed to keep bullet seating depth uniform. I check base to ogive length every 5 rounds.
I run all my brass though an RCBS case prep center after re-sizing. All brass is then cleaned in a sonic cleaner, rinsed with warm soapy water and left to dry for a couple of days before I load them.
I don't think I could get much variation in my loading technique.
I have not weighed the individual cases, they were all purchased at the same time in bulk. I have not tried the
I am not the best shot out there but I strive to have the rifle and ammo perform better than I do.