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Loads for .270 WSM

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Unread 04-09-2006, 08:28 AM
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Loads for .270 WSM

I'd like some suggested loads for a .270 WSM with sheep and antelope in mind. Thanks in advance.
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    Unread 04-09-2006, 01:02 PM
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    Re: Loads for .270 WSM

    I'm on my way ut to shoot a couple guns chambered in 270WSM right now , I'll post again in a while to let you know what I got.
    I'll be shooting 130 and 140 gr bullets one BAR and one custom bolt gun
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    Unread 04-09-2006, 07:27 PM
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    Re: Loads for .270 WSM

    64.5 grains of H4831sc, 3.292 overall, 140 accubond, WW brass, f215m primer produces 1/2 or lower all day from my Bettin Custom.
    77" coues buck, last day 571 yards. .257 Wby. 115 VLD
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    Unread 04-11-2006, 12:13 AM
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    Re: Loads for .270 WSM

    I like Retumbo and the 140grn AB. I don't have any data in front of me, and I wouldn't want to guess. Shoots .5" or less @ 100 with my factory pencil neck stick.
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    Unread 04-11-2006, 09:28 AM
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    Re: Loads for .270 WSM

    some kicka$$ loads there!
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    Unread 04-11-2006, 12:11 PM
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    Re: Loads for .270 WSM

    try Sierra 150 gr SBT in front of 66 gr of 7828 with CCI 250.

    of course work up to it and see how it does on the pressure. Around here we use 100 - 115 gr .277 for varmints and 150's for hunting in standard twist rifles.
    .270 Ackley improved 29 inch 1.250 dia. target barrel 7mm STW 28 inch 1.250 target barrel. I also love my .458 mag for varmints and the biggest game in the world.
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