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Looking for help with Nosler Partition load

 
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Old 02-24-2013, 02:38 AM
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Re: Looking for help with Nosler Partition load

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Tried the same AccuBonds with 43gr of IMR4350 and got 1/2" groups at 100yds and 1 1/4" groups at 300yds.

I think I'll play with the IMR / AccuBond combo to see if I can tighten it up even more.
You can hit a deer in the eyeball with that at 300 yards. Why mess with success (unless messing around is the point)?
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Old 02-24-2013, 10:15 AM
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You can hit a deer in the eyeball with that at 300 yards. Why mess with success (unless messing around is the point)?
I agree that this will be a great hunting round as is but I'm always trying to get every bit of potential out of everything.
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Old 02-24-2013, 01:01 PM
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Re: Looking for help with Nosler Partition load

try 140 grn partition a freind has a 6.5x 55 in a huskavarna and that is all he uses, it is a real tack driver
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Old 02-24-2013, 01:32 PM
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try 140 grn partition a freind has a 6.5x 55 in a huskavarna and that is all he uses, it is a real tack driver
My rifle has a 1-9 twist so I've not tried anything bigger than 130gr. The partitions are tough to find these days.
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