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Looking for some help with the 7mm wsm

 
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Old 10-30-2013, 11:15 AM
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Looking for some help with the 7mm wsm

Thank you guys for any help, I have just bought a Winchester model 70 coyote in a 7mm wsm and will be hunting whitetails from 500 yards in. I hunt on a power line and was needing some help with reloading bullets and powder that works best. thank you for any help that you are willing to help me with.
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Old 10-30-2013, 07:41 PM
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Re: Looking for some help with the 7mm wsm

I use 70grains retumbo and 168gr. Berger vld hunters. .5 moa or better depending on me. Also been trying out the nosler long range accubonds same load .7 moa . Both laods use win brass and cci mag primers
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Old 10-30-2013, 09:05 PM
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Re: Looking for some help with the 7mm wsm

For 500 yards and in the 160 grain Nosler Accubond is hard to beat. It is fairly easy to load for and I had good luck with powders from 4831 to Ramshot Magnum in burn rates. I finally settled on the 180 berger in mine with a fairly stiff load of 7828.
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Old 10-31-2013, 08:16 AM
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Re: Looking for some help with the 7mm wsm

Retumbo, and fed 215 primers in mine running 168 bergers. This has been a deadly combination for elk, mulies, and whitetail over the last few years. I've killed elk and deer at ranges of 75- 750 yards with the same result each time...DRT!
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Old 11-05-2013, 03:35 PM
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Re: Looking for some help with the 7mm wsm

thanks guys for your help with my new gun good luck hunting
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Old 11-05-2013, 04:01 PM
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Re: Looking for some help with the 7mm wsm

180 Berger VLD and a max load of IMR7828 is what works for me. Whitetails go exactly 18" after the shot; straight DOWN!
Exit wounds are typically silver dollar size.
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