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Need Powder advice on 7MM WSM

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Unread 05-27-2009, 12:05 PM
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Need Powder advice on 7MM WSM

Hi,

Just got a 7MM WSM with 24" BBl. Wanted to shoot 160 gr. Accubonds.

Does anyone have any advice on what powder works with this combo?

Thanks,

Dee
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    Unread 05-27-2009, 02:48 PM
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    Re: Need Powder advice on 7MM WSM

    I'm using H1000 with Berger 168's and 180's.

    I'm sure you could use 4350 if you needed something faster burning.
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    Re: Need Powder advice on 7MM WSM

    My 7WSM loves H4831SC with the 160 grain accubonds. The H1000 was too slow in my 23 inch barrel Browning A-bolt.
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    Re: Need Powder advice on 7MM WSM

    I second the H4831sc.
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    Re: Need Powder advice on 7MM WSM

    I was using 4831sc also
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    Re: Need Powder advice on 7MM WSM

    H1000, 4831sc and RL 17 as well. Good luck finding any of these on the shelves! Gotta shoot what you can get these days.
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    Re: Need Powder advice on 7MM WSM

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    Hi,

    Just got a 7MM WSM with 24" BBl. Wanted to shoot 160 gr. Accubonds.

    Does anyone have any advice on what powder works with this combo?

    Thanks,

    Dee
    I know some are getting great results with 4831sc and 162 Amax's, So I'm sure that powder would do you justice with the 160 AB's.

    I am shooting H1000 along with 168 Bergers and it's good enough that I quit trying to better it.

    I still want to try the 162 Amax / 4831 combo, but just haven't got to it yet.
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