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powders for 300 WSM

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Unread 11-15-2008, 03:29 PM
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Re: powders for 300 WSM

Did you mean not as slow as RL25 maybe? H1000 is slower than RL22.
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    Unread 11-15-2008, 08:02 PM
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    Re: powders for 300 WSM

    Alliant Powder: Reloder 17

    Smokeless Short Magnum Rifle

    With Reloder 17 reloaders have a powder that meters easy and consistently while providing maximum velocity even in extreme weather.
    This consistent performance is what reloaders have come to expect from Alliant Powder - and Reloder 17 doesn't disappoint.
    Designed for short magnum case capacity
    Similar burn speed to IMR 4350
    Meters easily and consistently
    Consistent maximum velocity in extreme weather conditions
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    Unread 11-16-2008, 12:40 AM
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    Re: powders for 300 WSM

    I had good luck with should give that a try. i got good velocity and accuracy with it
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    Unread 11-16-2008, 07:07 AM
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    Re: powders for 300 WSM

    Give Ramshot Hunter a try, excellent powder for the 300wsm.
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    Unread 11-16-2008, 12:54 PM
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    Re: powders for 300 WSM

    I have had excellent luck with H4831SC in terms of accuracy and pretty decent velocity. I am running these out of a 15" barrel though so I am somewhat inclined to try a little faster powder to try to maintain accuracy and improve the velocity a bit.
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    Unread 11-20-2008, 07:45 PM
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    Re: powders for 300 WSM

    I just ran some Barnes 168TTSX with RL 17 at 3351 fps and single digit ES and SD and sub .5 MOA accuracy.

    Tested out on MO whitetails this week also.

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    Unread 11-21-2008, 08:04 AM
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    Re: powders for 300 WSM

    I have had great luck with 180 gr AB and 69.0 grs. of Supreme 780. Another great recipe is 70.0 grs of Vit N560 with the same bullet.
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