Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Rifles, Reloading, Optics, Equipment > Reloading

Reloading Techniques For Reloading


Reply

Reloader 33 (Alliant) for "lesser" calibers [than 338]?

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #15  
Old 12-12-2013, 04:34 PM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Lake Fork, ID
Posts: 279
Re: Reloader 33 (Alliant) for "lesser" calibers [than 338]?

Have any of you guys got a chance to do some temp sensitive testing? I would love to get another 50-100 fps out of the EDGE but not with sensitive powder.
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 12-12-2013, 06:04 PM
Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 52
Re: Reloader 33 (Alliant) for "lesser" calibers [than 338]?

I am getting 3,114FPS with 79.5gr of RL-33 in my 7mm Rem Mag with 168gr Nosler Accubond LR's.

Couldn't be happier!
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 12-13-2013, 08:42 AM
Banned
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: North Platte, Nebraska
Posts: 122
Re: Reloader 33 (Alliant) for "lesser" calibers [than 338]?

Quote:
Originally Posted by Ingwe View Post
I am getting 3,114FPS with 79.5gr of RL-33 in my 7mm Rem Mag with 168gr Nosler Accubond LR's.

Couldn't be happier!
That is pretty good. Does that load completely fill the case? I wonder how it would do with a 160 Partition?
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 12-13-2013, 09:55 AM
Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 52
Re: Reloader 33 (Alliant) for "lesser" calibers [than 338]?

It's something like 105% compression load but the bullets seat with no problem

I use a 4" drop tube
Reply With Quote
  #19  
Old 12-13-2013, 10:33 AM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: West Central Idaho
Posts: 1,126
Re: Reloader 33 (Alliant) for "lesser" calibers [than 338]?

Quote:
Originally Posted by benchracer View Post
I have been wondering if RL33 would offer any advantages over Retumbo in a .264 Winchester Magnum. Haven't seen any for sale yet, so haven't had the chance to try it. Also haven't seen anything posted by anyone else about trying this powder in .264WM. Though Retumbo and H1000 are known to work well in 6.5-284, I am thinking RL-33 would be too slow for that cartridge. Thoughts anyone?

I am planning to buy the latest version of Quickload soon. Does anyone know if RL33 has been incorporated in QL yet?
RL33 is listed in the latest versions of Quickload at least in the one I use.
__________________
Jim



There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man. Sir Winston Churchill.

Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom. Einstein
Reply With Quote
  #20  
Old 12-13-2013, 10:51 AM
Gold Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 891
Re: Reloader 33 (Alliant) for "lesser" calibers [than 338]?

Quote:
Originally Posted by kcebcj View Post
RL33 is listed in the latest versions of Quickload at least in the one I use.
COOOOOL! That's good to know. Thank you!
Reply With Quote
  #21  
Old 12-13-2013, 12:35 PM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Alaska
Posts: 3,495
Re: Reloader 33 (Alliant) for "lesser" calibers [than 338]?

Quote:
Originally Posted by Ingwe View Post
I am getting 3,114FPS with 79.5gr of RL-33 in my 7mm Rem Mag with 168gr Nosler Accubond LR's.
How long is your barrel?
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:36 AM.


Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC