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Reloading questions?

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Unread 07-14-2013, 05:16 PM
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Reloading questions?

Ive been loading up a new load 265 lrx 338 ultra .
86.6 gr rl 25 3 shot average 2792
87.0 gr rl 25 3 shot average 2721
my question is why if more powder did I loose velocity ?
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    Unread 07-14-2013, 07:30 PM
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    Re: Reloading questions?

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    Originally Posted by leadpillproductions View Post
    Ive been loading up a new load 265 lrx 338 ultra .
    86.6 gr rl 25 3 shot average 2792
    87.0 gr rl 25 3 shot average 2721
    my question is why if more powder did I loose velocity ?
    That .4 gr is a bit less than .5% of a large powder change. Three rounds means little, statistically speaking. The normal E.S. of the two charges probably over laps more than than the 71 fps difference you cite.
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