Re: Savage 111 LRH 6.5-284 Loading Questions
Shot another group today to confirm my load. I have to say, I couldn't be happier. I know it's hard to tell in the picture but I can assure you you there's 3 shots in that picture.
Gun: Savage 111 Long Range Hunter
Caliber: 6.5-284 Norma
Barrel: Stock Savage barrel 24" 26" at brake muzzle
Scope: Vortex Viper 6.5-20x44PA
Mount: Murphy Precision SS 20 MOA Cant
Rings: Leupold PRS Steel Rings
Bullet: Berger VLD Hunting 140 grain
B.C.: .313 G7
Powder: Hodgdon 4831SC 52.7 grains
Length: 3.2375" --0.01" Jam into lands
Best group 3 shots @ 100 yards = 0.17"
Picture: 3 shots @100 yards measuring 0.17"
*Note the picture shows up sideways on my iPad. Impact is at about 12:30 (200 yard zero)