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Unread 04-19-2012, 07:56 PM
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Re: VLD seating depth poll

7mm rm 168 .10 in lands shoots 2950 @ .7 to .5 if I do my part! Pic is first time @1000
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    Re: VLD seating depth poll

    7mmRem Weatherby 168VLD 0.010 in the land
    Shoots 0.25 MOA @100yrds
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    Re: VLD seating depth poll

    Cooper 52 and savage LRH, both 6.5x284. 140 Hunting VLDs seated at .070"-.075" for both rifles. Velocities: 2990-Cooper, 2941-Savage

    Savage LRP in 260. 140 Target VLD's seated at the lands. Velocity 2820.

    All three rifles shoot .25MOA or better.
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    Re: VLD seating depth poll

    i am getting quite a few email questions. Here is a more comprehensive explanation about sorting bullets so that the seating depth is consistent every time despite variations in the bullet ogive. I use Berger 180 grain VLDs.

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    Re: VLD seating depth poll

    savage LRH 7mm rem mag 180 bergers 0.007 off the lands = 1 ragged hole @ 100 yards with a 3 shot group.
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    Re: VLD seating depth poll

    .010" off the lands in my 6.5WSM with Berger 140 grain VLD.
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    30cal 185g VLD .050 off the lands
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