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22-350 1/10 best bullet/load

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Unread 12-08-2012, 09:58 PM
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22-350 1/10 best bullet/load

I have a newly built 22-250 26" barrel 1/10 twist, Timney Trigger 2.5 lbs Rem. 788 Action. Vortex scope.

Any suggestions on bullets and loads. Shoot a few targets but mostly interestred in coyotes and hopefully a wolf (two tags in my pocket) , I have some 50 gr Barnes VG and 75 gr Hornady A Max will the work?

Bought a couple boxes of 55 gr Winchester Ballistic silvertip bullets. They shot great < .5" group.
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Unread 12-08-2012, 10:13 PM
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Re: 22-350 1/10 best bullet/load

I shoot 55gr vmax bullets and imr 4064.excellent accuracy out of my m77 to 500 yrds.200 yrd coyotes drop right there,dead where they stand.
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Unread 12-09-2012, 04:39 PM
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Re: 22-350 1/10 best bullet/load

I'm running 69 sierra hpbt but mine is a 1 in 8 twist. This is best load I have come with to date. I will be trying 80 grain sierra in the spring.
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Unread 12-09-2012, 08:22 PM
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Re: 22-350 1/10 best bullet/load

53gr Vmax and CFE223 if you can get it, if not then I like Ramshot Biggame
Keep in mind the animals we shoot for food and display are not bullet proof. Contrary to popular belief, they bleed and die just like they did a hundred years ago. Being competent with a given rifle is far more important than impressive ballistics and poor shootability. High velocity misses never put a steak in the freezer.

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