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338 rum is rockin !

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Unread 09-21-2009, 01:01 AM
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Re: 338 rum is rockin !

Are you seeing any pressure signs with that load ?
Quickload puts your load at 76,338psi at a COAL of 3.60. That is with the bullet not touching the lands. If you have the 250gr SMK on the lands your pressures are almost 90,000psi.
Be careful.
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Unread 09-22-2009, 08:36 PM
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Re: 338 rum is rockin !

i have 0.070 jump at mag length.
quick load sucks.
alliants web site has the 95 grains as a max load published.

no flat primers, no pressure, no sticky bolt.
thought about up'n it a bit and seein what i can get outta her....
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