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My Dad's 30/375 S.I. by Straight Shot Gunsmithing

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Re: My Dad's 30/375 S.I. by Straight Shot Gunsmithing

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I think am going to suspend load development for the 215s until after hunting season. I will just use my 210 ALR load i used in townsend. I want to use a higher magnification scope for load development and right now we dont have the funds to dump $750 on a scope until the house sells. I will sight in with a kahles 4-12 and use that for this hunting season.
Good Plan! After all, hunting is the end game, right?.......Rich
p.s Do you want me to send you a few SXR's to try?
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    Re: My Dad's 30/375 S.I. by Straight Shot Gunsmithing

    I would love to try some SXRs Rich.
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    I would love to try some SXRs Rich.
    I'll see if I can get some together in time to test them out.....Rich
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    Re: My Dad's 30/375 S.I. by Straight Shot Gunsmithing

    If not its no big deal, dont go out of your way.
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    Re: My Dad's 30/375 S.I. by Straight Shot Gunsmithing

    Finally got to test the 215 bergers in the 30/375 S.I. with H1000. I tested from 77-80 grains three shots each at 100 yards. The two obvious winners were 77.5 and 79 grains, which IIRC was the loads Rich found shot the best in his rifle. These were seated .042" off the lands. I will chrono both loads and check their velocity spreads. 77.5 was .352" CTC and 79 grains was .386 CTC. 77.5 is the first pic.
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    Re: My Dad's 30/375 S.I. by Straight Shot Gunsmithing

    Here is 79. Pics got flipped 90 counter clockwise for some reason.
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    Looks like it likes them. Want me to guess velocity?

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