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Unread 11-11-2010, 11:17 AM
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Berger .338

Are any of you Pacific N.W. guys shooting Berger .338 bullet in a 1-10 twist barrell, Berger says they will do well out to 1000 or so, but that some are using 1-9 twist. Im a cheapskate and dont want to buy a box and find out. Berger is kind of conservative about what they say. But I also trust what they say about their product.
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    Unread 11-11-2010, 07:22 PM
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    Re: Berger .338

    They work great! I shoot them exclusively. I have shot them on many occassions to 2,060 yds. They fly straight.
    I'm shooting a 338 edge with 30" Pacnor barrel 1-10" twist @ 2,800 fps...
    I've shot on 2 different trips to the range I set up, 4" 3 shot groups @ 1,930 yds.
    The Best so far. But on one trip I got a second shot hit, middle low on the bullseye @ 2,060 yds. The rest of the 20 rnds. fired were either in the bull or still on the target. Target is 48"x48" with 24"x24" bull.
    I have a thread called "300 gr. Berger hybrid @ 1,930 yds." if you want to see pics...
    Anyhow, go ahead and shoot 'em! They're the most consistantly accurate bullet I've ever shot!
    Good luck!
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    Unread 11-15-2010, 11:02 AM
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    Re: Berger .338

    got 300 im going to be trying out of my edge as soon as kiff gets me my reamer
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    Unread 11-15-2010, 12:05 PM
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    Re: Berger .338

    The wizard of white city is pretty fast at getting your toys to you. I am looking forward to what you think. They sound real good to me. please include barrel twist, if possible chrono velocity
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