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First harvest for my new 300...

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Unread 10-15-2013, 08:00 AM
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Re: First harvest for my new 300...

Originally Posted by jskmtd View Post
Thanks for the kind words guys. The wind can be tough on us at times, but I thought I had it pegged or I would have passed on the shot. So more practice I guess, I just hope berger starts cranking out the 215's, because I only have a few hundred left.
I really like the 215's and I am think if I had done my part the buck would not have needed a second shot. I settled on winchester brass with 76 grains of h-1000 federal 215 primers with the 215 bergers seated 0.040 off of the lands. It holds 1/2 moa out to 1200 yards if I do my part.

Don't be too hard on yourself, sh** happens and sometimes you just don't know and can't explain things. In any case, you had a great time and got a really really nice muley. If you get in a bind for the 215's, call me.

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Unread 10-15-2013, 09:19 AM
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Re: First harvest for my new 300...

Thanks for the compliment on the deer. I'm really happy with him and very glad I ended up getting him. If I get too low on the 215's I will give you a call.
Thanks again,
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Unread 10-17-2013, 09:27 PM
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Re: First harvest for my new 300...

Great story, hunt and buck....way to go

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