105 lapua scenar

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by Jimm, Jul 11, 2005.

  1. Jimm

    Jimm Writers Guild

    Jun 12, 2007
    Hey guys ,

    I've always used Nosler or Sierra bullets in the past. However, I decided to experiment further and ordered some Lapua 105 Scenars to try out in a Schnieder barreled 7.5 twist5c .243 AI. Well, they came today so I sat down to do alittle comparing.

    Holy mackerel Andy ! These things are downright boring to play with !

    I got tired of weighing bullets that 90% are the same and the other 10 are just 1 gr. off.

    I guess the biggest thing I noticed is that the meplats are so uniform. I did not run them in a comparator because the ones I have are too subject to operator error ,just not repeatable enough to feel like you have accomplished anything by measuring .

    Soon as I load them up and shoot the m out I'll pass on what I think I know /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/laugh.gif

  2. jb1000br

    jb1000br Well-Known Member

    Jul 8, 2003
    I have found the same thing -- checked bearing surface for 200 and quit, cause they were all the same /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif