243 Win pushing 80 nosler...powder choice?

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  1. WEATHERBY460

    WEATHERBY460 Well-Known Member

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    What are some good powders and weights to use to push the nosler 80 grain in a 243 win...thanks
     
  2. backwoods83

    backwoods83 Well-Known Member

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    I seat 80grn NBTs at 2.850" oal and use 49grns Imr 4350 but work up to that, H4350 works good as well, H414 and W760 are good with CCI 250s as well.
     

  3. joseph

    joseph Well-Known Member

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    When you get a chance try Searra 85 gr. HPBT Gamekings or Matchkings. Boy do they shoot small groups.

    joseph
     
  4. newmexkid

    newmexkid Well-Known Member

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    I shoot 85 gr. Sierra HPBT using 44.5 grs.of 4831 in my rifle for little bitty groups.
     
  5. OKIE2

    OKIE2 Well-Known Member

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    I have had better accuracy with imr4064
     
  6. danj

    danj Well-Known Member

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    +1 on IMR 4064
     
  7. roninflag

    roninflag Well-Known Member

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    1- I4064 2-varget 3-I-4895
     
  8. Gene

    Gene Well-Known Member

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    Three good ones: Varget, Varget, Varget
     
  9. 7 loader

    7 loader Well-Known Member

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    Ahmen on varget. But try 41 gr RL 19 as a start and work up to about 42.2 max. works in my wifes as well. with about 90% load density.