280 out to 1000 yards

Discussion in 'Long Range Hunting & Shooting' started by shooter65, Apr 29, 2009.

  1. shooter65

    shooter65 Well-Known Member

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    24'' barrel 9 twist.
    Looking for a good load. Bullet,powder, OAL.
     
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  2. kiwi3006

    kiwi3006 Well-Known Member

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    can't help you too much, I use a 7mm mag and I use the 162 a-max, BC of around 0.625. The other one to use might be the 168 Berger.
    Hope this gives you somewhere to start.

    Stu
     

  3. Tyler Kemp

    Tyler Kemp SPONSOR

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    180 Berger and RL 22 would probably be about best. OAL depends on your gun as does exact charge.