30-06

Discussion in 'Reloading' started by jerryhk91, Jan 2, 2006.

  1. jerryhk91

    jerryhk91 Member

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    i am going to start loading some 165gr. sierra sbt gamekings and wondered what a good powder would be use,and a good load to start with . i am using a stainless ruger 77 mkll. thanks in advance.
     
  2. Bart B

    Bart B Well-Known Member

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    When the .30-06 was the only cartridge allowed in highpower competitions for normal courses of fire, IMR4064 was the powder of choice for the folks who shot the most accurate rifles and won most of the matches. I don't think anything will equal IMR4064 for accuracy.

    Full-length resize your cases and seat bullets as close to the lands as possible.