300 wm

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by john south, Feb 16, 2012.

  1. john south

    john south Member

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    Hello all ,just got a new used rifle,Rem 700BDL,and was wondering what powder would get the best velocity with acc. will be shooting a180gr.bullet
     
  2. kcebcj

    kcebcj Well-Known Member

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    4350 or 4831 is a good place to start.
     

  3. MTBULLET

    MTBULLET Well-Known Member

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    rl-22 works best for me in 300WM w/180gr sierra spbt.
     
  4. 4bycamper

    4bycamper Well-Known Member

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    +1

    But watch out for freezing temperatures. RL 22 will loose a lot of velocity
    as compared to 70*F.
     
  5. outofayr

    outofayr Well-Known Member

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    RL-22 and H1000 work best for me with any 180 gr pill I've tried.
     
  6. wadevb1

    wadevb1 Well-Known Member

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    Rl-22
     
  7. john south

    john south Member

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    what kind of velocity can I get with the 180 gr bulletand rl22 powder.and do you need a mag. primer?
     
  8. baldhunter

    baldhunter Well-Known Member

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    With 77.5grs of Reloader-22,Win Large Rifle Mag Primer,180gr bullet,I get 3100fps.
     
  9. dragman

    dragman Well-Known Member

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    75.6 grains of reloader 22 with winchester brass and a 215M federal primer and I am getting 3130fps out of my 27 7/8th's inch Krieger shooting a 185 grain berger hybrid target.
     
  10. Long Time Long Ranger

    Long Time Long Ranger Well-Known Member

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    86 grains magpro with a cci 250 primer is a good load with the 180 grain bullet.
     
  11. john south

    john south Member

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    Thanks to every one ,this will come in handy