338-06 reloading

Discussion in 'Reloading' started by Sikadog, Dec 2, 2013.

  1. Sikadog

    Sikadog Active Member

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    Does anyone have a pet load for either Varget or Ramshot Magnum for 200-225-250grn bullets
     
  2. TJAY

    TJAY Well-Known Member

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    55 gr. Varget and 200 gr. bullets shoot very well in my 338-06. Best was with 200 Nosler ballistic tips. I did not chrono this load. Also IMR4007 works very well. RS Magnum is to slow burning for good results.
     

  3. alaska

    alaska Well-Known Member

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    The best powder I have used in the 338-06 is Reloader 17

    225gr
    61.0 of RL 17
    WLRM mag primer
    WW brass

    2700 FPS in WBY with 24"
    Excellent Accuarcy