338 lapua mag starter load

Discussion in 'Reloading' started by Gernest2, Oct 26, 2013.

  1. Gernest2

    Gernest2 Member

    Jul 28, 2013
    I'm going to be helping my brother get into reloading with his 338 lapua savage 110ba. To start he's got lapua brass, Fed 215M primers, H1000 powder, and hornady 285gr bullets. Going with mag length, but does anyone have a good starter point with the powder? I was looking at the Hornady reloading manual and the charges they say to start with to the top end is around a 20 gr difference. I just wanted to narrow it down a little, supply's for the lapua aren't cheap don't want to waste anymore than we need to. Thanks in advance
  2. varmintH8R

    varmintH8R Well-Known Member

    Dec 12, 2011