338 lapua

Discussion in 'Reloading' started by fourdig, Dec 15, 2012.

  1. fourdig

    fourdig New Member

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    hi everyone just wanting to know if anyone out there has some loads for the 338 lapua with a 300 gr bullet
     
  2. Broz

    Broz Well-Known Member

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    Start with 88 gr of H-1000 and work up. Depending on your rifle and lot of powder you have you should fine a sweet spot around 90 to 92 gr. But as always, work up to this.

    Lapua Brass and a CCI 250 M primer.

    Seat a 300 Berger .015" off the lands and fine tune from there.

    Jeff
     

  3. green 788

    green 788 Well-Known Member

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    89.3 grains of Retumbo in Lapua brass works in all the 338 LM's we've tried it in. using 300 grain Matchkings or Bergers...

    Dan
     
  4. fourdig

    fourdig New Member

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    Thanks what kind of groups have you guys shot with those loads, i have been playing with the retumbo sitting at 86 gn shooting around 2550 fps, Have you heard of any other loads that might work thanks a bunch