7mm-08 and IMR 8208 xbr

Discussion in 'Reloading' started by smitty55, Feb 25, 2013.

  1. smitty55

    smitty55 New Member

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    Has anyone used Imr 8208 in there 7mm-08???
     
  2. 7stw

    7stw Well-Known Member

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    8208 is probably one of the best powders you can use in a 7-08. I also use it in my 308, and 22-250. That 8208 is amazing stuff, as it as actually a benchrest powder resurrected by the Hogdon company, which owns IMR.
     

  3. smitty55

    smitty55 New Member

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    thank you for the info would you have any load data. I usually use varget but Iam almost out and none to be found, I have read about the 8208 and it really interested me. Thanks again!!!
    Smitty
     
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    7stw Well-Known Member

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    What weight bullet? Otherwise, you can go on Hodgdon's website.
     
  5. smitty55

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    I want to shoot barnes 120s or 140s , new bullets for me, I did not like the 140 sierra pro hunters, shot well just did not give me the performance i wanted thanks
    smitty