7mm-08 Quickload help

Discussion in 'Reloading' started by arroyobuck, May 26, 2012.

  1. arroyobuck

    arroyobuck Member

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    I would like to try some 120 grn TSX and RL17 and varget. Can someone run the numbers for me?

    22 inch barrel
    9 1/4 inch twist
    2.80 COL
    Remington primer

    I am interested in what the max loads are.

    Thanks!
     
  2. tomt

    tomt Well-Known Member

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    From the Barnes #4 manual
    Varget Min 42.0 gns. Max 44.0 gns.
     

  3. jimbires

    jimbires Well-Known Member

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    barnes # 28442 - TSX 120 BT , 22" bbl , 60191 MAX PSI

    RL17 , 47.1 gr ,3076FPS ,103.5% case fill , 60174PSI , MAX LOAD

    varget , 43.8 , 2991FPS , 104.3% case fill , 60101 PSI MAX LOAD
    43.9 , 60531 PSI OVER MAX DANGEROUS
     
  4. arroyobuck

    arroyobuck Member

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    appreciate it.