870 in 338 Lapua and 250 gr MKs

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by c east, Jul 4, 2003.

  1. c east

    c east Well-Known Member

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    Whats your max load...can't find this combo in a loading man....Brass is Lapua..Primers CCI match...Trying to work up ladder loads and don't know where to stop and don't want to pull down alot of loads as My puller will not work with this round.....Load now is 95 grs of 870...No pressure..Thanks Honest Charlie

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  2. DANTEC

    DANTEC Well-Known Member

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    I load with 250 Lock base MOLY , 215 primer , Lapua Brass case trim to minimum
    104 gr of AA8700 and get 2950 fps

    probaly near max ( hot ?) but safe in my Fortmeier/ DAN TEC rifle with a 27 inch barrel 1 in 10

    good shooting

    DAN TEC
     

  3. c east

    c east Well-Known Member

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    Thanks I have a long way to go...I'll stop at 102 gr and do them one by one after that..