elevation effects on powder?

Discussion in 'Reloading' started by Tryn4sub, Mar 14, 2009.

  1. Tryn4sub

    Tryn4sub Member

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    I live in north Ga, elevation here at lake lanier is 1071. Does elevation play a big part in accuracy?? Im a 308 man. what powder should i start with? several to choose from. 20' bull barrel on LTR
     
  2. Buffalobob

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    Elevation does not affect powder.

    For a 308 and midweight bullets, Varget is usually very accurate.