Your Fav 6.5/284 pet load @ LR

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by Guest, Mar 22, 2004.

  1. Guest

    Guest Guest

    lookin for some pet loads from you vetren 6.5/284 users. LR loads using 140amax 142smks and 140smks. thanks for your time gentlemen

    4831 and RL22 powders?
     
  2. terry perkins

    terry perkins New Member

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    If you're thinking of trying H4831...I'm using 52 grains behind a 139 grain Scenar moly'd. Start a couple of grains lower and check for pressure signs. I am getting 3030 fps out of a 30" barrel. Also heard about 50 grains of H4350...start lower.

    later,
    Terry Perkins
     

  3. ewallace

    ewallace Well-Known Member

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    50.5g H4831SC with 140g Amax or 142g SMK I would start low and work up [​IMG]
    Crow Mag
     
  4. Guest

    Guest Guest

    ok thanks guys
     
  5. Brian Rybicky

    Brian Rybicky Well-Known Member

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    Jordan,

    Im using 47gr of 4350, I wouldnt go much higher, was getting a stiff bolt at 49gr in 10 below weather
     
  6. TOM H

    TOM H Well-Known Member

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    Use 50.5/R22 with 142 sierra gets 2852fps.
     
  7. jb1000br

    jb1000br Well-Known Member

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    48 h4350
    48 n160
    53 n165
    55 r25


    that is all i can remember.

    JB
     
  8. Guest

    Guest Guest

    thank you gentleman