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  1. blackaj replied to the thread 300 Norma vs 300 Norma Imp.

    Please give us an update between the two Normas when you get them all set up.

    Feb 15, 2019 at 12:42 PM
  2. blackaj liked highdrum's post in the thread 300 Norma vs 300 Norma Imp.

    Ryan Pierce is building my rifle, he has the dies from whidden. He has pushed a 215 Berger as hard as 3275fps in lapua brass with N570....

    Feb 15, 2019 at 12:40 PM
  3. blackaj replied to the thread Is anyone shooting a 270?.

    Thanks I added it to the wifey's shopping cart, the 6mm is a 7 twist throated out a little for 115's, worked up a load a few weeks ago...

    Feb 15, 2019 at 12:36 PM
  4. blackaj liked codyadams's post in the thread Is anyone shooting a 270?.

    https://www.amazon.com/KAKOO-Drill-Micro-Drilling-Making/dp/B07GLYJ765/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1550247456&sr=8-3&keywords=wire+drill+bit+s...

    Feb 15, 2019 at 12:31 PM
  5. blackaj replied to the thread 300 Norma vs 300 Norma Imp.

    You're probably right I'm sure guys built them to hot rod. I spoke with a few guys on here about the 300 RUM when I was considering the...

    Feb 15, 2019 at 9:47 AM
  6. blackaj replied to the thread Is anyone shooting a 270?.

    I admittedly never drilled out any berger tips, I don't use them any more after penciling through my buck. I'm gonna try them in a 6mm...

    Feb 15, 2019 at 9:36 AM
  7. blackaj replied to the thread Is anyone shooting a 270?.

    I think you'll see failures with any bullet out there. Many (including myself) have seen the same issues you described with Bergers,...

    Feb 14, 2019 at 6:30 PM
  8. blackaj liked Raudy707's post in the thread Is anyone shooting a 270?.

    Thanks man! I will get back in the lab and keep shooting down range! Here's a 168 ABLR from a 250 lb boar at 789 yds. Recovered from...

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  9. blackaj replied to the thread Is anyone shooting a 270?.

    Well I can tell you from an 8 twist at 3000 fps from the muzzle .796 has held true for me. I've been shooting them extensively for close...

    Feb 14, 2019 at 1:57 PM
  10. blackaj attached a file to the thread barrel fluting?.

    Here's how my 7-300 WSM shoots after spiral fluting, 2" 3 shot group at 840 yards. Remington Varmint contour .700 at the muzzle, weighs...

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  11. blackaj liked codyadams's post in the thread Is anyone shooting a 270?.

    I totally understand accuracy comes first, but unless you have an 18" barrel, 2880 with a 168 is pretty darned slow in a 7 mag. With...

    Feb 14, 2019 at 7:52 AM
  12. blackaj liked therifleman556's post in the thread Is anyone shooting a 270?.

    I'm a 270 fan but you 7 mag should do 3100+ easily with RL 26 and 162/168gr bullets. Mine was pushing a hair over 3200 before I backed out.

    Feb 14, 2019 at 7:51 AM
  13. blackaj replied to the thread Is anyone shooting a 270?.

    I've killed more than a few critters with 270's and 7mm's, couldn't disagree more with that statement. Not trying to deter anyone from a...

    Feb 13, 2019 at 7:29 PM