7mm weatherby & 180 eld-m data

fisherman983

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Going to start loading for a friend and looking for suitable combos for his rifle.
Don' have a new manual
Thanks
 

cape cove

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The factory 7mm Weatherby rifles come with a 1/10 twist which isn't fast enough to stabalize this bullet. In fact most of the 175 gr high BC bullets and even some of the 168's won't shoot with the 1/10 twist. If your friend has a custom barrel then determine the twist before you purchase bullets.
 

fisherman983

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The factory 7mm Weatherby rifles come with a 1/10 twist which isn't fast enough to stabalize this bullet. In fact most of the 175 gr high BC bullets and even some of the 168's won't shoot with the 1/10 twist. If your friend has a custom barrel then determine the twist before you purchase bullets.
It's a factory weatherby accumark so whatever they come with. If assume 1/10?
 

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