Any load data for 6.5 PRC and Winchester StaBALL 6.5 ball powder?

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RL 26 is pretty lackluster with the 123 AH. These were my results
 

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RL 26 is pretty lackluster with the 123 AH. These were my results
Thank you for that, that definitely saves me some effort as I was planning on loading some tomorrow night. The issue I’m running into is that I just don’t seem to be getting the velocity I expected out of them.

Hornady and Nosler data both have the 123/125s doing 3300+ with RL26 and being an AH I was expecting to get 3400 or so but I can’t seem to find a combo that will actually get there that doesn’t involve ADG brass and hot loads.
 

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No problem. I am also shooting a factory Mesa barrel and Nosler brass. I seemed to be seeing pressure before my friend with a Bergara with Hornady brass.
 

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Reloader 23 did well with the 124 Hammer Hunter in my 6.5 SAUM. Also in my 6.5 x 284. Might be worth a try with the 124 Absolutes.
 

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In looking at the burn rate chart in the Hornady 11th manual it shows way different rates than the Hodgdon one.
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Shane Lindsey

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I used the pretty color coded one and that was why I decided on the Staball 6.5 as it was just below H100v. On your chart is is significantly different.
 

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The 2020 color coded Hodgdon one is the one I typically use but the hornady one is vastly different for a bunch of the powders I use.
 
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