Need advise...25 wssm

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by Doublezranch, Jan 14, 2014.

  1. Doublezranch

    Doublezranch Well-Known Member

    Mar 24, 2011
    Hey ladies and gents,

    Just scored a Winchester model 70 stealth in a 25 wssm. My plan is to make it into one kick tail antelope gun. What are you guys seeing for most accurate powder and bullet combos? I see that 4831 and the Hornady 117 seem to be the most popular. Let me hear your trials and tribulations with this caliber.
  2. Lefty7mmstw

    Lefty7mmstw Well-Known Member

    May 13, 2012
    pm me... I've been playing with this cal since '06.
  3. skyfish25

    skyfish25 Well-Known Member

    Sep 28, 2010
    I killed many whitetail with 117 SST and IMR 4350. I would try RL-17 if I was to start again with load development. Most likely Ramshot Hunter 2nd.

    It also shot the Speer 120 BTSP pretty well. Been shooting to many 6.5 and 7mm lately.

    Loaded the 100 gr Hornady SP for 14 year old. RL-15 I think. He shot a white tail at 125 yards.

    It was a Browning A-bolt.