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WARNING - Approach maximum loads with caution (Berger Bullets Reloading Manual 1st Edition) Be Alert: Publisher cannot be responsible for errors in published load data. Wt. .308 Winchester (155/155.5 GR Berger Bullets Data) reloading data with 32 loads. Using bullets from Berger , Berger. Powders include Hodgdon, IMR, Norma, Vihtavuori, Ramshot ....

Winchester had a crafty, two-pronged strategy for the .243 Win., and it worked. Winchester thought of the .243 Win. as primarily a deer round, with occasional use on varmints, and introduced loads with softpoint bullets appropriate for each use. The deer load had a 100-grain bullet at a listed 3,070 fps and an 80-grain varmint load at 3,500 fps.Sep 26, 2011 · Barrel is a 26" Barlein 5R 1-11.25 twist with a little over 7500 rounds on it. Work up both powders and a 190 SMK in 1 gr. increments, plotted the data and put a trend line to it. The powders give the following velocities at 62,000 psi: Varget: 2768 fps. AR Comp: 2706 fps. AR Comp seems to be faster buring.Wondering, "Where can I load my Chime Card?" We list your fee-free, in-person, and online options for adding money. You can load cash onto your Chime Card at over 90,000 retail loc...Load Data. WARNING: The task of reloading center fire metallic cartridges should only be undertaken by someone familiar with reloading procedures. One must observe all possible safety precautions and practices in accordance with proper handling of any explosive. ... .308 diameter, 152 grain Controlled Chaos Bullets (50 count) 30-06 Springfield ...The absolute best loads for my old Tikka Scout 308 were... 100-200 yard paper punching: 44gr Varget, Win brass, Fed 210M primer, 168 AMAX or BTHP, 2.820" 600+ steel: 45.0-45.5gr Varget, Lapua brass, Fed 215M primer, SMK 155 Palma, 2.820" <-- yes, 215M large rifle 'mag' primer Both averaged 0.4" groups at 100 yards and 1.1" at 200 yards.be nessary. I would use or sell the 215s and stay with the standard Large rifle primers you are using now. for the 308. It is not unusual for standard deviations to go up and velocities to go down with this combination. (308 and Magnum primers + faster burning powders). Stay with what you have developed for your 308.Reloading Depot. Sniper’s Hide is a community of Snipers of all kinds, focusing on long range shooting, accuracy, and ballistics. Founded by Frank Galli in 2000, Sniper’s Hide has been offering informational videos, podcasts, and other support to its users in one location. Forum Statistics.Re: 308 165 gr. SGK with Varget. I have loaded 46gr of varget with that bullet at 2.790coal. This was in a short barreled savage.Becareful and work up to this, load is on hot side. BTW that same load under a 168barnes ttsx bullet has showed better results on deer for us. the barnes load will shoot around .5moa at 100yds( 5 shot groups), the ...Re: .308 SIE 175 --- Varget or IMR 8208 XBR. 46.5gr of Varget with 175SMK's with CCI br2 primers. it shoots around 2720fps and is actually more accurate for me than my lower fps rounds. Out of a 1 in 12" twist stock 700 police barrel. Sub 1/2 MOA with the bullet seated .001 inch off the rifling, COL 2.920".Reloading Costs Calculator; Case Crimp Calculator; Energy, Momentum, Power Factor, and Taylor Knock-out Calculators ... Hodgdon Varget. Improved Military Rifle IMR 3031. Improved Military Rifle IMR 4007 SSC. ... Diameter: 0.308" Powder: IMR 8208 XBR (Improved Military Rifle) Primer: WIN WLR Case: WIN.I have two loads with Varget that worked very well in my Savage 10FP in 308. 168gr Match bullet 44gr Varget 42gr Varget 41.5gr IMR4895 is a long established service rifle match load as previously stated. Works terrific from my M1a service rifle. _____BTW the two best powders I've found for the .308 is 4895 and 4064. Varget and AA2460 also perform well. The burn rates for the 4 powders are all very close. The standard load to duplicate the Military M-118 Match round is 42.5 grains of 4895. This load uses a 168 grain BTHP.SHOOTERS WORLD RELOADING GUIDE [email protected] ShootersWorldSC.com. 2 ... Precision S062 VARGET® IMR 4320 ... .308 Winchester, 7.62mm, 6.8 SPC, .30-30 Winchester. This propellant is cleaner than 748, BLC(2), H335, surplus WC 844, and has high util-ity. It can meet 55 and 62-grain 5.56mm velocityI prefer RL-15 over Varget for my 175MK load out of my 308. While I do use Varget for other loads, RL-15 works best for me behind the 175MK. I'm getting 2821fps, ES-5, SD-1.9 with my last time through the chrono. I haven't been able to get that speed or consistency with Varget. RL-15 doesn't work so well for me with the lighter 155gr. bullets.Building a Custom Remington 700 .308 Tactical Rifle; How to cut and crown a rifle barrel and install a brake; Troubleshooting a .308 rifle; I selected long proven match quality components: 175-grain Sierra Matchking (SMK) bullets, Lapua brass, Hodgdon Varget powder, Reloader 15 powder and Wolf large rifle primers.So new rifle in 308 and get to start the ladder load process all over. 26" barrel, 1:10 bolt gun Lapua brass, new Federal match primers Sierra 175gr HPBT Varget Forster press, Redding die, Chargemaster powder throw. Been stalking the forums and seems I'm seeing listed charges from 43.1gr to 45gr behind 175gr SMK.The two characteristics of shot that change reloading data are shot hardness and density. ... Varget® Winchester 748 BL-C(2) H335 IMR 4198 H322® H4895: CFE 223 Varget® IMR 4895 IMR 8208 XBR BL-C(2) Reloading the .308 Winchester. The .308 Winchester is not only a historic battlefield caliber, it is an established match caliber and one of the ...The Hide Armory. Reloading Depot. Sniper’s Hide is a community of Snipers of all kinds, focusing on long range shooting, accuracy, and ballistics. Founded by Frank Galli in 2000, Sniper’s Hide has been offering informational videos, podcasts, and other support to its users in one location. Forum Statistics.Re: Best .308 Loads 155 Grain Bullets. 47gr of Varget under the Berger 155.5 Fullbore is the only thing my rifle eats. That is also using Federal match brass and primers are good till at least 8 loads, never had Federal last longer than that regardless of the load. Pulling 2900fps from a 26" tube.Bart B. May 26, 2018. #2. IMR4064 was the favorite when 308's were king of the XTC mountain. 42.X grain range did well. I'd load 42.5 grains which all my barrels liked with 185 grain Lapua match bullets. I used 43.0 with 180's and 42.0 with 190's. Half grain less in cases weighing 165 grains or more.Actually ALL 30 cal. bullets are .308 in diameter. * #2400, Reloader 7, 11, 12, and 15 are products of Alliant (formerly Hercules) Powders. H380, H450, H4350 and H4895 are products of Hodgdon Powders. IMR 3031 and IMR 4895 are products of IMR (formerly DuPont) Powder Company. A#2230, and A#2460 are products of Accurate Arms Company WMR, WSF ...Remarks: maximum; COAL: 2.715". .308 Winchester (Barnes Reloading Manual #4) Barnes Load Data reloading data with 152 loads. Using bullets from Barnes TSX FB, Barnes TSX BT, Barnes MPG FB, Barnes TSX BT or MRX BT, Barnes TSX BT, MRX BT or BND SPIT, Barnes RN Solid. Powders include Accurate, Ramshot, IMR, Hodgdon, …The Hide Armory. Reloading Depot. Sniper’s Hide is a community of Snipers of all kinds, focusing on long range shooting, accuracy, and ballistics. Founded by Frank Galli in 2000, Sniper’s Hide has been offering informational videos, podcasts, and other support to its users in one location. Forum Statistics.cartridge to the sporting public as the 308 Winchester. Initially, the 308 was chambered in the bolt action Model 70 rifle. Since then, the cartridge has ... RELOADING MANUAL• 5TH EDITION 308 Winchester continued Powder /Velocity 2700 2800 2900 3000 3100 ... Varget 38.5 40.0 41.5 43.0 IMR-4064 37.6 39.2 40.9 42.5 43.5The Berger Bullets 1st Edition Reloading Manual is now available! Interested in improving accuracy and performance for bullets firing out of your rifle? Look no further than the Berger Bullets Reloading Manual. ... 308 Winchester 30-06 Springfield 300 Winchester Short Magnum 300 Winchester Magnum 300 Remington Ultra Magnum 30 Nosler. 338 Caliber;Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand. Jan 29, 2012. #10. I have just made up a load with 45.5gns of ADI AR2208 (similar to varget and IMR 4320) with 168gn A-Max's and this shot 7.8mm groups (0.3"). Have not tried on game yet but have heard the A-Max performs well. And have used the 162gn A-max in 7mm rem mag with good success out to 600yards.But my go-to load in 155 is: 155 Scenar, Win case. CCI 200 primer. 47.8 gr Varget. 2.948 OAL -- 0.015 jump. MV 2925-2950 fps. 30.5 MoA to 1000 yards -1 at 105dF +2 at 32dF. Edited to add: this load is right on the sane edge of pressure, start low, and work up slowly watching pressure signs along the way.I want to use Varget to make my reloading life simpler since I already use Varget in 223. The rounds I went to test today were: Hornady 150gr FMJ w/Cann. Hornady 308 Match Brass. OAL - 2.74. Varget. Win LRP. and the results I got from the chrono graph were a bit lower than I was expecting for the powder charges and OAL I had the rounds …Help with Hornady an SMK seating bullets for .308 an 300WM. I have a question about the brass and bullets, I use FC & Horandy brass for my Remington 700 - 308 and 300 WM. Question is, I resize an trim the brass IAW the technical data for 308 which is trimmed to 2.005" an 300WM is trimmed to 2.610". Using Hornady bullets 220gr & 178gr ELD-X and ...Here is detailed OCW testing/load data for 308 using Lapua small primer brass and 175smk and 175 TMK. 308win Bartlein 5R vs Krieger 4 Groove Accuracy Testing. So some of you may have seen the debate a few …Hodgdon Varget Load Data is a very fast burning powder that will improve bench or range accuracy and will also translate to cleaner kills for hunting. Hodgdon Varget Smokeless Powder is an excellent choice for .22-250 Remington, .223 Remington, .308 Winchester, and .375 H&H. Works very well in extreme temperature spreads of 0°F to 125°F.Sniper's Hide is a community of Snipers of all kinds, focusing on long range shooting, accuracy, and ballistics. Founded by Frank Galli in 2000, Sniper's Hide has been offering informational videos, podcasts, and other support to its users in one location. Forum Statistics. Threads. 475,308.41 gr, good load as well, good accuracy. 42 gr, getting to heavy loads, accuracy declining. military loading of 175gr shows 46gr of WC846 (slower burning) I'm current using just under 40 gr, @ 39.8gr it's giving an easy kick, and good accuracy out to 200yds which is the max at my range.Sep 9, 2013 · Sep 9, 2013. #2. varget and 308 loads. Look in the .308 loads section. They're all there. 42-45 is the spread, depending on chamber and seating depth. If your rifle doesn't shoot well with any reasonable Varget load you have a gun problem. Personally, I would also try 4895 and BLC(2) in a 20" barrel, but Varget will work fine.Re: Benchmark Powder for .308 Benchmark seems to be one of the best powders for bullets in the 150-155 range for my 308. For some reason, everyone insists on using Varget with the lighter bullets but my experience has been better results such as lower spreads, higher velocities and far better accuracy with Benchmark.cartridge to the sporting public as the 308 Winchester. Initially, the 308 was chambered in the bolt action Model 70 rifle. Since then, the cartridge has ... RELOADING MANUAL• 5TH EDITION 308 Winchester continued Powder /Velocity 2700 2800 2900 3000 3100 ... Varget 38.5 40.0 41.5 43.0 IMR-4064 37.6 39.2 40.9 42.5 43.5Group #1 (top left) shot at 300 yards prone, bipod and sand sock = .35 moa with my 308 tactical today. The load was 45.8 varget in winchester brass and primer loaded to 2.825" OAL. top right was 46g @ 2.825, lower left 45.8 @ 2.815" and a poorly executed Group lower right 46g @ 2.815" may last two were called low right and high left so it may be worth another look but I am liking that first group1,888. 85. Feb 25, 2010. #6. Re: 308 with 110 vmax's. I use 48.0 gr. of Varget and get around 3200 fps out of a 26" bbl. Accuracy is excellent. You might also want to look at the Speer 125 TNT. Its also a great varmint round. 48.5 gr. Varget gives me a little over 3100 fps. This is with Lapua brass and 210M primers.73. North East Alabama. Dec 22, 2009. #8. Re: .308 favorite accuracy loads. To get the same results I get with 44.8 of Varget I use 43.6 of the RL15, produces identical speeds and accuracy out of my Savage 10FCP with the 175 SMK's, Lapua brass, with Federal 210M primers, runs around 2710fps over my Chrony.Reloading for gas-operated semi-autos is a bit more demanding than the same process in a bolt-action rifle. ... port pressure problems need never become an issue. With the 308 Winchester/7.62mm NATO in the M14 family (or in M1 Garands rebarreled to the smaller cartridge) or with the 30-06 in the M1, this means sticking to those powders in ...WARNING - Approach maximum loads with caution (Berger Bullets Reloading Manual 1st Edition) Be Alert: Publisher cannot be responsible for errors in published load data. Wt. .308 Winchester (168 GR Berger Bullets Data) reloading data with 42 loads. Using bullets from Berger. Powders include Hodgdon, IMR, Norma, Accurate, Vihtavuori, Ramshot ...146. Location. New Mexico. Nov 29, 2019. #1. Working up a load for my 308 using 168 TTSX, Peterson 308 Win Match Brass and Varget. The manual shows 44.5 to be max but I'm getting compressed loads at 42g. This is my first batch of varget or Peterson so im hoping someone can lend some advice. The book isnt showing this to be a compressed load.Varget is still my 308 powder and its great, but AA2520 is cheaper, available at numerous places, flows like water, and you get higher velosity. ... complicated it a bit. With several pounds of 4064 on hand, and load data for all the rifle calibers I own available for it; I was good. Then the progressive loader got set up and the .223 shooting ....308" 30 Match BTHP Weight (grains) 168 Ballistic Coefficient 0.534 Sectional Density 0.253 ... †Alliant AR-Comp Federal Federal 210 39.2 2570 43.3 C †Hodgdon Varget IMI Commercial CCI 200 42.0 2566 46.0 Vihtavuori N150 IMI Commercial CCI 200 43.0 2433 47.0 C ... Refer to the current SPEER® Reloading Manual for handloading instructions. BePosted By: lynntelk Re: Universal all-around pet load for the .308 and 150 gn bullet - 06/14/21. Actually the super secret load is 47 gr Varget in a Hornady case using Federal 210M primers pushing a 150 gr Barnes TTSX, but don't tell anyone. Mine is right at 2894 fps at 2780' elevation.Check out the weather forecast without worrying you're being tracked and your data is being sold. Weather apps are notoriously easy to build and extremely difficult to police. Any ...Hodgdon Varget Powder is an excellent choice for .22-250 Remington, .223 Remington, .308 Winchester, and .375 H&H. Works very well in extreme temperature spreads of 0°F to 125°F. Specifications and Features: varget powder for sale is quickly ignited and a very fast burning, clean powder. It ensures better accuracy on the range a good clean ...Re: .308 Varget/GameKing load I have not worked up a 308 gas load. Check out the load section (sub-forum at the top of the reloading forum)for LOTs of 308/Varget recipies. Not many for gamekings, but should get you in the ballpark. I dont know anyone that uses Sierra data, they seem to be extremely conservative or else we …One industry source suggested that the lighter (125/130-grain) jacketed bullets loaded to at least 2,100 fps should be satisfactory. Another suggested substituting 150-grain bullets designed for the .30-30 WCF in the .308 Win. to at least 2,000 fps and restricting the range to 150 yards, i.e., typical Eastern woods conditions.Remington 700 Varmint, 26" 1:12 Twist. Once Fired Federal Brass. Federal Rifle Primers. 42.5gr of IMR 4895. 175gr SMK. Seat to 2.801. If brass is long, trim to 2.010. No neck tension. 8 rd group [what I had leftover] last week was .602 CTC at 106yds, after finally clearing a 20 Dot Drill..308" 30 SPFN Hot-Cor® 30 ... Hodgdon Varget IMI Commercial CCI 200 43.0 2663 47.0 C Vitavouri N140 Federal Federal 210 41.9 2653 46.5 C Vihtavuori N135 IMI Commercial CCI 200 42.0 2635 46.0 C ... Refer to the current SPEER® Reloading Manual for handloading instructions. Be125gr. Spitzer 2.750". POWDER POWDER CHG. MUZZLE VEL. LOAD DENSITY TYPE GRS. F.P.S. (VOLUME) All cartridge measurements are SAAMI maximum and due to variations from manufacturers actual measurements may vary " Because Nosler, Inc. has no control over the actual components selected, the manner in which they are assembled or the condition of ...4852 posts · Joined 2012. #5 · Jan 21, 2016. Unfortunately, every rifle is going to have it's sweet load. In mine the best Varget load with 168 gr SMK's was 44.1 gr. With the CFE223 loads around 48 gr worked well. A note on CFE223, it's a powder that tends to build peak pressures rather quickly. During load workup make sure to decrease your ...

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That Select Filter by Cartridge or Powder to get started. 2. Select other category options to refine your search. 3. Select the "Get Load Data" button to view results. The load data will populate in the field below. If selections are changed, please select the button again to refresh. Grs. Grs.Do have it bracketed with good loads for 125 & 150/155 gr bullets, using Varget or RL-15. Both work well. There are so many good powders for the .308 Win, that it sometimes seems hard to make a recommendation. I typically use Varget or RL-15, but many others work well. IMR4064 is an old favorite. H4895 can be superb as well.Tried the 178 ELDX in my GAP 10 .308 20" bbl 1:11.25 twist, suppressed (Ultra7) using Varget. Best load I ended up with was 42.4 gr giving me 2510 fps, SD of 6 fps and 1/2" MOA at 200 yds. Used Lapua brass, 210M primers with a COAL 2.790 to meet mag requirements. With the suppressor, the load is a bit hot and leaves slight marks on the case head.

How Aug 10, 2020. #5. My Rem 700 308 shoots very well with the 150 Sierra Pro Hunter bullet behind 4064, Varget, and / or H4895. However I know a few shooters that love R15 in the 308 so it should work quite well. I would go to the published data, preferably Sierra, and start there working my way up.308 Shooter's Guide for .308 Winchester and .308 Win shooting, reloading, and 30-cal accuracy. Bullets, powder, brass, accurate loads. ... I have to say that my tikka 308 did not shoot well with Varget or any of the "traditional" 308 powders. Tried 4 or 5 and not much would group well. CFE 223 shot the best so far. 165 accubonds and 168 bergers ...Sep 26, 2011 · Barrel is a 26" Barlein 5R 1-11.25 twist with a little over 7500 rounds on it. Work up both powders and a 190 SMK in 1 gr. increments, plotted the data and put a trend line to it. The powders give the following velocities at 62,000 psi: Varget: 2768 fps. AR Comp: 2706 fps. AR Comp seems to be faster buring.

When Then I consulted Ramshot's older Load Guide Edition III because it lists TAC loads for the .308 Winchester covering bullet weights between 125 and 200 grains. I extrapolated a load for the Barnes 110-grain Triple-Shock and 140-grain RRLP bullets and selected midrange loads for all the other bullet weights - with the exception of the 180 ...168 berger vld hunting over 42 grains of varget in 118lr brass #34 primer I shot a sub inch 480yd group dead on the cross of the plate. 2850fps in my rifle less than 1" of vertical@ 700. This is as far as I have shot on paper. I can hit a 12"plate @ 1100 over 80% on my own and even higher with a good spotter calling my wind.Varget is an extruded propellant in the Hodgdon line of Extreme series of powders. ... matches. Outstanding performance and velocity can be obtained in such popular cartridges as the 22-250 Remington, 308 Winchester, 30-06, 375 H&H and many more. ... In the last year, it’s been a challenge to locate reloading supplies. But I’ve ……

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joy ride 2023 showtimes near cinemark downey and xd Sep 30, 2019 · Handloading the 308. The 308 Winchester handloader has a lot of component bullets to choose from. The author used bullets weighing from 150 to 190 grains for this report. Last year I prepared a review on reloading the 223 Remington for a typical bolt action and an AR rifle. It was a pleasurable and rewarding effort.WARNING - Approach maximum loads with caution (Berger Bullets Reloading Manual 1st Edition) Be Alert: Publisher cannot be responsible for errors in published load data. Wt. .308 Winchester (175 GR Berger Bullets Data) reloading data with 36 loads. Using bullets from Berger. Powders include Accurate, IMR, Hodgdon, Vihtavuori, Norma, Winchester ... labcorp in pennsylvania30 day forecast panama city beach fl Sep 9, 2013 · Sep 9, 2013. #2. varget and 308 loads. Look in the .308 loads section. They're all there. 42-45 is the spread, depending on chamber and seating depth. If your rifle doesn't shoot well with any reasonable Varget load you have a gun problem. Personally, I would also try 4895 and BLC(2) in a 20" barrel, but Varget will work fine.Relative Burn Rate: 4 (0 ... slow| 10 ... fast) Weapon Use: Büchse. Density: 99.88 lb/ft3 | 1600 kg/m3. Bulk density: 55.56 lb/ft3 | 890 kg/m3. Comprehensive load data for Hodgdon VARGET reloading powder und … movie theater showtimes in owings mills343 trail cir becket ma 01223trudose disposable InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Companies with high dividend yields can imply relatively high risk. However, co... InvestorPlace - Stock Market N... levett funeral home on flat shoals parkway A broad selection of powders with the correct burn rate can be used to optimize .308 Winchester velocity and accuracy. Early factory loads were advertised with 110-grain bullets at 3,340 fps, 150s at 2,860 fps, 180s at 2,610 fps and 200-grain bullets at 2,450 fps. However, those velocities are generally listed today with a more realistic 150 at ....308 Winchester - Published Manufacturer Loading Data. Shellholders: Hornady #1. Lee #2. Lyman #2. RCBS #3. Recipe Type: Rifle. Pistol. Reduced Load. Bullet Weight: ALL. … pay westlake financialeu2251 modem reviewfema is 800b quizlet As previously mentioned, the only difference in the .308 loads chosen were the powders and weights. Each cartridge used a 168 gr. AMAX, Federal LRP primer and had an OAL of 2.810. Varget— 42.5 grain. Ramshot TAC— 42 grain. I initially chose 308 because I thought the larger case capacity might give better test results.Sierra 195 gr. Tipped MatchKing (TMK) REVIEW and load development: 308 Winchester and IMR 4064 Sierra recently expanded the Tipped MatchKing (TMK) line with the introduction of a 195 grain .308 diameter bullet #7795. Advertised with a G1 ballistic coefficient of .610 above velocities of 2,000 feet/second (the ubiquitous 175 SMK has a G1BC of .496 between 1,800-2,800 feet/second), Sierra ...