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#3139281 - 01/25/13 04:53 PM Imr 4064 in a 308
Jcalder
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Anyone have any load data for imr 4064 in a 308. Gonna use a 165 sgk. My hornady manual doesn't list the powder for 165gr. I've looked at the hodgen website and a sierra manual. Just wanting a couple more sources if y'all have some. Thanks
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#3139315 - 01/25/13 05:14 PM Re: Imr 4064 in a 308 [Re: Jcalder]
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My Lee book says for 165gr jacketed.....IMR 4064......40.7gr to start and 42.5gr max
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#3139628 - 01/25/13 08:44 PM Re: Imr 4064 in a 308 [Re: W C]
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Try Handloaderscom and Reloaderscom they may have something
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#3139703 - 01/25/13 09:28 PM Re: Imr 4064 in a 308 [Re: KPH]
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Thanks. I've found some pet loads but was wanting published info. The sierra manual and hodgen website has a big difference on the max load.
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#3139722 - 01/25/13 09:39 PM Re: Imr 4064 in a 308 [Re: Jcalder]
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It is not unusal for there be differance between manuals.

Edited by KPH (01/25/13 09:39 PM)
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#3139728 - 01/25/13 09:42 PM Re: Imr 4064 in a 308 [Re: KPH]
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I've learned that lol. I've noticed up to 3 grains difference. I try to compare sources when trying a new load.
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#3139901 - 01/26/13 12:52 AM Re: Imr 4064 in a 308 [Re: Jcalder]
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there are difference in manuals but work up and watch for pressure
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#3140058 - 01/26/13 09:10 AM Re: Imr 4064 in a 308 [Re: Deer Assassin]
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I use 4064 in 30-40 Krag with excellent results. It is one of the most versatile powders there is. I love the way it smells.
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#3140325 - 01/26/13 03:00 PM Re: Imr 4064 in a 308 [Re: 348Winchester]
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4064 is hard to beat in a 308,,some rifles will prefer Varget or RL15 or a number of other powders for better accuracy or more FPS but if it wont shoot 4064 at least pretty good you may have problems
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#3141190 - 01/27/13 11:06 AM Re: Imr 4064 in a 308 [Re: mr.big]
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This is a old one.. 1986 308 speer 150 RN LC66 brass, charge IMR 4064 GR 43 CCI 200 primer. velocity 2461.

Not very fast, but has colleted many hogs and deer. I sill use this.

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