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#3263684 - 06/07/13 07:01 PM 300 win mag
tndeer101
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Does any one have a pet load using 180 Accubonds in the 300 win mag? I know ever gun is different, just wondering what has worked for other folks. Thanks
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#3264125 - 06/08/13 07:31 PM Re: 300 win mag [Re: tndeer101]
DaveB
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My 300 is a Browning A-Bolt with BOSS & I can make just about any load group well by adjusting the BOSS settings. However with the 180 grain Ballistic tip which is very similar to the Accubond, I use 77 grains of IMR7828 not the short cut over 215M primers in R-P brass. My OAL is 3.410 and yes, that means one the chamber and one in the mag. I also have 75.5 grains of RL22 in front of the 215M shooting very well.

In loading several 300'c over the years I have found that book-low and moderate charges are not as accurate. As usual, start at book min's and work up.

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#3264147 - 06/08/13 08:06 PM Re: 300 win mag [Re: DaveB]
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with 180 and 200`s I had good luck and got fast speeds with 7828 and H1000
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#3264193 - 06/08/13 09:00 PM Re: 300 win mag [Re: mr.big]
tndeer101
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Thanks guys. I will be shooting a Browning Long Range Hunter A-Bolt. Want to use it in Alberta next year for deer. I had good success with the 180 gr Accubond in Saskatchewan with a Browning A-Bolt 300 WSM. Decided to go ahead and get the 300 Win Mag. Planning to go to Naimbia when I retire in a few years.
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#3264747 - 06/09/13 06:34 PM Re: 300 win mag [Re: tndeer101]
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H-1000 in a .300 mag is hard to beat. I load 81 grains of H-1000 with 190 SMKs and 79 grains with 180 Accubonds for longrange shooting. My favorite load for hunting is 78 grains of Reloader 22 with Berger VLD hunting bullet.
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#3265047 - 06/10/13 07:44 AM Re: 300 win mag [Re: Rackseeker]
tndeer101
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The Berger is preety long. Any problem with seating the bullet too deep in the short 300 neck or does your gun have a longer throat?
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