Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 1 1
Topic Options
#471823 - 10/28/07 09:32 PM Powder substitution Question for 300 WSM
Model70Man
12 Point


Registered: 09/30/05
Posts: 6547
Loc: Knoxville, TN

Offline
I have some 168 grain Tipped TSX bullets and want to load some for my 300 WSM. The reloading manuals that I have do not have info for the Barnes Bullets. I went to the Barnes website and they recommend WIN 760. I don't have WIN 760. I have Varget, RL15, RL19, RL22, H4350, H4831, and WIN 748. Could I use any of these that I have in place of the WIN 760?
_________________________
Winchester Model 70 Stainless Left Hand .270 Win.
McMillan Edge
Talley Lightweights
Zeiss Victory Varipoint #60 Illuminated

Top
#471876 - 10/28/07 09:58 PM Re: Powder substitution Question for 300 WSM [Re: Model70Man]
megalomaniac
12 Point


Registered: 10/28/05
Posts: 5027
Loc: Mississippi

Offline
RL 19 should be just the ticket in the 300 WSM. There should be data for it in the manuals, just back off a couple of grains with the barnes to start with and you should have no problem.
Top
#471999 - 10/28/07 11:16 PM Re: Powder substitution Question for 300 WSM [Re: megalomaniac]
Cull Buck Hunter
8 Point


Registered: 12/16/05
Posts: 1912
Loc: Cleveland,TN

Offline
I'm pretty sure my load for my Rem 700 in 300WSM is Reloader 15 using 60grs, I don't have the load data in front of me, I'm at work. I use the 168gr TSX in my gun along with the 165 NBT for practice.
http://www.nosler.com/index.php?p=15&b=30cal&s=73


Edited by Cull Buck Hunter (10/28/07 11:18 PM)
_________________________
All hail the Barnes TSX bullet!!!
Buy US made products, your job may be next!

Top
#472471 - 10/29/07 10:55 AM Re: Powder substitution Question for 300 WSM [Re: Cull Buck Hunter]
Tikkabuck
10 Point


Registered: 07/05/05
Posts: 4027
Loc: Humphreys,Co

Offline
I use W760 in my 300 wsm and it works well,but as far as your question about powders that are a replacement for 760 the only one my book shows is AA 2700.
_________________________
A government big enough to give you everything you want,is big enough to take away everything you have.Thomas Jefferson

God Bless Our Folks Over Seas and Vet's Everywhere

My Heros my 3 Sons

Top
#472515 - 10/29/07 11:21 AM Re: Powder substitution Question for 300 WSM [Re: Tikkabuck]
TiminTN
12 Point


Registered: 06/18/00
Posts: 6297
Loc: Memphis,Tennessee U.S.A.

Offline
I loaded for a fella`s 300WSM and used Hunter, it works pretty good in that case.
_________________________
You cannot argue with STUPID

Top
Page 1 of 1 1


Moderator:  RUGER, gtk, Bobby G, Unicam, CBU93, stretch, TurkeyBurd, Kimber45, Kirk, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4104340
RUGER
85523
Deer Assassin
64227
BSK
59478
Crappie Luck
51368
spitndrum
Newest Members
fghijk604245, top_of_the_foodchain, infantryleadtheway, ftwstn, Wild hog 44
13286 Registered Users
Who's Online
66 registered (TRIGGER, leader, Harvester, wlf89, Eric Kilby, trevor2010, 6 invisible) and 99 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13286 Members
42 Forums
85314 Topics
1031033 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
April
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.239 seconds in which 0.001 seconds were spent on a total of 14 queries. Zlib compression enabled.