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Started Oct 16th, 2017 at 2:02am by Alan
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Rifle powder storage.
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Since we were moving house a while back and I was setting up a loading/gunroom area in the basement garage I figured I should chec...

Started Aug 20th, 2007 at 8:03am by .243Hunter
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very light bullets in a 308? Will it work?
I have started looking at reloading and exploring different options for my 308. I suspect I will be mainly goat shooting. My 308 has 1 1:9.5 twist rate. 150gr seems way more than adequate for a goat. ...

Started Apr 21st, 2019 at 2:12pm by poodle
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By: Sneaka
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308 heavy bullets, who uses them and what powder load works for you?
I have a 308 with a 1:9.5 twist. I thought I would take advantage of this and use a heavier grain bullet. has anyone experimented with 175gr or heavier bullets? How did they go for you? I was planning...

Started Apr 20th, 2019 at 2:39pm by poodle
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T3 .223 Load development
I am brand new to reloading and would like to learn from some others experience, what worked for you and what did not.
I have a Tikka T3 .223
480mm barrel length or 18 inch, plus a suppress...

Started Mar 29th, 2019 at 10:17pm by samiam
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By: JaSa
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308 1:9.5 twist. What works for you?
Hi, I got a baikal 308 as a general purpose gun.
It has a fast(ish) twist rate of 1:9.5.
What loads have been working for you?

Started Apr 10th, 2019 at 7:37am by poodle
1 145 Last Post Apr 11th, 2019 at 6:44pm
By: Micky Duck
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Reduced Youth Loads for .308win Chronographed?
I have a couple of 308 Bushpigs.  I am now going to reload a slightly reduced load Sierra 125gn FNHP and SP for my son to use on Goats and Deer.
Does anyone have chronographed results?  Using 60%...

Started Feb 24th, 2019 at 7:28am by snowboyd
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By: grandpamac
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.270 500yd point and shoot load ?
Ok gents, I have the following:
Howa 1500 in .270, (22" barrel 1/10 twist) suppressed.
I'm aiming to work up a load to be able to shoot comfortably at 500yds without too much calculation. I ...

Started Jan 9th, 2019 at 9:21am by Artimus
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RE26 For 7mm Rem Mag?
Iím about to build a reasonably lightweight tops rifle in 7 Rem Mag with 180 drain ELD-M. I was going to use 2225, but it seems that RE26 could be a good alternative with low temp sensitivity.

Started Oct 1st, 2018 at 9:16am by J
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By: Zacko
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7mm rem mag options
Hoping you guys can shed some light on the pills you are using. Application will be red stags and bull tahr. 1:8 twist so im thinking heavy will be the go. The 180 eld-m makes me nervous at close goin...

Started Nov 10th, 2018 at 12:43am by TCedes
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By: Zacko
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Bullet weights
Iv mixed up a few 308 Hornady 165gr ssts with a few 150gr ssts.Both lots are identical in looks.I tried to weigh the difference in mills and grams,but really no difference.The 165s a gram heaver somet...

Started Mar 28th, 2019 at 7:50am by Trout
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By: RuahineRowan
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Invercargill .223 reloader
Hi Guys, My 9 y.o. keeps asking about the reloader in the shed. I have decided 'Why not'. I only reload .222 and .280, and Josh only shoots my .223 (because of it's heavy barrel, bipod and long eye-re...

Started Mar 11th, 2019 at 9:32am by K1W1
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30cal Sierra Gamechangers.
Just wondering if anyone has done any reloads for 308 or 30-06 & used them in the field.
Haven't found much on the net & as always mixed opinions & results.

Started Nov 24th, 2018 at 8:33pm by Goodog
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By: snowboyd
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Repair Loose Primer Pockets
This may be of interest for anyone with loose pockets on their brass from repeated firings or stiff loads:
I havenít tried it, but it could get a few more loads ...

Started Jan 3rd, 2019 at 7:31pm by J
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By: ChrisHB
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284 Speed
Just looking for some advice.  I have been using a BSA lightweight action 284.  22in Pac-Nor Barrel.  It has a long throat and the bullets can be seated out due to decent mag length (79mm OAL)...

Started Dec 30th, 2018 at 11:55pm by Forestry
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