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300 win mag
Nov 10th, 2017 at 9:38am
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Hi Guys

Whats the furthest you have had a 300 win mag out to in NZ? I get about 1350 Yards at 800 elevation but haven't tried any further. Ballistic calculator says thats when i reach Mach1.2.
Going to try a mile with it using 208 ELDM and then 230OTM and see what happens i only have a 24' barrel.

What do you guys load and what ranges you get out of it? On paper and steel that is, not deer.

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Re: 300 win mag
Reply #1 - Nov 11th, 2017 at 7:00am
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Haven't pushed mine past 600m but it goes well up to that. Loading 208 ELD-M with 2217 and getting 2984 fps average from a 26" Bartlein barrel. Last time out I dialled 10 MOA at 600m.

Shooter says 1768 fps at 1000m and 23.2 MOA.
  
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