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#4486286 - 10/09/10 02:50 AM Reduced 7mm-08 loads
RRA223 Offline
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I know this has been discussed recently but I could not find it just now. Im needing some reduced load data for a 7mm-08 shooting 120gr bullets for my young son to hunt deer with this year. Thanks

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#4486678 - 10/09/10 08:40 AM Re: Reduced 7mm-08 loads [Re: RRA223]
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30 grains of IMR 4198, RL 7, RL 10, H 322, IMR 3031
25 grains of SR 4759 or IMR 4227

MV will vary between 2250 fps and 2400 fps depending on powder choice.. and barrel length..
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#4486842 - 10/09/10 12:24 PM Re: Reduced 7mm-08 loads [Re: Seafire]
RRA223 Offline
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Thanks Seafire, that's just what I was needing.


Edited by RRA223 (10/09/10 12:24 PM)

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#4486914 - 10/09/10 12:52 PM Re: Reduced 7mm-08 loads [Re: Seafire]
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Originally Posted By: Seafire
SR 4759


I have used SR 4759 in a 308 (same parent case), great results!

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#4487105 - 10/09/10 02:07 PM Re: Reduced 7mm-08 loads [Re: RRA223]
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Originally Posted By: RRA223
Thanks Seafire, that's just what I was needing.


Glad to help out.. good luck to your young shooter..
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#4487908 - 10/09/10 08:53 PM Re: Reduced 7mm-08 loads [Re: Seafire]
RRA223 Offline
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Loc: SE Oklahoma
Just got through loading up and shooting 30gr of RE7 behind a 120gr NBT. Adjusted sights and then put 3 shots into about an inch @100 through the little model 7. Then let my boy shoot. He loved it, put him up 2 horse apples at 100 yards and he drilled em both. Youth hunt coming up next weekend, Ill post you some pics of the results....hopefully!


Thanks again Seafire

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#4489198 - 10/10/10 05:22 AM Re: Reduced 7mm-08 loads [Re: RRA223]
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Glad to help out..best of luck to your son and you on your deer hunt..

best regards
seafire
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