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  1. Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hey guys I've got a Remington 700 BDL in 7mm RM. I'm preparing for an elk hunt and was shooting over a chronograph to get my muzzle velocity. Which are listed below: 1: 1473 fps 2: 1454 fps 3: 1426 fps 4: 1402 fps I'm shooting Federal 160gr Partitions so I know my velocities should be approx...
  2. Handloading Procedures/Practices
    Yesterday I was Reading in Jack O´connor´s book “The Hunting Rifle” (p. 68) that .270 win factory loads were charged with 55 grains of du pont 15 ½ powder to produce 54,000 feet/pounds, resulting in a muzzle velocity of 3160 ft/s when firing a 130 grain bullet from a 24 inch barrel. Is it...
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