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by hawkeye heidi
Mon Apr 01, 2013 6:31 pm
Forum: Reloading
Topic: Post your go to bullet weights
Replies: 19
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Re: Post your go to bullet weights

300wm will shoot just about any thing you put down the tube. but my go to is the 208a-max and the 225 bthp from hornady. with a moderate load you can get these to a mile with good results. the 225gr over retumbo will get you around 2830fps, that will shoot inside the 338lap to 1500meters(250gr or 30...
by hawkeye heidi
Thu Mar 28, 2013 2:10 am
Forum: DT Bolt Action Rifles
Topic: SRS Tips and tricks
Replies: 6
Views: 37435

Re: SRS Tips and tricks

10) Cold weather operation : use light oil, I have found that automatic transmission fluid "ATF" works better then most gun lubes at -5 to -20F.Teflon chain lube also works well. Do not use brownells action lube on any part of the rifle if you expect cold temps. the new bolt works well dry in a pinc...