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#5550488 - 01/18/15 06:35 PM so is this me or something with my load
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So was load testing and found two loads for my two rifles i have found it likes.. but i keep getting a flyer.. is this me causing it you think?
300 win mag
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Both rifles do the same thing stack em 1 and 2 amd them the 3 jumps off




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#5550489 - 01/18/15 06:36 PM Re: so is this me or something with my load [Re: daniel1381]
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Was doing load testing with 3 shots
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#5550496 - 01/18/15 06:40 PM Re: so is this me or something with my load [Re: daniel1381]
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Shoot five and see what happens. My thinking has always been three test the rifle and five tests the shooter. Could be something small with your loads or it could be you. Try shooting one at a time from each charge then go back and shoot the second for each charge then the third.

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#5550497 - 01/18/15 06:40 PM Re: so is this me or something with my load [Re: daniel1381]
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Also are you getting the barrel warm or taking your time between shots so it doesn't get too hot.

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#5550500 - 01/18/15 06:42 PM Re: so is this me or something with my load [Re: daniel1381]
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Taking time i would wait maybe 1-2 min between shots..
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#5550503 - 01/18/15 06:43 PM Re: so is this me or something with my load [Re: wburke2010]
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Try shooting one at a time from each charge then go back and shoot the second for each charge then the third.

Walter [/quote]


Good point never thought about doing that..
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#5550509 - 01/18/15 06:45 PM Re: so is this me or something with my load [Re: daniel1381]
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Going to jason class next sunday so i know im prob doing a bunch wrong with how i shoot.
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#5550521 - 01/18/15 06:48 PM Re: so is this me or something with my load [Re: daniel1381]
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Same for my 6.5x55

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#5550604 - 01/18/15 07:21 PM Re: so is this me or something with my load [Re: wburke2010]
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Originally Posted By: wburke2010
Shoot five and see what happens. My thinking has always been three test the rifle and five tests the shooter. Could be something small with your loads or it could be you. Try shooting one at a time from each charge then go back and shoot the second for each charge then the third.

Walter


Sound advice.

Cept, 3 tests the load, 4 tests the rifle, 5 tests the shooter. Daniel, what position are you shooting these from?
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#5550615 - 01/18/15 07:26 PM Re: so is this me or something with my load [Re: daniel1381]
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Bench shooting.. off bipods and a bag in the back
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#5550635 - 01/18/15 07:37 PM Re: so is this me or something with my load [Re: daniel1381]
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I suck at shooting off a bench, it is just not comfortable for me. I also don't like shooting groups becuase you loose your aiming point so sometimes what I do is hold at the center of the little dot but put in a half mil elevation or so that I can keep my same aiming point every time.

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#5550639 - 01/18/15 07:38 PM Re: so is this me or something with my load [Re: daniel1381]
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Makes sense will try that..
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#5550643 - 01/18/15 07:39 PM Re: so is this me or something with my load [Re: wburke2010]
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Originally Posted By: wburke2010
Try shooting one at a time from each charge then go back and shoot the second for each charge then the third.

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This is what I was instructed to do. up
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#5550646 - 01/18/15 07:40 PM Re: so is this me or something with my load [Re: daniel1381]
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Going back tomorrow gonna load 9 of each good.group i had and stick with the best outcome.. need to get in gear and load up for my class


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#5550738 - 01/18/15 08:23 PM Re: so is this me or something with my load [Re: daniel1381]
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Five is all you need to know what you need to know.

I will make you hate a bench! Especially with a heavy recoiling rifle like the 300 Win Mag.
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