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#6272736 - 04/23/16 05:14 PM 6.5, Range report think I like this load, may run with it
Buzzsaw Offline
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Registered: 06/29/11
Posts: 6780
Loc: Frisco, Texas
Loaded my 3 favorite bullets over 42.5 H-4350. A Fireman friend said this was a good spot. I did get to the magic 2700 wit no problems. Now the ELD looks better???



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#6272767 - 04/23/16 06:00 PM Re: 6.5, Range report think I like this load, may run with it [Re: Buzzsaw]
BassCat'99 Offline
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Registered: 02/15/13
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Loc: Stratford Texas
not bad targets and the mounts look nice too. seems you found a node for the 140's.
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#6272793 - 04/23/16 06:26 PM Re: 6.5, Range report think I like this load, may run with it [Re: Buzzsaw]
Big Fitz Offline
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Registered: 12/06/09
Posts: 2132
Loc: McKinney, TX
Good shooting, Buzz! My Tikka likes the 140 ELDM as well.
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#6272794 - 04/23/16 06:26 PM Re: 6.5, Range report think I like this load, may run with it [Re: Buzzsaw]
Buzzsaw Offline
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Registered: 06/29/11
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Loc: Frisco, Texas
Thanks BC, I love a good NODE
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#6272867 - 04/23/16 07:50 PM Re: 6.5, Range report think I like this load, may run with it [Re: Buzzsaw]
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#6272932 - 04/23/16 08:40 PM Re: 6.5, Range report think I like this load, may run with it [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Registered: 11/07/10
Posts: 3803
Loc: DFW
Are you cleaning ur barrel between range trips? I noticed the fouler shot. Seems like anytime clean a barrel out it takes me a few shots to get it back to where I left off.

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#6273035 - 04/23/16 10:53 PM Re: 6.5, Range report think I like this load, may run with it [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Registered: 06/29/11
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Loc: Frisco, Texas
Yes, I do clean after every shoot. I was cleaning after every 3 shots but I'm gonna call it "broke in" now. Its just me but I'm a firm believer in cleaning after every session but I'm anal. This gun seems to shoot cold bore pretty consistently.

Usually, Wipe Out Accelerator then the foam, let it work a couple hours, then patch it out. Finish with Montana Extreme bore conditioner.
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#6273041 - 04/23/16 11:03 PM Re: 6.5, Range report think I like this load, may run with it [Re: Buzzsaw]
Dien Offline
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Registered: 08/16/12
Posts: 457
Loc: Grand Prairie
What length barrel? I'm getting up to 2800 with factory 140Amax on my 24".

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#6273188 - 04/24/16 09:14 AM Re: 6.5, Range report think I like this load, may run with it [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Probably would have been done with a dirty barrel

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#6273549 - 04/24/16 04:24 PM Re: 6.5, Range report think I like this load, may run with it [Re: Buzzsaw]
Buzzsaw Offline
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Registered: 06/29/11
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Loc: Frisco, Texas
25"
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#6273604 - 04/24/16 05:10 PM Re: 6.5, Range report think I like this load, may run with it [Re: Buzzsaw]
NOLA101 Offline
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Registered: 01/29/13
Posts: 147
Loc: Troup, TX
That's a good looking load

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#6273617 - 04/24/16 05:20 PM Re: 6.5, Range report think I like this load, may run with it [Re: Buzzsaw]
Buzzsaw Offline
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Registered: 06/29/11
Posts: 6780
Loc: Frisco, Texas
Of course, everyone is out of the ELD Match
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