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New Berger 224 bullet #7628787 10/10/19 01:14 AM
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New 85.5 gr 224 bullet with a hybrid profile. Bc is pretty nice too at .268 g7.

https://bergerbullets.com/new-berger-22-caliber-85-5-grain-long-range-hybrid-target-bullets/


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Re: New Berger 224 bullet [Re: dee] #7628837 10/10/19 01:44 AM
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Got on the list a couple days ago but not sure how long the wait will be.


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Re: New Berger 224 bullet [Re: FiremanJG] #7628883 10/10/19 02:22 AM
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Originally Posted by FiremanJG
You have my attention.


I'm thinking they may jive in my 223ai. Oal on them is 1.167 and the oal on the 80gr eld I'm currently running is 1.153. So they shouldn't really take up much room of case capacity over it and jump in bc.


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Originally Posted by dee
Originally Posted by FiremanJG
You have my attention.


I'm thinking they may jive in my 223ai. Oal on them is 1.167 and the oal on the 80gr eld I'm currently running is 1.153. So they shouldn't really take up much room of case capacity over it and jump in bc.


Hopefully that is 7tw Ackley.


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Originally Posted by Huckleberry75
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You have my attention.


I'm thinking they may jive in my 223ai. Oal on them is 1.167 and the oal on the 80gr eld I'm currently running is 1.153. So they shouldn't really take up much room of case capacity over it and jump in bc.


Hopefully that is 7tw Ackley.


It is.


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Originally Posted by Huckleberry75
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You have my attention.


I'm thinking they may jive in my 223ai. Oal on them is 1.167 and the oal on the 80gr eld I'm currently running is 1.153. So they shouldn't really take up much room of case capacity over it and jump in bc.


Hopefully that is 7tw Ackley.


Mine is a 1: 7.7 and it already runs 80 gr ELD-M like a champ.


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Re: New Berger 224 bullet [Re: DStroud] #7629580 10/10/19 11:23 PM
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Got on the list a couple days ago but not sure how long the wait will be.

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