8X68s 170gr SST

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dchamp
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8X68s 170gr SST

Post by dchamp » Sat Nov 18, 2017 5:27 pm

(Cartridge)
8X68s
(Brand of bullet)
Honady SST
(Weight of bullet)
170gr
(Brand of brass)
Norma
(Type of powder)
RL16
(Grains of powder)
68.5
(Brand, and type of primer)
WLRM
(COAL)
3.425
(CBTO)

(FPS/MPS)
3060 fps
(Rifle)
R8
(Barrel Length)
650mm
(Scope)
Meopta Meopro 4.5-14x44T MVll reticle
(Weather conditions & temp)
Temp 55º f, 28.37" Hg, 70% RH, Low overcast & Lt. mist
(Accuracy @ 100 yards/meters)
5 shot- 3/4"
(Notes)
Crimped at cannelure w/Lee crimp die
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Re: 8X68s 170gr SST

Post by stokesrj » Sun Nov 19, 2017 5:34 am

That should be a devastating load. What do you plan to shoot with it?
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Re: 8X68s 170gr SST

Post by Vaughan » Sun Nov 19, 2017 10:36 am

Devastating is a good word..... sure shoots great!

Id love to get my hands on a 8x68S bbl.
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Re: 8X68s 170gr SST

Post by dchamp » Sun Nov 19, 2017 11:42 am

I figured it would be a good out of state deer round but the main reason is I hope to use it for goats and sheep.
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