Reloader 19, .284 168gr Berger Target

Reloader 19, Norma brass, Win Mag Primers, 168gr .284 Berger Target
11-17-2016

53gr = 2798 fps
54gr = 2818
55gr = 2938
56gr = 3032
57gr = 3063

27" barrel

H4831sc 168gr Berger Target

H4831sc, Norma brass, Win Mag Primers, 168gr Berger .284 Target
 89F

(3shot avg)
53gr = 2782 fps
54gr= 2833
55gr = 2852
56gr = 2940
57gr = 2981
58gr = 3003 (nearing max, cases sticking)

2.428" lands contact.
2.400" oal using Hornady Comparator.
27" Barrel

7mm Altius First firing

 .284 168gr Sierra MK, Norma Brass

Reloader 17 (This powder is just slightly too fast for this weight of bullet. I stopped at 51gr)

0.005" off the lands

49gr start = 2691fps

51gr = 2839fps