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ok any monkey's out there that reload 270 winchester i have a few questions

Discussion in 'Firearms' started by bebop, Jan 28, 2013.

  1. bebop

    bebop My Maggie

    getting ready to do .270s for the first time with varget and 110 gr bthp the problem is if i seat to the canelure the OAL is to short i done want to get too much pressure. What should be the min OAL?
  2. Brokor

    Brokor Live Free or Cry Moderator Site Supporter+++ Founding Member

    Lyman 49th says OAL should be 3.340 (270 Win)
    Using Varget with 110 gr. bullets, 46.0 gr. starting load and 51.0 gr. max
    Your casing length should be 2.540 with no bullet seated.

    Try resetting your seating die to correct. Check alternate manuals for comparable results.
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  3. Seacowboys

    Seacowboys Senior Member Founding Member

    Brokor nailed it
  4. bebop

    bebop My Maggie

    Ok. Thank You Guy's
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