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Old 06-14-2012, 07:24 PM   #11
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I think the next powder I try will be 748. From what I have read and heard I think it might be a good one.
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I use H4350 and Varget in my .308's
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748 and 335 are pretty much the same powder.

That and Bl C#2 will take care od all your 7.62 and 5.56 needs.

I buy a case of 4 eight pound jugs of h335, and it loads all of my 7.62 and 5.56.
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That is a very open ended question with almost no background info. Are you truly talking .308 or do you mean 7.62 X 51? Are you loading for max velocity, match accuracy, bolt gun or semi-auto? Progressive press or single stage?

For general purpose loads in my semi-auto battle rifles, Win-748 or BLC-2.
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That is a very open ended question with almost no background info. Are you truly talking .308 or do you mean 7.62 X 51? Are you loading for max velocity, match accuracy, bolt gun or semi-auto? Progressive press or single stage?

For general purpose loads in my semi-auto battle rifles, Win-748 or BLC-2.
Reloads for accuracy in a bolt gun
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According to Hodgdons reloading page, you can even use Clays, Titegroup, and Trailboss for reduced loads for practice. .308 is a versatile round.
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I use Varget in my 1k loads.
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My Favorite is IMR4064, BLC(2) works great also. 4064 is less temperature sensitive.
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ipicked up some IMR4831 last week and loaded some 308's to try out this weekend. we'll see how it works. i also loaded some 280 Rem. with IMR4831 and going to try them out too.
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