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    Powder for 308

    Guys can anybody tell can I use n140 for 180grain loads my book shows 150 165 and 200 grained but not 180 for some reason 308 by way

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    Quote Originally Posted by jewfish View Post
    Guys can anybody tell can I use n140 for 180grain loads my book shows 150 165 and 200 grained but not 180 for some reason 308 by way
    Their web site has current data for a variety of bullet weights.~Muir

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    Steves Pages http://stevespages.com/308_13_180.html

    Gives N140 starting load 34.8 max load 43.8gn.

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    N140 38.1 - 44.1 for 180grn Hornady softpoint from the Vhit manual
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    I use n140 for all bullet weights in 308 without problems. My max load for a 180g bullet is 42g with a speer 180g btsp but I tend to use 41.5.

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