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.240 Weatherby Magnum

Test barrel: 600 mm (25”), 1 in 10” twist
Primers: Large Rifle Magnum
Cases: Norma, trim-to length 63,20 mm (2.488”)

Bullet Powder Starting load Maximum load
Weight Type Mfg C.O.L Type Weight Velocity Weight Velocity
[g] [grs]     [mm] [in.]   [g] [grs] [m/s] [fps] [g] [grs] [m/s] [fps]
4,9 75 HP Hornady 78,1 3.075 N150 2,94 45.4 995 3266 3,17 48.9 1076 3532
            N550 3,20 49.4 1028 3371 3,38 52.2 1111 3645
            N160 3,34 51.6 1010 3314 3,52 54.2 1094 3589
5,0 77 HP Lapua 78,1 3.075 N150 2,97 45.8 990 3248 3,15 48.7 1055 3460
            N550 3,20 49.3 1014 3327 3,37 51.9 1095 3591
            N160 3,34 51.5 1005 3297 3,51 54.1 1084 3556
5,8 90 Scenar Lapua 78,1 3.075 N550 2,98 46.0 939 3081 3,22 49.6 1013 3325
            N160 3,20 49.3 938 3077 3,41 52.6 1014 3327
            N165 3,47 53.6 949 3114 3,71 57.2 1031 3383
6,5 100 Mega Lapua 78,1 3.075 N550 2,94 45.4 891 2923 3,16 48.7 966 3170
            N160 3,06 47.2 895 2936 3,26 50.3 956 3137
            N165 3,47 53.6 949 3114 3,62 55.8 989 3246
6,8 105 Spitzer Speer 77,8 3.063 N160 2,83 43.6 852 2795 3,15 48.7 935 3068
            N560 3,23 49.8 887 2910 3,47 53.5 962 3157
            N165 3,33 51.3 895 2936 3,57 55.2 969 3180

CAUTION: Loads less than the listed starting loads may due to excessive chamber pressure and must not be used!

LIGHT GREY TEXT BOX INDICATES MAXIMUM LOAD - USE WITH CAUTION!
LOADS LESS THAN MINIMUM CHARGES SHOWN ARE NOT RECOMMENDED

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