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This is a discussion on Hornady ELD-X 168 or 178 in .308 win within the Reloading forums, part of the Firearm Forum category; I just got my RPR in .308 and was trying to find loading info for the ELD-X bullets and I would like to use Hornady's ...


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Old March 28th, 2017, 06:39 PM   #1
 
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Hornady ELD-X 168 or 178 in .308 win

I just got my RPR in .308 and was trying to find loading info for the ELD-X bullets and I would like to use Hornady's superfomance powder.Just wondering if anyone had any info to pass along. I use this mostly to hunt hogs.



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Old March 28th, 2017, 07:23 PM   #2
 
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As per manufacturer, Super performance is meant to be used for the following calibers only:
22-250, 243, 6mm, 243 super short magnum, 25 super short magnum, 280, 30-06, 300 Ruger compact magnum, 300 Win short magnum.

This link shows you what powders work best with what bullet weights:
Take Aim at Rifle Reloading Data | Hodgdon Reloading
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Use the Amax data below max and work up. IMR4895 is my go-to 308 powder.
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