Anyone reloading Barnes 85 gr TSX bullets for a .243 win

Jeff in TX

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Is anyone reloading Barnes 85 gr TSX bullets for a .243 win. Have you found a good load and setup you could share?
 

Super91

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I just loaded some for my sons mossberg super bantam 243.It shoots a 5 shot group under a dime at 100 yards.

85 tsx
36.5 grains of varget
Fgmm lr primer
Winchester case
Col 2.617
 

Gary Paugh

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43.0grs of H-4350 works for me out of a savage bolt and a browning lever action.
 

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    Super91,

    What kind of velocity are you getting with that load? Thanks!
     

    Super91

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    I am getting arround 3200fps but you will need to work up to that load.It shows max load on the hodgon site but is shows no pressure sigh In my rifle.