According to Nosler’s Reloading Guide 7, the 25-06 can push an 85-grain Ballistic Tip 3,600 fps and a 100-grain Ballistic Tip 3,360 fps. What are ya'lls favorite loads for .25-06rem. I picked up some Accurate 4350 (using the recommended load range from Accurate, most of which fall in the same range as one shot's), because I couldn't find the IMR 4350 when I went to Sportsman's Warehouse, but Accurate 2230 is the most accurate powder I use for my .22-250 and .308, so maybe good things will happen! JavaScript is disabled. My go to deer gun when the wife isn't carrying it is the Browning Stainless Stalker in 25/06. It travels ultra fast, is super accurate, and is available to take games of many different sizes due to its wide variety of ammunition sizes. It shot about 1/2 ". Took a while to get her going as I didn't have any brass, (still don't have enough). The American Rifleman test of a load’s accuracy is five consecutive, five-shot groups at 100 yards. The 25-06 is a great choice for shooting bigger varmints at longer range. I'm gonna tweak this and RL22. Ranging from the Springfield 22” Bolt Action Rifle to the Browning AB3 Composite Stalker and the Weatherby Vanguard, these firearms all are .30-06. Just wanting to know what powders you guys load your 25-06's with I just bought a marlin XL7 and I will be reloading for it got some 120gr speer soft point spitzers coming for it and was looking at using hodgdon Retumbo (most accurate powder tested in the nosler manual) I mainly look for powders offering the best velocities at the lowest charges and that is where retumbo fits for me. remington 700 sendero 26" berger 115 seated .020" off the lands win case cci 200 primer 50 gr re22 shoots in the .3s 3050FPS. Yea the model 1 is a tank, never delt with the 257 Weatherby. as soon as i get my brass in i will get up to the range and post some of my results. Savage 110, 24" barrel. My dad asked me one day while hunting why I carried that heavy thing around, I shot a ground hog a few minutes later with it. The .308 Win and .30-06 scored especially well. (#2552), 100gr. Another nasty cartridge and a lot of trouble fire forming and working brass etc. I've never had real good results from the 115 in any of my guns including those .257s, 4 .25-'06, and a .257 Weatherby. Nosler Inc  |  Privacy  Use  Order Processing. If you try that, use a Fed 215 primer and 43 grains of H414. Sep 29, 2013 136 34 Rio Rancho, Nm. The only load I tried in my 1st 25-06 was 51-52g IMR-4350 w/100g btips. Remington introduced the 25-06 as a factory cartridge in 1969. (#1625) Hornady: 117gr. I believe the Max load in the Sierra manual is around 56 or 57 grains of R-22. I have hunted a Winchester 70 .25-06 for at least 20 years with very good results. Origin of the 25-06 Remington. I found that with Nosler brass (new), Winchester primers, 110gr Accubonds pushed by 49.0gr of IMR 4831 gave me awesome groups. I couldn’t get any decent groups with factory rounds so I thought I’d try my hand at loading them myself. That's what I'll be staying with this winter. Great deer combo, and very accurate. No pressure signs. The following data was developed in a REMINGTON 40X rifle. Glad to see some info for the 25-06 i just picked up a sendero chambered in 25 and i plan on shooting the berger 115 and 85gr nosler bt. The 25-06 had been a popular wildcat for nearly 50 years prior to that. PX Member. It picked it up and slung in about 5 yards and turned it inside out. brass, CCI primers and IMR 4350. The cartridge is based on a necked down 30-06 case. Anyway, using Win. Right click on the image of the load data and use save as. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. Neidner introduced the.25-06 as a wildcat cartridge in 1920. I have been shooting a 25-06 for over 60 years and used to use only 4831 powder. My first load I messed with was 53.5 gr. The load is fairly light running right at 3000fps but it produces sub .5 moa groups so I just stopped there. Famed gunsmith A.O. I have never reloaded before. Back in the 90's when ground hogs where eveywhere here I shot my share with the 25-06. Win Sup 780, Win Nickel Plated Brass, CCI BR-2 Primers, and Hornady 110gr. However, with 117/120 gr. I settled on a load using 50.0 grains and the bullet shot into 0.80 in that rifle. The rifle hunter’s primary tool has never been more lethal. I have tried rx19, imr4350, imr4831,imr3031, imr7828 previously with good accuracy from the 4831, 7828 and 3031 but slow velocities. Minuteman. That powder will likely work in .243, and maybe in 25-06. *****compressed load. Pistol; Rifle; Cowboy; GR. bullets, warm loads & CCI 250 primers have done very well in 4 of the 6 25-06's I load for. Also the factory trigger was replaced with a … 25 gr is listed as max, but I have no pressure signs and marginal accuracy. boat tail hollow point bullet. 117 gr SSt's. I load 25-06 with 110 accubonds and 54.5 grains of H 4831sc. 25 Cal .257 117 gr SST® Item #25522 | 100/Box US Patent: 8,161,885 | 8,413,587. A variety of … WOW! I have been running imr4350 and remington or winchester primers. ($2540) I thought I bought some Nosler BT in 115gr. A couple of nights ago I loaded some more 90's with 53.5 grs. I now only load 115 bergers over h-1000 and it does 3105fps out of my 26in barrel on a Remington sender. This is because their muzzle velocities are in the 2,600 to 3,000 fps “sweet spot” and due to the diversity of useful loads. Hunting and Varminting with the 25-06 Remington. I swaped the HS stock out for a Bell & Carson, I like the vertical grip and higher comb much better. The .25-06 Rem, by comparison, is expected to be somewhere inbetween these Weatherby Magnums and the .260 Rem/7mm 08 Rem in terms of versatility and efficiency. This is a used 25-06 I got and want to start loading for it. The 85gn BT going that fast is devistating! As this is a bone-stock hunting rifle, I stopped there. A case that has more air space is more dangerous than one that is full, besides a 223/5.56 is running in the low 60,000 psi and a hot 25-06 isn't even close to that but like I said there weren't any pressure signs to worry about. To develop load data, a very accurate Ruger 77 Mark II All-Weather stainless steel rifle was selected. Getting big jagged hole with H4831SC. 1/2" at 100 is normal. If you look at the new Nosler Manual#6, they say … The factory stock was replaced with a fiberglass one from McMILLAN. I've had better accuracy more often with the 120 grain partition than the 100. I bought a Browning B78 in .25-06 and topped it off with new rings and a Leupold VXII 3x9x40. Man, I'm even working a .223 load with 4064. The .25-06 with 115-120 grain bullets put it into an entirely different category. 22-250 Remington Ackley Improved Load Data, 223 Win Super Short Magnum (WSSM) Load Data, 243 Win Super Short Magnum (WSSM) Load Data, 25 Winchester Super Short Magnum Load Data, 270 Winchester Short Magnum (WSM) Load Data, 7mm Rem Short Action Ultra Magnum Load Data, 7mm Shooting Times Westerner (STW) Load Data, 30-06 Springfield Ackley Improved Load Data, 300 Rem Short Action Ultra Magnum Load Data, 300 Holland & Holland (H&H) Magnum Load Data, 300 Winchester Short Magnum (WSM) Load Data, 325 Winchester Short Magnum (WSM) Load Data, 358 Shooting Times Alaskan (STA) Load Data, 375 Holland & Holland (H&H) Magnum Load Data, 45-70 Gov’t (Strong Actions Only) Load Data, 45 Colt (Single Action Army & Replicas) Load Data, 45 Colt (Ruger & T/C Contender & Encore) Load Data. If, like me, you just have to hammer away at ground squirrels, load the V-MAX at a milder speed of 3,337 fps with 52 grains of IMR 4451. I have decided to start with H4831 for powder. If we take the Roberts with a 100-grain bullet at 3,000 fps and zero the rifle for 200 yards, bullet drop at 300 yards is only 7.2 inches. Load I just started reloading recently and was wondering if an one has figured out an accurate load for hunting and target. Using bullets from Hornady SST, BTSP or RN. I am shooting a remington sendero 26" barrel. I also built me a 25-06 AI on a Winchester M70 push feed, Schneider 1-12 5p barrel, McMillan Stock W/Burris Scope. I load the 25-06 for my dad with 110gr Nosler Accubonds being pushed by IMR 4831. 115 SW Columbia St | Bend, Oregon, USA 97702  |  Toll Free: Nosler Showroom / Open to the Public:  Monday - Friday 10:00 am to 5:30 pm PST, Load Data &Technical Information by Cartridge. Yes it is a hot load, but a Ruger no.1 and most Bolt guns can take just about anything out there. My go-to for hunting accuracy is the 120 grain partition. Sniper’s Hide is a community of Snipers of all kinds, focusing on long range shooting, accuracy, and ballistics. It’ll drive a serious big-game bullet, the 120-grain Partition, 3,175 fps through a 24-inch barrel -- and probably an elk. I will be using Norma brass with 110gr accubonds. 110 accu, 60 grains Retumbo. I shoot a heavy-barrel Sako in this caliber that is very fond of the Sierra 90 gr. Lookin for an Accurate 25-06 Rem. Win brass, Fed 210 Match primer, Nosler 100g Ballistic tip, 62 grains of Reloader 22, .005 off of lands. I like running the 115gr noslerblst, and 117gr sierra partitions. HOT HOT Load. In fact, a Remington ammunition survey done some years ago showed the 120 grain Core-Lokt load was the best selling of the three .25-06 loads they make. The 25-06 is popular with handloaders due in part to the many.257" diameter bullets available. This is where the .25-06 treads close on the heels of the 130 grain bullet in the .270 Winchester. etc. The .25-06 rifle round is the best multi-application hunting cartridge available today. I told him thats why. The bullets I have are: Sierra: 117gr (#1640), 100gr. With 52.5 grains of IMR 4831 powder (the maximum load for this rifle), muzzle velocity was 3,160 fps and accuracy was exceptional, with three-shot groups of 1/2 inch or less at 100 yards. I’ve seen three consecutive shots fired with this round at a … Great deer combo, and very accurate. Ok, I am preparing to begin load development for my Savage 25-06 (26" barrel). One big ragged hole! I used the search and couldn't find anything. Pretty much the only options I see are the 100g btip or the 100g SMK both of which have BC's of .393 advertised. 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