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Old April 19, 2013, 11:41 AM   #1
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which powder ?

H335 or Varget for a 69 gr soft point boat tail bullet in and AR 15 with 1 in 8 twist 16" barrel ?
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Old April 19, 2013, 11:51 AM   #2
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which powder ?

Of those two I have best results with H335 and 69 gr BTHP bullets. As good or better is BLC2, and my SIL had best if all accuracy results with IMR8208XBR.
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Old April 20, 2013, 07:07 AM   #3
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I've never had much luck with Varget in .223, though I shoot with a guy who swears by it in a Savage varmint rifle. Of the two you list, I've had good result with H335. I also use CCI 400 primer only - don't know how much diffrence that makes.
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