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The 147 Gr ELD-M has all the right numbers on paper and I have heard a lot of great feedback from people hunting with this bullet so that is my first bullet to try. It didn't disappoint with my first hand loads I tried.
Here's some DIY Hunting Rifle Target Downloads that might be helpful as well.
|Bullet||Powder||Primer||COAL||Barrel Length||Muzzle Velocity||Notes|
|147 Gr. Hornady ELD-M||58.5 Gr. Retumbo||WLR||2.9450-2.9490"||24"||2,960||Sub MOA Accuracy. Max powder charge according to Hornady. Shooting very nice in my rifle.|