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  • GooseGestapo's Avatar
    04-16-2018, 12:26 PM
    In my experience, #2400 will not cycle a Garand at typical loads (16-24gr). H4895 at 34-36gr will cycle the action using 160-200gr cast bullets. Dacron definitely improves accuracy in my experience and will allow a 1-3gr reduction in powder...
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    03-31-2018, 05:37 PM
    Would not work with my Savage M220. It has a bore diameter of .615”. I’m presently using a Lee .575” in a shot cup w/filler. Shoots “ok”. About like factory foster slug.
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    03-24-2018, 12:11 AM
    My favorite load with the 200gr RCBS .358” is 39.0 BLC2. I size to .360” and use Hornady gas checks and SPG lube. Runs 2,050 fps and gets ~ 2-3moa accuracy. Mine actually casts to 218gr. It’s so good, I don’t use jacketed bullets in the...
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    03-23-2018, 11:51 PM
    I’ve got both. My two Win. M94’s don’t feed smoothly with the 170’s. The Marlin doesn’t care. My 150’s cast to 158gr. Run 160gr with gascheck and lube. I’ve never recovered one, but a coworker of my brother did, with a load of 7.5gr of Unique...
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BP Bronze Point IMR Improved Military Rifle PTD Pointed
BR Bench Rest M Magnum RN Round Nose
BT Boat Tail PL Power-Lokt SP Soft Point
C Compressed Charge PR Primer SPCL Soft Point "Core-Lokt"
HP Hollow Point PSPCL Pointed Soft Point "Core Lokt" C.O.L. Cartridge Overall Length
PSP Pointed Soft Point Spz Spitzer Point SBT Spitzer Boat Tail
LRN Lead Round Nose LWC Lead Wad Cutter LSWC Lead Semi Wad Cutter
GC Gas Check