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#1 GP@AZ

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Posted 08 July 2008 - 10:30 PM

anyone have some reloading data for SW40?

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Posted 09 July 2008 - 07:36 AM

I dont. But good to see you here again GP . Hope the BNSF is treating you well. What kind of hunting will you do this fall? I was to Phoenis in May, thought about you as I crossed the transcon.
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Posted 09 July 2008 - 08:41 AM

GP I have the SW40 in my most recent Sierra manual any particular powder/bullet combo you are thinking of?
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Posted 09 July 2008 - 02:36 PM

I have all kinds of data on that one also. What bullet and or powder do you plan on using?

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Posted 09 July 2008 - 08:10 PM

Bullseye with 155 grn HP and 185 grn
As for my hunting I have been to Kansas for spring turkey, Have a cow elk hunt trip in October. Will be hunting ducks and guess on the Lake Havasu wildlife refuge. And am planning on going back to Kansas for Pheasants and fall turkey. and quail in AZ. I now have 31 yrs with BNSFwith ten more to go. turned 50 in May man I'm getin old

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Posted 10 July 2008 - 05:28 AM

155 grain
Bullseye minimum 5.4 grains @ 905 fps.
Maximum 6.0 grains @ 1023 fps.


180 grain
Bullseye minimum 4.9 grains @783 fps.
maximum 5.5 grains @ 929 fps.

fastest 155 grain load shown is Blue Dot minimum 10.0 grains @ 1113 fps.
maximum 11.0 grains @ 1221 fps.

180 grain Blue Dot minimum 8.0 grains @ 922 fps.
maximum 8.9 grains @ 1018 fps.




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