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Old 06-11-2010, 21:34   #5
jeffreybehr
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Originally Posted by PghJim View Post
Curious as to why you stoppped at 8.7 grains of Longshot with the 124gr. XTP. I have gone to 9.3 with about 1,425. I do not have the SD, but it does not matter because they group under an inch at 15 yards with a G32 factory barrel.
I guess I figured that 1400FPS or close was fast (and 'recoily' and noisy) enough. I'd actually tested with 800X at up to more than 1500FPS (8.6g.), but I just don't 'need' that kind of velocity.

My current project is a 200g. plated-PH load in my 37s for practice and maybe target.
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