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Old 10-05-2012, 17:22   #30
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Originally Posted by SCSU74 View Post
Shooting 55g you'd probably do best with 1/8 or 1/9 twist. The colt uses 1/7 and does better with heavier weights. My 6920 hates 55g past 50 yds


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Arggh!

Thanks for that info. I'd hate to have to use different ammo in both my .223's.

Are soft points ok in an AR? Do they cycle ok? Dirty the action up, or perhaps the barrel?

I suppose I could keep two different types of ammo, but that isn't something I want to do. I already have 16 different calibers/gauges
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