Thread: Babbit Metal
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Old 04-18-2013, 22:41   #5
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Originally Posted by WiskyT View Post
Keep in mind that Lyman #2 is overkill for 99% of all pistol shooting. Even the crappiest lead alloys can be made to work well in pistols with careful powder selection.

I've been using straigt wheel weights in my .45 acp at about 900 fps and they do ok. Now I want to try some cast bullets in my .357 and .45 colt at 1200 -1300 fps and want a harder alloy.
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