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Old 03-14-2012, 11:02   #1
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rifling twist vs. bullet weight

i'm interested in a .223 with a 26" barrel and a 1:12 twist. what bullet weight am i most likely to have success with for 100-300 meter target/prairie dog shooting? thanks in advance!
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Old 03-20-2012, 09:47   #2
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Something in the 45-60gr range. Try the various "varmint" loads you can buy at the sporting goods store.
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Old 03-20-2012, 15:20   #3
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thanks for your time, sir. i thought 1:12 digested the lighter bullets better, but had to check with the pro. thanks again!
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