Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > Long Guns > General Rifle Discussion > what ya shootin in your .222 and .222 Mag ???

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-28-2010, 11:56 PM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Mattoon,il.
Posts: 5
Default what ya shootin in your .222 and .222 Mag ???

been wanting to try some diff powders and bullets.anyone shoot the old sierra 50gr. blitz ? what powders are you using?? loading stuff up for spring.
if ya got any idea's let me know. Thanks, rod



__________________
RemRod is offline  
 
Reply With Quote

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today - It's Free!

Are you a firearms enthusiast? Then we hope you will join the community. You will gain access to post, create threads, private message, upload images, join groups and more.

Firearms Talk is owned and operated by fellow firearms enthusiasts. We strive to offer a non-commercial community to learn and share information.

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today! - Click Here


Old 12-29-2010, 12:13 AM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
whtsmoke's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Kearney,Missouri
Posts: 199
Default

Reloader 7 with a 52 grain match bullet, it was 21 grains in a remington case using cci bbr2 primers, custom unlimited class bench rifle. use to shoot .180-190 range for 5 shots at 100 yards. it had a custom cut 222 chamber from shilen.



__________________

We were brothers then,We are brothers now, we will be brothers forever Currahee

whtsmoke is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-29-2010, 12:52 AM   #3
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Mattoon,il.
Posts: 5
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by whtsmoke View Post
Reloader 7 with a 52 grain match bullet, it was 21 grains in a remington case using cci bbr2 primers, custom unlimited class bench rifle. use to shoot .180-190 range for 5 shots at 100 yards. it had a custom cut 222 chamber from shilen.
whtsmoke,
ive shot alot of RL7 in my 222. with a 53gr sierra match.great groups.have you shot any 10X ?? always lookin for something new to try. Rod
__________________
RemRod is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-29-2010, 06:11 AM   #4
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
whtsmoke's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Kearney,Missouri
Posts: 199
Default

look at some of the 4198 loads they seemed to be popular then also

__________________

We were brothers then,We are brothers now, we will be brothers forever Currahee

whtsmoke is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-29-2010, 04:40 PM   #5
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Mattoon,il.
Posts: 5
Default

whtsmoke,
hope to find some at a gunshow this weekend.which do you like best IMR or H4198 ??
thanks, Rod

__________________
RemRod is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-30-2010, 10:41 AM   #6
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
whtsmoke's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Kearney,Missouri
Posts: 199
Default

i shoot hogden powders, support the local guy.

__________________

We were brothers then,We are brothers now, we will be brothers forever Currahee

whtsmoke is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-31-2010, 02:10 AM   #7
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 159
Default

I'm shooting Benchmark and 50gr Vmax's.



__________________
ronl is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
Anyone shootin a H&R 5200 ??? RemRod .22 Rifle/Rimfire Discussion 0 12-17-2010 02:30 AM
Woo Hoo.. Get to go shootin' tomorrow yesicarry The Club House 1 12-23-2009 04:54 AM