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Old 05-09-2013, 03:12 PM   #1
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Default shooting steel with hard cast bullets

well, i got my first batch of cast bullets sized a tumble lubed last night. will i be ok to shoot these at my steel targets just the same as i've been pinging them with jacketed bullets?



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Old 05-09-2013, 05:03 PM   #2
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You should not have any problems.



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Ricochet,

As you are probably aware, there are different safety ranges for rifles and pistols. If you are shooting a pistol using lead 15 yards would be a safe distance. Rifles obviously would have a greater safety distance. But as you stated they would be well within the safety ranges of the jacketed bullets you mentioned.

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Any safe range for jacketed bullets will be safe with cast. Lead splatters. The jackets are nasty as sharp shards fly around and cause way more ingury than a cast bullet would ever think of.

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ok great! thanks yall



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