Originally Posted by jd45
Dan, before I seated the bullets in the cases for each of the three charge weights, I looked into the mouths of all 5 cases for each charge, to make sure that after I poured each weighed charge in the level was the same. I'm thinking I reached a critical point pressure-wise with that weight bullet & the burn rate of that powder that was over the safe limit. I don't think I'd've had the same result if the bullet weight had been say, 200grs, instead of 250. I'd be interested to hear your thoughts on it. Thanx, jd45
I'm glad you clarified that. Just wanted to make sure that the scale did not slip up.
Did you find the charge that works with your firearm?
I've seen where people work up max loads and never consider that a lower load will (sometimes) produce better results in accuracy.
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