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Posted in thread: Who is making the 8 and 10 shot center fire revolvers on 05-08-2017 at 03:51 PM
Taurus still makes a 9-shot .22 and an 8-shot .357 Mag.
Posted in thread: Eaa Bounty Hunter on 04-26-2017 at 07:18 PM
Made in Germany does not necessarily mean "Quality." The Rohm revolvers were made in Germany
and they were about as bad as a firearm can get.Quite true. The Bounty Hunter can trace its
roots back to S...
Posted in thread: Eaa Bounty Hunter on 04-25-2017 at 04:11 PM
These are full size sixguns with an alloy frame. Same grip profile as the Colt SAA. Transfer
bar ignition similar to Ruger. Six or eight shot models. Trigger pull is heavy from the factory
but the Wid...
Posted in thread: light vs. heavy bullets in snub-nose .357? on 03-31-2017 at 06:53 AM
[ame]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nAAYUIbAMgw[/ame]The Barnes 140gr XPB, because it's solid
copper, has a much greater seating depth than a lead core 140gr bullet; so much so that loaded
Posted in thread: Ruger Redhawk in .357 on 08-26-2016 at 03:50 PM
Since you are loading your own, give this a try. Get the 180gr Hornady XTP and seat it at the
lower cannelure. Overall length will be +.121" and should come out at approx. 1.69"-1.70".
Posted in thread: Does it really matter? on 07-22-2016 at 09:50 AM
The perfect firearm? No such thing. The perfect ammo however is a different story. Ideally you
want the ammo that is the most accurate in your weapon, and then you look at bullet type and
Posted in thread: Mystery the disappearing Load data and wimping out of loads on 07-02-2016 at 09:23 PM
158gr at 1500fps? Look here... These loads are fired from M27 and L-frame S&W, Ruger GP100's
and .357 Redhawks. Smaller frame weapons should NOT be used.
Posted in thread: Mystery the disappearing Load data and wimping out of loads on 06-27-2016 at 04:14 PM
SAAMI did not lower anything. They changed the way they measured pressure , note SAAMI tested
velocities are identical for the change in pressure testing techniques . Identical velocities
Posted in thread: Mystery the disappearing Load data and wimping out of loads on 06-26-2016 at 07:55 AM
AA changes data when they change powder manufacturers.Perhaps, but in this case Accurate
lowered that maximum powder charge to meet the new SAAMI standard of 35 kpsi. In the past,
Accurate was known f...
Posted in thread: Mystery the disappearing Load data and wimping out of loads on 06-19-2016 at 12:05 PM
Accurate Arms V322 vs. V3.5 load data for .357 Mag with 158gr XTP and AA#9:V3.5 starting load:
12.4gr; max. load: 13.8gr @35,022 psiV322 starting load: 13.5gr; max. load: 15.0gr @ 44,900
cupNote that ...