what ya shootin in your .222 and .222 Mag ???

Discussion in 'General Rifle Discussion' started by RemRod, Dec 28, 2010.

  1. RemRod

    RemRod New Member

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    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
     
  2. whtsmoke

    whtsmoke New Member

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    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.
     

  3. RemRod

    RemRod New Member

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    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
     
  4. whtsmoke

    whtsmoke New Member

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

    RemRod New Member

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

    whtsmoke New Member

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    i shoot hogden powders, support the local guy.
     
  7. ronl

    ronl New Member

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