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Old June 15, 2011, 05:43 PM   #7
carsinc
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230 gr loads

Below are a list of various loads for 230 gr, including RN plated bullets. Not sure of the source of this data, could have been handloads.com.

230 grain LSWC or LRN (Semi-Wad Cutter or Round Nose)
(these loads work for the RN Plated bullet,too-don't use max)
Bullseye 4.0 gr. 810 FPS (target accuracy load)
Bullseye 4.8 gr. 884 hot load/Maximum.
Clays 3.5 gr. 716 start
Clays 4.0 gr. 793 MAX with LRN
ZIP 5.2 gr. 828
ZIP 5.5 gr. 873
ZIP 5.8 gr. 915 max
Unique 5.5 gr. 795 (I got 738 fps in my gun)
Unique 5.5 gr. 913 (in Marlin auto carbine)
Unique 6.0 gr. 840* (I got 777 fps in my gun)
Unique 6.0 gr. 924* (in Marlin auto carbine)
* Alliant shows this a Maximum load
Universal 4.5 gr. 703 start
Universal 4.8 gr. 782
Universal 5.4 gr. 857 max
Red Dot 4.0 gr. 808
Red Dot 4.4 gr. 807 max
Green Dot 4.3 gr. 810
Blue Dot 10.0 gr. 855
Titegroup 4.0 gr. 751 start
Titegroup 4.3 gr. 788
Titegroup 4.8 gr. 855 (MAX)
No. 2 5.6 gr. 870
No. 5 8.5 gr. 968
540 7.6 gr. 860
Trail Boss 3.5 gr. 658 start
Trail Boss 4.4 gr. 748 (using Carolina Cast bullet)
Trail Boss 4.5 gr. 761
Trail Boss 4.6 gr. 756 max (Hi=769, Lo=741, ES=28) Carolina Cast RN
WST 4.5 gr. 805
HS-6 8.0 gr. 858 MAX
WAP 7.3 gr. 915
HP-38/W231 4.3 gr. 699 start
HP-38 5.1 gr. 785 (Near Max)
HP-38/W231 5.3 gr. 834 Maximum
231 5.1 gr. 850 (I got 734 in my S&W)
True Blue 6.7 gr. 820
True Blue 7.4 gr. 913 max
Silhouette 7.0 gr. 882 max
Competition 3.6 gr. 725
Competition 4.0 gr. 805 max
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