An encore can be chambered in most modern cartridges, with pressures running easily into the upper 50K CUP/ lower 60K psi range, so even a Ruger only load ( 40K CUP range) will still be well within the acceptable range for the firearm to handle. Still it'll be heck on your shoulder....
best of luck
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Last edited by mikejonestkd; July 23, 2011 at 07:29 AM.
Reason: Trapdoor - 18k, Marlin - 28k, Ruger - 40K