Originally Posted by Maxx_Ammo
and under stand that you cant run the lead as "HOT" as the plated
At normal pistol velocities, sure you can. I routinely run .44 mag cast bullets to 1300+fps, which is fairly hot for any handgun load. My .357 loads run nearly as fast and I've never had a problem with lead, after I learned to properly fit the bullet to the bore.