The Firing Line Forums

Go Back   The Firing Line Forums > Hogan's Alley > Handguns: The Revolver Forum

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old January 7, 2013, 02:31 AM   #26
stormyone
Senior Member
 
Join Date: August 30, 2005
Location: midwest
Posts: 424
For my 357 magnum needs, I like Speer Gold Dots or Double Tap 158gr rounds.

For 38 rounds I like the Speer Short Barrel 38+P stuff or the heavy "FBI Loads" from Double Tap.
stormyone is offline  
Old January 23, 2013, 12:35 AM   #27
Ralph G. Briscoe
Member
 
Join Date: February 8, 2011
Posts: 58
I've settled on a Speer 158gr LSWCHP over 4.7 gr. Unique. It gives me 815 fps out of my snubbies, packs some punch, and isn't painful to practice with. I also use it in my Marlin 94 and shoot it in my .357's more than the hot stuff.
Ralph G. Briscoe is offline  
Old January 23, 2013, 12:47 AM   #28
Deja vu
Senior Member
 
Join Date: March 14, 2010
Location: Border of Idaho & Montana
Posts: 2,111
110 grain Hornady over 22.5 grains of H110.

Middle level load from the Hodgdon reloading manual. (still pretty hot)
__________________
Shot placement is everything! I would rather take a round of 50BMG to the foot than a 22short to the base of the skull.

all 25 of my guns are 45/70 govt, 357 mag, 22 or 12 ga... I believe in keeping it simple
Deja vu is offline  
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:51 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
This site and contents, including all posts, Copyright © 1998-2014 S.W.A.T. Magazine
Copyright Complaints: Please direct DMCA Takedown Notices to the registered agent: thefiringline.com
Contact Us
Page generated in 0.06326 seconds with 9 queries