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Old April 9, 2013, 01:11 PM   #1
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Original .45 Schofield?

Hey all,
I've been looking around (or trying to) at load data for .45 Schofield and I would like to load something close to what it originally was. From what I gather it was a 200 to 250 grain bullet with around thirty or so grains of black powder. Any thoughts? If you've got any loading recipes I would love to hear 'em
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Old April 9, 2013, 01:35 PM   #2
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I read it was 28 grains of black powder.
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Old April 9, 2013, 04:31 PM   #3
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Cartridges of the World gives 28 gr FFFg with 230 for 730 fps, military.
28 gr FFFg with 250 gr for 710 fps.
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