The Firing Line Forums

Go Back   The Firing Line Forums > The Skunkworks > Handloading, Reloading, and Bullet Casting

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old December 24, 2005, 08:22 AM   #1
Brutus
Senior Member
 
Join Date: September 11, 2005
Posts: 329
10MM loads

I've been reloading the 10 for about a year & a half now, best loads I've come up with are:
1. 180gr. Hornady XTP 13.5 gr AA#9 @ 1200FPS.
2. 200 gr. Hornady XTP 12.1 gr AA#9 @ 1120FPS.
3. 180gr. Rainer FP. 7.8gr Power Pistol @1100 FPS.
Interested to here what other folks been shooting.
Brutus is offline  
Old December 24, 2005, 08:33 AM   #2
WESHOOT2
Senior Member
 
Join Date: February 20, 1999
Location: home on the range; Vermont (Caspian country)
Posts: 14,139
murmurs

Might experiment with Blue Dot and 800X, too........chrono-mapping all the way
__________________
.
"all my ammo is mostly retired factory ammo"
WESHOOT2 is offline  
Old December 24, 2005, 04:55 PM   #3
Vitamin G
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 25, 2004
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posts: 307
I've been using 135gr JHP's and blue dot... lots of blue dot. In fact, I'm not even going to post it because its over maximum. I trust it though, because it works for me, and Mike McNett (owner of doubletap) posted it on a different forum as one of his loads before he started doubletap, i think.
Vitamin G is offline  
Old December 27, 2005, 08:09 AM   #4
Spectre01
Junior Member
 
Join Date: December 23, 2005
Location: Indiana
Posts: 6
175gr Win Silvertips, Win brass & primers.

8.5 gr WAP,,, Very clean, Very accurate.

Feels like factory loads.
__________________
Dan Wesson Razorback 10mm
Colt Anaconda 44 mag
Colt Python elite 357 mag
Walther ppk/s 380
Spectre01 is offline  
Old December 27, 2005, 08:57 AM   #5
WESHOOT2
Senior Member
 
Join Date: February 20, 1999
Location: home on the range; Vermont (Caspian country)
Posts: 14,139
Mr. McNett

Yes........
__________________
.
"all my ammo is mostly retired factory ammo"
WESHOOT2 is offline  
Old December 27, 2005, 01:31 PM   #6
caz223
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 15, 2002
Location: Michigan
Posts: 1,378
The best resource for 10mm loads is the 10mm reloading forum at GT.
http://www.glocktalk.com/forumdisplay.php?forumid=67
A LOT of Mr. McNett's handiwork there.
__________________
I'm not just a gun.
I'm YOUR gun.
(Hold me.)
caz223 is offline  
Old December 27, 2005, 01:47 PM   #7
RickB
Senior Member
 
Join Date: March 1, 2000
Location: Western WA
Posts: 5,640
I use AA #7 and Ramshot Enforcer for just about all of my loads. Not much data on the latter. Since I can use a .45 for sub-caliber training, I load mostly warm. I like 135@1400, 170/180@1300, and 200@1200.
RickB is offline  
Old December 29, 2005, 09:33 AM   #8
tjhands
Senior Member
 
Join Date: January 20, 2005
Posts: 1,708
Most bullet companies claim that Accurate #7 provides the best accuracy for 10mm and is often their choice for hunting loads as well in that caliber. That is all I use for 10mm anymore. Under Hornady 180g XTPs, I use 11.3g of AA#7. Nice big bang and superb accuracy out to 50 yards in my Glock 20.
__________________
"If the sole purpose of handguns is to kill people, then mine are all defective." - Uncle Ted Nugent
tjhands is offline  
Old October 23, 2006, 09:38 PM   #9
The_Last_Boyscout
Junior Member
 
Join Date: November 8, 2005
Posts: 10
reduced 10mm loads

I find that 5.0 grs Unique under a 200gr HP/XTP makes a nice low power practice round out of my Kimber.
__________________
Be Prepared !!!
The_Last_Boyscout is offline  
Old October 24, 2006, 10:44 AM   #10
Clark
Senior Member
 
Join Date: December 4, 1999
Location: WA, the ever blue state
Posts: 2,828
CAUTION: The following post includes loading data beyond currently published maximums for this cartridge. USE AT YOUR OWN RISK. Neither the writer, The Firing Line, nor the staff of TFL assume any liability for any damage or injury resulting from use of this information.


AA#9 = Ramshot Enforcer = H108 = WC820

I can only get 15.5 gr of that powder to fit under a 200 gr bullet in 10mm.

That powder does not compress, at all.
The bullet just squishes with more press force and more powder.
Clark is offline  
Old October 28, 2006, 07:17 AM   #11
paknheat
Senior Member
 
Join Date: October 17, 2006
Location: East Texas
Posts: 242
I am going to start loading the BIG 10, and was wondering if any one has tried the Alliant Power Pistol. I have had good luck with this in 9mm and .45 acp. I will be shooting the 10mm loads in a Gock-29.
paknheat 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 10:51 PM.


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 0.10300 seconds with 9 queries