The Firing Line Forums

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

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old September 2, 2008, 10:28 PM   #1
Dearhunter61
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 5, 2008
Location: Texas
Posts: 495
Powder dispenser?

I was wondering how you all load your rifle rounds...do you measure and weigh each and every round of powder or do you set your powder measure and weigh until it matches the powder load you want and then just trust your powder measure to dispense the powder accurately?

If you just use the powder measure once you have it set where you want it how close will the powder measures be? If you use this means what type of powder dispenser do you use?

How much does the powder play into the accuracy of the load? What if you are off by say a couple of hundreths? A couple of grains difference?

Currently I measure and weigh each and every load and was wondering if there is a way to load my rounds and get the accuracy that I am getting now and be able to do so a little faster? It takes me quite a while to load my rounds.

Thanks,
Dearhunter61 is offline  
Old September 2, 2008, 10:57 PM   #2
jcwit
Senior Member
 
Join Date: October 28, 2007
Location: Upper Indiana
Posts: 605
How much does your measure very from one throw to the next to the next ect. If they only very a couple of 10ths of a grain,use your measure and load them up, unless of course you're going for max accuracy.
jcwit 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 10:12 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 0.06753 seconds with 7 queries