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Old September 8, 2012, 06:48 AM   #51
Picher
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You mentioned using Barnes TTSX bullets. I've found that Barnes TSX bullets tend to produce copper fouling in my .270 Win. Pressures and velocities increased and accuracy suffered. I switched to Hornaday GMX (gilding metal) and solved the problem.
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