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Old November 30, 2012, 02:42 PM   #1
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38 special load data

I have some Remington 125 grain hollow points, with wavy copper 3/4 way up , guess its sjhp. anyone have any good load data for these.. 38 special

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Old November 30, 2012, 02:52 PM   #2
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I have loaded those in .357 Magnum using 9.5 grains of WSF.

I haven't tried them in .38 Special yet. 4.5 grains of Bullseye or 5.5 grains of Unique looks good on paper. W231 would also be a good powder to try.
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Old December 2, 2012, 03:38 AM   #3
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I haven't loaded the 125s for a while, but I have loaded the 158gr Rem jhp recently.
http://thefiringline.com/forums/atta...3&d=1333177079
The Rem 158gr jhp seats deeper in the case than say a Hornady XTP or Nosler, so if you are going off data for a different bullet I would be VERY cautious.
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