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Old July 7, 2014, 04:51 PM   #1
jim milam
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1st pistol

bought a ruger blackhawk 357. have been reloading with 158 gr meister rnfp and 4.8gr of cfe pistol. very pleasant load to shoot and seems to be accurate at 15yds. at 7 1/2 yds you can shoot a jaged hole group easily. I'm having a lot of fun with it. next I would like to get a gp100 ss 6" barrel. crap I'm already hooked on this stuff
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Old July 7, 2014, 05:45 PM   #2
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Congrats, the Blackhawk is a solid gun and so is the GP100.
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Old July 7, 2014, 06:37 PM   #3
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My first centerfire revolver was a 357 Mag Blackhawk. Traded a Glock for it, one of the best trades I have made. The Glock probably had more appraise value but IMO the Blackhawk is by far the more enjoyable firearm.

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Pretty awesome. What barrel length did you get?
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