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Old November 5, 2012, 12:23 AM   #4
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Originally Posted by Jammer Six
185's are what convinced me to stick to 230's.
I like 230 gr FMJ and shoot a bunch of 200 gr SWC for range practice but load Remington GS 185 gr BJHP +P due to the muzzle energy of 534 ft/lbs. I use bulk GS bullets to load comparable POA/POI rounds for range practice/drills.

Winchester 230 gr FMJ
Muzzle Velocity: 835 fps
Muzzle Energy: 356 ft/lbs

Remington UMC 230 gr FMJ
Muzzle velocity: 835 fps
Muzzle energy: 356 ft/lbs

PMC 230 gr FMJ
Muzzle velocity: 830 fps
Muzzle energy: 352 ft/lbs

Remington Golden Saber 185 gr BJHP +P
Muzzle velocity: 1140 fps
Muzzle energy: 534 ft/lbs
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