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Old January 12, 2019, 01:04 AM   #17
JohnKSa
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Recoil is proportional to muzzle momentum, not muzzle energy.

Multiply the bullet weight by the muzzle velocity for that bullet and compare it to the same product for the second loading.

The loading with the larger weight-velocity product will recoil more.
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