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Old 09-01-2010, 13:58   #8
fredj338
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Originally Posted by freakshow10mm View Post
9.2gr Longshot behind anything 180gr set to 1.250" OAL.
That is also my LS load w/ 175-180gr bullets. Stick w/ the stock springs. Resist the urge to reload beyond book data until you have a really good idea on how to read pressure signs & IMO, a chronograph is a must loading off the books. Any paper you shoot will not know the diff.
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