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Load data for 180 gr XTP & Unique

Discussion in '10mm Reloading Forum' started by anyplainjoe, Jan 25, 2010.

  1. anyplainjoe

    anyplainjoe Nobody special.

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    In flyover country
    Can anyone offer reloading data using a 180 grain XTP and Unique? Looking for an easy shooting basic target/plinking load.
     
  2. MSgt Dotson

    MSgt Dotson

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    Basic plinking loads can be assembled with 5.5 gr of Unique at about 940 fps...; 5.8 gr worth about 970fps, and I did a few with 6.1 gr at 1030 fps.... (OAL was 1.24")
     


  3. Taterhead

    Taterhead Counting Beans

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    Hornady load data is as follows:
    COL 1.26"
    WLP Primer
    180 gr XTP

    Starting Load: 5.8gr @ 950 fps
    Max Load: 7.1 gr @ 1100 fps

    Alliant Data (published in earlier editions):

    Federal 150 primer
    180 gr JHP

    Max load 7.0 gr @ 1125 fps (35,700 psi)
     
    Last edited: Feb 3, 2010