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Posted: 8/21/2017 8:00:41 PM EDT
Ive got 8 lbs of Red Dot. It works well for .308 but would like input on 223/556 options.

Thanks


ETA: Hoping for 77gr BTHP loads
Link Posted: 8/21/2017 8:26:06 PM EDT
[#1]
I don't suggest 4.0gr Red Dot.

I think I had 5 rounds made up.
Low (that made it out): 629fps
High: 907fps
Avg: 888fps
ES: 278fps
SD: 122fps

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Somewhere, member Twitchy tried 4.6gr and had wild numbers.
Link Posted: 8/21/2017 8:36:33 PM EDT
[#2]
I used trailboss. IIRC it was 5 gr but dont remember 100%. They worked. Didnt cycle of course but was neat to make. Never made any after that tho.
Link Posted: 8/21/2017 11:02:38 PM EDT
[#3]
Link Posted: 8/22/2017 2:38:16 PM EDT
[#4]
Thanks for the replies.  Yeh i know subs wont cycle but wanted to work on some loads.
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