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#3024700 - 11/09/12 09:50 AM Hornady sst 300 gr or Hornady FPB need help??
sure shot
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Which is better??
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#3024732 - 11/09/12 10:00 AM Re: Hornady sst 300 gr or Hornady FPB need help?? [Re: sure shot]
Rubberduck270
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What are you shooting it out of?
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#3024740 - 11/09/12 10:04 AM Re: Hornady sst 300 gr or Hornady FPB need help?? [Re: Rubberduck270]
sure shot
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Cva accura v2 50. Cal
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#3024750 - 11/09/12 10:08 AM Re: Hornady sst 300 gr or Hornady FPB need help?? [Re: sure shot]
Rubberduck270
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I'd stick with the SST in a sabot. They'll be harder to load but should be more accurate.
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#3024757 - 11/09/12 10:14 AM Re: Hornady sst 300 gr or Hornady FPB need help?? [Re: Rubberduck270]
Rubberduck270
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A Hornady XTP would also be a good choice. Cheaper too \:\)
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#3024774 - 11/09/12 10:23 AM Re: Hornady sst 300 gr or Hornady FPB need help?? [Re: Rubberduck270]
dh1984
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i bought some at academy sports outdoors for 13.99 for 20 of them. and been shooting them out of my traditions .50 cal. with good results.

I stocked up on them i bought 6 of them and asked when they will have more in LOL.
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#3025443 - 11/09/12 05:13 PM Re: Hornady sst 300 gr or Hornady FPB need help?? [Re: dh1984]
fastbs
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SST gets my vote!
Havnt had good luck with fpb, seems like the skirt on them doesn't expand to seal off the powder charge sometimes.
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#3025513 - 11/09/12 06:21 PM Re: Hornady sst 300 gr or Hornady FPB need help?? [Re: fastbs]
cecil30-30
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I shot the FPB for 3 years before I switched to smokeless last this year.I loved the bullet,it never let me down,in 3 years I think I killed 5 deer with it,and all was pass thrus with good blood trails. And it gave me a 1.5 to 2 inch group at 100yds all day long with 2 777 pellets (100gr)
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#3025748 - 11/09/12 08:26 PM Re: Hornady sst 300 gr or Hornady FPB need help?? [Re: cecil30-30]
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i really like the 350 fpb

http://www.tndeer.com/tndeertalk/ubbthreads.php?ubb=showflat&Board=2&Number=2926387

scroll down and read my post


i do believe the 300 sst is better than the 300 fpb
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