Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 1 1
Topic Options
#3165774 - 02/16/13 06:27 AM cva optima and hornady sst
pseshooter300
8 Point


Registered: 04/03/11
Posts: 1019
Loc: kingsport

Offline
I'm thinking of trying these with 100 grain 777. Which grain would you shoot 250 or 300? Also do i need a special tip to load these to not damage tip or not?
Top
#3165871 - 02/16/13 08:06 AM Re: cva optima and hornady sst [Re: pseshooter300]
TNRino
4 Point


Registered: 11/15/11
Posts: 111
Loc: Washington County, TN

Offline
You should be happy with it. I have heard good things about the hornady sst. I yes the same powder and love my optima. I wouls use formats tip for loading just become its formed for that tip.

http://m.hornady.com/store/Ramrod-End-50-Cal-SST-Profile/

Top
#3172783 - 02/22/13 07:39 AM Re: cva optima and hornady sst [Re: TNRino]
pseshooter300
8 Point


Registered: 04/03/11
Posts: 1019
Loc: kingsport

Offline
I just dont know if i should go with 250 or 300 grain
Top
#3173664 - 02/23/13 12:43 AM Re: cva optima and hornady sst [Re: pseshooter300]
TNRino
4 Point


Registered: 11/15/11
Posts: 111
Loc: Washington County, TN

Offline
With 100 grain of powder I would try 250 first. I didn't realize I had that many misspelled/wrong words in that last post. Oh well. The 300 will get u more nock down but will drop more. If your going to use it on anything bigger than the typical tn white tail then maybe the 300 would be your best bet. Shoot Em both see what your gun likes.
Top
Page 1 of 1 1


Moderator:  RUGER, Tennessee Todd, Bobby G, Unicam, CBU93, stretch, Kimber45, Mrs.Unicam, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4104920
RUGER
86360
Deer Assassin
64856
BSK
60547
Crappie Luck
51375
spitndrum
Newest Members
purrpplee, tnduckhunter, draw2drop, Oh Deer, Deer slayer85
13112 Registered Users
Who's Online
32 registered (Big Pop, Allen Sullivan, 94user, JWW4, Tnscooter63, Coach, 4 invisible) and 107 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13112 Members
42 Forums
89370 Topics
1045240 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
August
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.233 seconds in which 0 seconds were spent on a total of 14 queries. Zlib compression enabled.