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#3325327 - 08/16/13 09:08 PM Re: Inline Muzzleloader Questions [Re: timberjack86]
bigfoot318
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Registered: 11/17/02
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Loc: Crossville, TN

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I shoot a Savage smokeless muzzleloader. The most accurate load I found is 45 grains 5744 smokeless powder, Hornady FTX 325 grain bullet in .458 diameter (this is a 45/70 bullet), used with the orange high power sabots. You use the orange sabots because they are designed for the fatter diameter bullet. Absolutely devastating bullet. I tried the Barnes bullets and they were not accurate and very hard for me to load. Maybe it was my gun or maybe it was me or maybe the bullet/sabot combo but I could not get the Barnes to shoot for me.

Edited by bigfoot318 (08/16/13 09:10 PM)

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#3325329 - 08/16/13 09:10 PM Re: Inline Muzzleloader Questions [Re: bigfoot318]
Rubberduck270
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Registered: 11/01/10
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Can't shoot smokeless powder in a TC Impact.

What kind of fps you getting bigfoot?
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#3325332 - 08/16/13 09:12 PM Re: Inline Muzzleloader Questions [Re: Rubberduck270]
bigfoot318
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Rubberduck270, I am not sure of my FPS but every deer I have shot has run less than 75 yards and given up the ghost.
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