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#3438207 - 11/05/13 08:58 PM Pyrodex Select vs RS
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Which do you prefer ? I currently use the pellets. Was thinking bout switching.
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#3439393 - 11/06/13 02:54 PM Re: Pyrodex Select vs RS [Re: Killing time]
ghostfive
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I got away from pellets and use loose now except in one gun. Cheaper and you can easily adjust your charge to get them shooting better than with pellets. I went with 777 because you reduce your weight by 15% saving more $.

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#3441441 - 11/07/13 08:38 PM Re: Pyrodex Select vs RS [Re: ghostfive]
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Loose is definately cheaper. Doesnt triple 7 leave a bad crud ring though ?
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#3441446 - 11/07/13 08:41 PM Re: Pyrodex Select vs RS [Re: Killing time]
FrontierGander
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Registered: 05/09/10
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in the 209 ignition inline guns, yes the crud ring is bad and must be swabbed between shots.
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#3441482 - 11/07/13 09:09 PM Re: Pyrodex Select vs RS [Re: FrontierGander]
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I was ready to switch to a 209 conversion and use BH209.....UNTIL i found out that you cant use BH with an open breech rifle..which is what i have. This was AFTER i bought 2 bottles of BH ! Im just gonna stick with #11's. Still, was wanting to know what is better- pyrodex select or pyrodex rs ? Anyone ?
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#3441551 - 11/07/13 09:46 PM Re: Pyrodex Select vs RS [Re: Killing time]
FrontierGander
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Buy a CVA Optima or Wolf, awesome rifles with BH209.

Select has better consistency but is much bulkier. Is it worth the extra cost? No.

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#3441750 - 11/08/13 06:04 AM Re: Pyrodex Select vs RS [Re: FrontierGander]
Grill-n-man
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I have tried both the select and RS and prefer the RS. It shoots better in the guns that I have. It is not that big of a difference but the RS does give me tighter groups.
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