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#391823 - 09/11/07 12:29 PM Re: any body tried triple7 pellets and power belts [Re: Tnyoteboy]
.444 Marlin
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245gr Aerotip and 120gr Loose pyrodex - Spike
295gr Aerotip and 120gr Loose Pyrodex - 8pt

They work. Dont use pellets, if you PACK them hard enough, the break.
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#393914 - 09/12/07 03:58 PM Re: any body tried triple7 pellets and power belts [Re: .444 Marlin]
iowavf
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Hey 444marlin do you have any troubles seating your bullets the same with loose powder? I tried 777 loose with Aerotips and found that I wasn't seating the bullet the same each time. I have my rod marked and it wasn't the same for each load. I thought that the loose powder wasn't always getting packed into the base of the powerbelts so the bullets wasn't being seated the same each time. Went back to pellets like I have always used without any problems.
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#417505 - 09/26/07 04:28 PM Re: any body tried triple7 pellets and power belts [Re: ]
CZ284
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I shoot an Encore (50 cal) with two 50 gr 777 pellets and a 295 gr powebelt. Of all the deer I've shot with it, only one was a pass through. None went >50 yards, most less than that but BSK is right. Most of mine have been well mushroomed but stopped under the skin on the off side.

I put another post on about the Barnes bullets- quit using the sabots about 3 years ago because they were so darned hard to reload, even afoer one firing with 777. Any experience with them recently- have they gotten easier to load?

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