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#513305 - 12/01/07 12:58 PM Pellets Leaving Too Much Fouling.
silvertip
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I shooting 2-50gr 777 Pellets with a 240gr powerbelt bullet. I'm having problems seating the bullet between shots, due to a build up in the bottom 2-3" of my barrel. I'm having to remove the breech plug every shot to clean this area, just to seat the bullet the same. As you can imagine my accuracy sucks. I never had this problem with loose powder, is this common with pellets?
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#513316 - 12/01/07 01:22 PM Re: Pellets Leaving Too Much Fouling. [Re: silvertip]
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#513349 - 12/01/07 03:31 PM Re: Pellets Leaving Too Much Fouling. [Re: smokepolehall]
jakeway
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I haven't seen it so bad that I had to pull the breechplug, but the pellets arenoticeable worse than loose.
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#513369 - 12/01/07 04:30 PM Re: Pellets Leaving Too Much Fouling. [Re: jakeway]
J.W.308
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Try the 777magnum itis cleaner burning
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#515269 - 12/03/07 07:14 PM Re: Pellets Leaving Too Much Fouling. [Re: J.W.308]
holstonangler
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Try using 777 primers, that helped me out. I was shooting the winchester 209 primers that left a nasty crud ring after firing a couple rounds.
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#515538 - 12/03/07 09:50 PM Re: Pellets Leaving Too Much Fouling. [Re: holstonangler]
GRAMPS
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I had that same problem until I started using loose powder.
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#516253 - 12/04/07 04:33 PM Re: Pellets Leaving Too Much Fouling. [Re: GRAMPS]
renegade50
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go back to loose powder.......
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#517036 - 12/05/07 04:16 AM Re: Pellets Leaving Too Much Fouling. [Re: renegade50]
silvertip
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Loose powder it is. It much cleaner and seems, by grains has more power. Thanks for your comments.
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#518897 - 12/06/07 03:31 PM Re: Pellets Leaving Too Much Fouling. [Re: silvertip]
twostates
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Had the same problem. The primers are causing the problem. Changed to the Winchester 777 primers and no more crud. I couldn't belive how easy it was to load and to clean after changing primers.
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#519565 - 12/07/07 12:44 AM Re: Pellets Leaving Too Much Fouling. [Re: twostates]
spctbone
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I have no problem with mine. I can load 6 shots without even swabbing between shots. Shooting 2-50grn.777 pellets and TC shockwaves 250's (Same thing as a Hornady SST 250) Try changing primers!
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#552284 - 01/06/08 08:08 PM Re: Pellets Leaving Too Much Fouling. [Re: spctbone]
shopson
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I am just curious as to how the primer would affect the barrel an inch or two in front of the load. My understanding was that he was having a problem getting his next load down in the barrel, especially the last 2-3 inches. Are you all saying the primer is fouling the barrel after it has ignighted the powder charge and driven the bullet out?
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#552522 - 01/06/08 10:59 PM Re: Pellets Leaving Too Much Fouling. [Re: spctbone]
bonekelektr
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Go to the 777 Win. primers or Rem. clean sumthin or other..
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#553197 - 01/07/08 12:53 PM Re: Pellets Leaving Too Much Fouling. [Re: bonekelektr]
elauwit
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I shoot loose powder. Was the pellets(and i'm being serious here) not supposed to ease loading and fouling. I've never used them just see the adds for them.
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#556204 - 01/09/08 09:36 AM Re: Pellets Leaving Too Much Fouling. [Re: elauwit]
oldwun
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I use T7 all the time. You will get the dreaded crud ring no matter which primer you use. The only solution I have found is to run a damp patch in a jerky motion down the bore. There is lot of info on huntingnet.com on this subject. It is worse in my Omega than my KRB because the Omega bores are TIGHT.
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