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Did some powder temp sensitivity tests today, interesting results.

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Re: Did some powder temp sensitivity tests today, interesting results.

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Hello,

However, when the temps rose above the 90 degree mark, we really had trouble getting consistent groups and velocities from day to day
Not too concerned about that up here!
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    What kind of chronograph were you using?

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