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Old 05-14-2007, 09:39 PM
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bullet weight

what's a good bullet weight for the encore pistol 243 win.
1-10 twist factory ammo. mostly for whitetail deer range 200 yard max but closer to 100 yard's

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Old 05-15-2007, 07:57 AM
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Re: bullet weight

Same as with that chambering in a rifle at those ranges, any bullet made for deer size game in the 80 to 100 gr range will work fine as long as they shoot well in your handgun.

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Old 05-15-2007, 06:55 PM
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Re: bullet weight

im picking up some cabelas bulk SPBT 100 grain that my VLS really like's and some 85 grain TSX frderal premium for the pistol . what i need to do is fannally get into reloading. my new encore rifle barrel has a 1-8 twist for the 100 Grain . so i have a 15 inch barrel with 1-10 twist and 21 inch 1-8 twist barrel and 26 barrel with a
1-9 1/8 so i should have some fun seeing what likes what
thanks again Jim
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