Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Rifles, Reloading, Optics, Equipment > Specialty Handgun Hunting

Specialty Handgun Hunting Techniques For Specialty Handgun Hunting


Reply

powder for short barrel 223

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 11-27-2012, 11:01 PM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Maryland
Posts: 440
powder for short barrel 223

I have a 16" 223 and want to shoot 75-77's will the standard powders work or will I have to speed up the powder due to the shorter barrel
__________________
"Fast is fine accurate is final"
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 11-28-2012, 01:58 AM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 275
Re: powder for short barrel 223

varget ;-}
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 11-28-2012, 01:49 PM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Maryland
Posts: 440
Re: powder for short barrel 223

Quote:
Originally Posted by submoa View Post
varget ;-}

That was my first choice, just never tried it in a short barrel and didn't know if 16 inch neeeded a little faster burn
__________________
"Fast is fine accurate is final"
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 11-30-2012, 03:19 AM
Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 62
Re: powder for short barrel 223

14 or 16 in. barrel really does not make much difference. Varget should work fine.
a 223 is a 223.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads for: powder for short barrel 223
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
how short can a .270 win barrel be davidp Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 17 05-21-2012 11:36 AM
Long barrel short barrel SteveAreno AR15/10 Rifles 12 04-04-2012 06:04 PM
6.5-.284 Barrel Lengths, Short and Stiff? Powder burn efficiency? jhibbard24 Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 5 04-01-2012 10:01 PM
short barrel help curry792 Specialty Handgun Hunting 4 06-27-2011 04:15 PM
&WSM short barrel help Ksmirk Reloading 2 01-04-2011 05:25 PM

Current Poll
I currently have hunting preference points in the following states

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:50 AM.


Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC