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Unread 11-27-2012, 11:01 PM
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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
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    Unread 11-28-2012, 01:58 AM
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    Re: powder for short barrel 223

    varget ;-}
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    Re: powder for short barrel 223

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    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
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    Unread 11-30-2012, 03:19 AM
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    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.
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