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Hornady FPB accuracy

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Unread 05-16-2010, 08:21 PM
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Hornady FPB accuracy

Has anyone shot the Hornady FPB yet? How did you like them?
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    Unread 05-18-2010, 07:10 PM
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    Re: Hornady FPB accuracy

    Hey,
    Yes I shot some of them last fall.
    Thinking that the accuracy would help on an antelope hunt.
    No such luck! they shot,, well the best group I got was 6"@ 100yds.
    But they where mostly in the 9"-12" size.
    That just doesnt cut it for me, so I went back to the power belts.
    They will shoot 2-3" out of my Knight T bolt and 700 Rem muzzle loader.
    Try them, they may shoot better for you.

    Good luck and hey let me know if they work for you.
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    Re: Hornady FPB accuracy

    Tried them in my Rem 700 ML and found them to be quite satisfactory. Groups ran in the 11/2-2 inch range and they performed fine on two Carolina whitetails. I loaded them over 120gr of loose 777 and lit them off with Win 209's.
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