Cast or swaged for 25-2(large throats)

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Cast or swaged for 25-2(large throats)

Post by orpheoet on 7/4/2017, 9:36 pm

I now have two 25-2s with large throats. 0.455" So far nothing is grouping at 50 yards in the one, the other I just received. A more experienced shooter suggested swaged 200 gr LSWC for better obturation. Or I could get hard cast sized 0.454". Thoughts?
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Post by james r chapman on 7/4/2017, 9:37 pm

hard cast .454
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Post by orpheoet on 7/4/2017, 9:38 pm

james r chapman wrote:hard cast .454
How fast? Can you suggest a load with Bullseye or WST?
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Post by james r chapman on 7/4/2017, 9:48 pm

I'd just try your regular .45 acp loads. maybe try some Dardas .454 185 cast semi-wadcutters.
probable 3.8 gr BE.
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Post by orpheoet on 7/4/2017, 9:55 pm

james r chapman wrote:I'd just try your regular .45 acp loads. maybe try some Dardas .454 185 cast semi-wadcutters.
probable 3.8 gr BE.
That's the plan now, thanks.
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