Dec 28, 2020 · You can break down .223 bullets for reloading into four major categories. Very light bullets in the 40 grain range permit extra fast muzzle velocities, ideal for when a flat trajectory followed by a shallow wound channel are desired for varmint hunting. 55 grain bullets are essentially the standard weight and best for when you want performance like the U.S. Army’s M193. 62 grain bullets may ... Becoming Graf & Sons. What started as a small dream has become a multi-million dollar international business selling ammunition, reloading supplies and accessories.
I selected long proven match quality components: 175-grain Sierra Matchking (SMK) bullets, Lapua brass, Hodgdon Varget powder, Reloader 15 powder and Wolf large rifle primers. The Lapua brass I am using has been fired once in this rifle. If you go Berger, give the 80.5 Fullbore's a shot (pun intended). If you think a 77 gr is good, you'll be amazed with the 80.5's. If you're all about BC, then the G-1 of .435 (G-7 .223) will satisfy you. My first couple hundred shot great but I'm now just shooting up what I have left of the old 77 SMK's.
performance. In shotgun, it produces excellent loads in 28 ga. 3/4 oz., 20 ga. 7/8 oz., 16 ga. 1 oz., and even 12 ga. Hi-Skor800-X™ This large-grained flake powder is at its best when used in heavy field loads from 10 gauge to 28 gauge. In handgun cartridges 800-X performs superbly in cartridges like the 10mm auto and 44 Remington Magnum. 224 Valkyrie RIFLE RELOADING DATA 1 the use of heavier match grade bullets with very long ogives and high ballis-tic coefficients (BC) in a semi-automatic firearm at magazine friendly overall