Taurus 22 Mag Revolver Jan 14, 2009 · Medium Velocity.44 Magnum Loads Plinking/Hunting Bigger Critters Just curious if anyone does any shooting with a "medium velocity".44 Magnum load on a regular basis, perhaps even for hunting. I've always enjoyed shooting jacketed rounds at the 1000 fps to 1100 fps level in my.44 Magnum (more like hot.44 Special loads really). Yesterday I shot a dozen of my own .44 Mag Light loads. 200 grain lead flat nose, 10 grains Blue Dot. I can't claim its an ideal load at all, but it was notably lighter than Magtech 240 gr. Now that I got my bottle of Red Dot, I'll switch to that for my 200 gr light loads. Anyone care to recommend a load of Red Dot for 1000 fps 200 grain lead RNFP. Mar 28, 2019 · However, I loaded the 44 mag for a super redhawk with 7.5" barrel. Deer load was 20 grains of 2400 with 240 grain Hornady XTP. The plinking and turkey load was 7.5 grains unique with 200 grain hornady. The light load was plenty accurate and just a dream to shoot. the stouter load was good enough to keep five shots in an 6 in plate out to 80-85 yards. Berry bullets are perfect for target shooting. I will never shoot lead or coated bullets again. Load with a lead bullet load and have fun plinking all day. These bullets let you shoot a 44 Magnum without blowing your wrists apart. Will buy again.
44 Magnum in “Wells Fargo” Ammo Bag! 200 Grain Hi-Tek Coated RNFP “COWBOY CHOICE” Ammunition~100% HAND-LOADED!! $ 169.99. NEW “WELLS FARGO” Ammo Bags!! Includes 250 rounds for your SASS matches and makes a terrific brass bag for spent cartridges and easy access at your cart! .44 Magnum 200 Grain RNFP BLACK Hi-Tek Coated RNFP – With our 100% hand-loading techniques- We place the same care and passion into each and every round produced as those do in their own private loading rooms. Mar 04, 2006 · Trying to load 44 Mag/Special bullets will very likely either collapse the case or you will not be able to chamber the finished round. Good luck and have fun. 02-21-2006, 09:43 PM #9 Nov 04, 2020 · Hi folks, I recently discovered that my .44 mag 1892 clone really quite likes the 240gr Magtech / CB "Cowboy" .44 Specials. I think it would be a fun range plinking load and seems to feed fine. (I'm no SAA shooter but I ran some 5 shot strings through the gun fast as I could and couldn't get it... Handgun Reloading Dies.32 ACP.32 S&W long carbide.38/357.40 Smith and Wesson.44 Magnum.45 ACP; 9mm Parabellum; 9mm Parabellum; ... GAMO DIAMOND PLINKING TARGET ... That versatility increases dramatically if you reload, and with .357 magnum, that's pretty easy to do. You can reload extra light and gentle.38spl plinking rounds very inexpensively using lead bullets. Like 1000 rounds for under $100, pretty easily. That's cheap plinking. If you get into casting your own bullets, then it gets even cheaper.
Jun 17, 2019 · To my mind shooting cast lead bullets in a .44 mag was just asking for troubles, so all I've ever shot were jacketed bullets. I bought my first, a Ruger SBH in the mid 70's which I still have, and have never had a problem with a jacketed bullet. At one time we had 3 Ruger 44 carbines and a couple of pistols. Mar 02, 2013 · I have used this powder for many different cartridges and load levels- it meters great, is super-versatile, and is a great bulk-buy in 8 lb canisters. To show you just how versatile this powder is, I wanted to share some load data with you all for some of my “standard loads” (non-magnum). Note: This load data is for reference only. pretty much all the 'magnum' powders listed for the .44 mag are suited to the longer barrel. I would use 2400, 20 grains under the 240s and 22 grains under the 200s. I had a Henry big boy for years and this is what it shot best. And if you want a plinkin load with lead for the mag cases, use 8 grains of unique under a 240 grain hardcast boolit.Oct 16, 2009 · To obtain similar performance in a long barreled .44 Magnum or .45 Colt cowboy rifle try loading a soft-lead 240-270 grain flatnosed bullet with about 5 grains of any fast-burning pistol or shotgun powder you have lying around. Bullseye, 231, Unique, SR-7625, PB, Red Dot, 700-X will all work. Best 44 Mag Range Ammo
Characteristics of .44Magnum Rifles. The .44 Magnum rifles have some of the best carbines and this makes them practical in many shooting purposes. They are good for home defense because the can load and fire hollow point ammo. .44 magnum rifles also pack a deadly punch at close range, making them the best choice for both hunting and defense shooting. Berry bullets are perfect for target shooting. I will never shoot lead or coated bullets again. Load with a lead bullet load and have fun plinking all day. These bullets let you shoot a 44 Magnum without blowing your wrists apart. Will buy again. Plinking bullets for sure target shooting for sure 10yds group size 3 square inch not too shabby hand full of imperfections but shoot those out the way highly recommended for reloading fast easy and best of all FREE SHIPPING cant beat that come on purchase 2,000 you wont be disappointed Apr 08, 2010 · HP38 and W231 is the same stuff.ol' hodgens was buying it from winchester for years and selling it as HP38.great powder I use it in 38 and 357 loads for plinking.7.2 grs in my 45 colt bisley with a 250 gr cast LFN is also a very accurate load. Apr 21, 2009 · Bullet weight is reason enough to get a 50ae if you can, the .44 is fairly limited Post Apr 21, 2009 #12 2009-04-22T00:21 Magnum Research says it can be ported no idea how much it takes away from the gas system most gas operated guns can be.