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buckslayer



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PostSubject: 777 question   February 9th 2014, 7:33 pm

loose verus pellets?

only diff i can see by exp is custom tweaking of charge with loose? exp 90 grain 110 grains with pellets is easier but cut and dry 50/11/150 any other thoughts?
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PostSubject: Re: 777 question   February 10th 2014, 6:00 am

If you flip back through some of the earlier posts under the Powder Room Forum, you will find several topic discussions on T7 pellets.

I've used T7 pellets in the past.  Loose T7 (vs. T7 pellets) ALWAYS gave me better groups on the range when using sabots.  However, at 100 yards my groups opened-up quite a bit when I mixed T7 pellets and Powerbelts.

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PostSubject: Re: 777 question   February 10th 2014, 6:43 am

Pellets are good, but I found when I shot long distance (200) they didn't hold a candle to loose powder.  With you shooting an Encore, I would highly recommend Blackhorn.  I'm sure you've heard all the hype and it is deserved.  It transformed my gun into a great shooting gun that I'm 100% confident will hit its mark when called upon.  Try it and you'll never go back.

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PostSubject: Re: 777 question   February 10th 2014, 8:42 am

I see zero reason to use T7 over BH 209.

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