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Remington model 700 muzzleloader question

Discussion in 'Shooting Related Threads' started by Jimborn, Nov 6, 2010.

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  1. Jimborn

    Jimborn TS Member

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    What is the rate of twist in the thing, and what bullets work the best??? Thanks Jim
     
  2. XP100

    XP100 Well-Known Member

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    Not sure of the rate of twist but I used 100 gr. of loose Pyrodex and a Hornady 240 gr. .430 XTP bullet and got 2" 100 yd. groups. Tried 2 of the 50 gr. pellets and got 8" groups.
     
  3. TOOLMAKER 251

    TOOLMAKER 251 Active Member

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    The rate of twist is 1 in 28" I find the powerbelts are very accurate in my 700.
     
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    Three Triple 7 pellets, a Hornady SST 250 grain bullet, Triple 7 Winchester primers

    Under 2 inches at 100 yards. Deadly on Whitetails

    Ron
     
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