22 dasher load

Discussion in 'Small Stuff--22s, 20s, and 17s' started by tjassman84, Sep 25, 2017.

  1. tjassman84

    tjassman84

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    I have a 22 dasher with an 8 twist barrel, and I'm running 75gr Amax and 75gr VLD's too.was wondering if anyone has used Benchmark powder in a load and a good weight to start at. I've been using 32gr of 8208 and it works damn good. Just have a bunch of benchmark that needs used. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks in advance
     
  2. MrMajestic

    MrMajestic Gold $$ Contributor

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    Seems kinda fast, I run RL17 with the 80 grain A-Max. JMHO
     
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  3. stacy

    stacy 2 TIMOTHY 2 VERUS 15 Silver $$ Contributor

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    I RUN N-135 WITH 75GR VLD'S LIGHTS OUT !!!!!!!!:D:D:D
     
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  4. jbpmidas

    jbpmidas MR F-T/r

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    What speed and barrel life are you getting?
     
  5. ASbobcat

    ASbobcat Silver $$ Contributor

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    I was in the same situation.

    Found a node at 27.5gr Benchmark behind Hornady 75gr BTHPM with CCI 450's. Primer pockets still tight after multiple loadings, but this is getting close to the limit and may not be safe in your gun.
     
  6. Leiboy

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    I've only got 50 rounds through mine, but the last two groups showed promise out of my 7.7 twist. 80gr Sierra mk, CCI br primer, 35.2-35.4gr h4350, moly.
     

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