1895 marlin ltd II

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  1. sewerman

    sewerman New Member

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    hello,

    i will begin loading for the above rifle next week.

    24" ballard rifled barrel.

    i plan on shooting cast bullets at under 1400fps MV

    i'm up in the air on bullet weight though i have a hundred which were given to me of unknown weight.

    i have read that reloader #7 is a good powder & trail boss.

    any 45/70 shooter/loader want to chime in.........

    thanx
    sewerman
  2. howlnmad

    howlnmad Well-Known Member

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    I'm not familiar with either of those powders but I do know that you're going to need to find the weight of those boolits to look up load data.
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