Magnus Bullets

Discussion in 'The Ammo & Reloading Forum' started by Maddmaxx, Nov 20, 2012.

  1. Maddmaxx

    Maddmaxx Member

    Oct 19, 2012
    Anyone ever use Magnus Lead Bullets? I am new to reloading but have thought about trying these for plinking because of low cost. They have a 124gr for the 9mm. I have never seen their stuff in any loading manual. Can I find load data for another 124gr bullet and start at the low end of the charge data? Does it have to be for a lead bullet as well?
  2. DixieLandMan

    DixieLandMan Member

    Oct 18, 2011
    Madmaxx, go to and they have links to use for different brands of powder. I've loaded the JHP and FMJ rounds but not the lead. I have to look at home at the recipie but I was pleased with them.
    Last edited: Nov 20, 2012

  3. Bud0505

    Bud0505 Member

    Dec 5, 2011
    I have loaded 1000s of magnus lead bullets using loads from Lyman and Hornady loading manuals. Never had a problem. The only reason I'm not still using them is the range where I shoot switched from Magnus to Mastercast and Zero bullets.
  4. steve4102

    steve4102 Former Guest

    Jan 27, 2006
    Use any lead bullet data of same weight. Does not have to be same manufacturer, although that would be nice. Pay close attention to OAL and bullet design. Start low and work up.

    Hodgdon Ramshot and Accurate all have lead bullet on-line data. If you are going to shoot a lot of lead bullets it might be a good idea to purchase the Lyman Cast Bullet Handbook.

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