408gr of 45-70 Gov’t
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408gr of 45-70 Gov’t

The rifle has been rethroated for my Accurate 46-415S bullet. We took it to the range and shot the upper end for a possible hunting load… from what I saw before, while hopeful, I was dubious of whether or not I would actually find a HARD hitting hunting load… Well, 58.8gr of IMR-3031 was the […]
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45-70 Range Trip with New Powder

TC Encore SSK 45-70 with IMR-3031   Well guys, I took the Encore out for a spin, and on the recommendation of Rebel and Georgiaboy44 I got a couple pounds of IMR3031 to try. QuickLOAD predicted no pressure concerns for an Encore that theoretically could be rechambered to 458WinMag, so I did a ladder from 49.3 […]
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TC Encore .45-70 Gov’t First Range Trip

This is the first trip with my new Encore. It is a New Hampshire TC before S&W bought them. It has a Bellm #3 trigger spring kit which typically results in a 2 1/2-3 lbs trigger pull. Bellm triple lock hammer extension, Bellm #1 oversized hung pin, Revolution Laminate Birch 12 Guage stock Set, SSK […]
Accurate Mould 45-200E
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Accurate Mould 45-200E

The bullet from this mould is listed on the Accurate site as the mould maker’s favorite. Considering his expertise in the business I decided to try the 45-200E bullet. I’ve not been disappointed. I won’t list it as the most accurate but plenty so for field/truck carry. My first concern was its feeding so the […]