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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 08-14-2011, 12:28 PM Thread Starter
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.32cal load

Getting a .32 drop in barrel for my tc hawkins on 8/20. .310 roundball and .10 tick. What load should I be shooting.
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Re: .32cal load

I was wondering if I could get one for my 50cal hawkins. Is your a flinter or percusion?

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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 08-14-2011, 12:45 PM Thread Starter
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Re: .32cal load

Its a flintlock.Have a green mountain .50 barrel with a 1:70 twist. That I use for deer. The gm .32 barrel is 1:24 twist.
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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 08-14-2011, 01:11 PM
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Re: .32cal load

I use 33 gr. 3F for my Cherokee

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Re: .32cal load

My 32 TC Cherokee likes 20grs of FFFg,.310 ball,and .010 patch.Cherokees had a 1:30 twist
Each barrel is different you gotta try different combos to find that sweet spot.
Those 32 cal barrels in the 15/16 have got to be heavy!

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Re: .32cal load

Thank You for the info. Will try different loads. The squirrels along the swatara creek will be falling this fall.
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