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by JHeckert1974
26 Apr 2021, 07:02
Forum: 5.7x28 Reloading
Topic: 5.7 Reload using Blue Dot
Replies: 25
Views: 17171

Re: 5.7 Reload using Blue Dot

Thank you, I will start around the 6.3 range. The factory load i was shooting is AE and I pulled one of the bullets out and measured it, it is .025" longer than the 35 grain VMAX. So I was just going to subtract my measure OAL by .025" to seat the 35 gr VMAX. This will give me same seat depth and sa...
by JHeckert1974
22 Apr 2021, 11:07
Forum: 5.7x28 Reloading
Topic: iFire's FiveseveN Load Data
Replies: 66
Views: 47145

Re: FF's FiveseveN Load Data

35 Gr NLFBT Longshot 6.3 Average 2118 Sample Size 3 Max Velocity 2126 Min Velocity 2113 Extreme Spread 13 Standard Deviation 7 Ft Lbs Energy 349 Notes: functioned - I believe there is still room to move up… not sure how much None your just over 50,000psi with this load. Do you have any load data fo...
by JHeckert1974
22 Apr 2021, 08:14
Forum: 5.7x28 Reloading
Topic: 5.7 Reload using Blue Dot
Replies: 25
Views: 17171

Re: 5.7 Reload using Blue Dot

I shoot my FN quite often and readily do mostly reloads. I will share my recipes for as per your request of load data for bluedot. I have tried the minimum to maxload with this powder and came up with what I consider to be the best results for me. The following loads are for 40-45 grain ( any make ...
by JHeckert1974
22 Apr 2021, 07:17
Forum: 5.7x28 Reloading
Topic: 5.7x28 with blue dot and 35 gr VMAX
Replies: 0
Views: 1814

5.7x28 with blue dot and 35 gr VMAX

Hello, i am new here and fairly new to reloading. I own a Ruger 57 and have around 750 rounds for it. I bought a die so i can start reloading the empties. Fron research online it seems like true blue and a 40 gr bullet is a good way to go. Unfortunately my LGS had neither. I had found data for AA #9...