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post #8 of (permalink) Old 04-27-2019, 07:13 PM
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Originally Posted by goodshot View Post
Here's an article about Black powder 22's, looks like they were about 1100 or so fps.
Looks like the 1100 FPS value was achieved in a rifle with a 40 GN projectile. Match grade .22 LR ammo with the same weight projectile achieves velocities in the 1050 to 1080 FPS range with a 28 inch barrel. CCI SV LR may work just fine.

Stay away from stingers or HV ammo. Try the drop in chamber test with a LR.

Ammunition is like firewood. The more you have, the warmer you feel.
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