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Powerbelt Bullets
« on: November 20, 2019, 04:56:12 PM »
Alan so kindly sent me some high Tech Powerbelt AeroLite .45 250 grain bullets to try out in the .458 Quackenbush LA Outlaw. Thank you Alan!

Right off the bat I must say these bullets are jewel like in their appearance.

My scale says they are 258 grains though who knows how accurate this thing is.

I happen to have two home cast bullets that are close in weight and I’ll compare the bullets when I get a chance to go shoot them.

My Calipers say that the plastic tail piece is .460 and the shiny metal portion’s largest diameter is .4485.

More to come!
« Last Edit: November 20, 2019, 05:00:30 PM by steveoh »

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Re: Powerbelt Bullets
« Reply #1 on: November 20, 2019, 07:13:33 PM »
About what I expected for diameters.... The nose is bore-riding, the plastic will fully engage the rifling....

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Re: Powerbelt Bullets
« Reply #2 on: November 20, 2019, 08:49:56 PM »
Those are just too pretty to shoot.
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Re: Powerbelt Bullets
« Reply #3 on: November 21, 2019, 05:07:41 AM »
Yes, but what happens if these shoot better than any of the others? Only testing will tell.

I've ask around the gun club if anyone has shot any of these, and I couldn't find anyone. However, one guy told me his brother shoots them in his TC muzzle loader, but didn't know any particulars.

So Steve, you get to be the guinea pig. I say this, because their CS department did not know of anyone shooting them in an airgun.
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