I've been working on this. I've used loads from 23.0 to 25.5. The starting load per Hodgdon is 25.7 gr for this bullet (which seems HOT). Any idea what the safe lower limit is? The data I've seen seems to be all over the place.
45Colt_Man":31b3v4yb said:I use 26.0. Why would you load at less than Hodgdon's minimum when they warn to not load below 3% of max when using H110 or Win296.
Hammerdown77":7x1yxwx6 said:Not a 250 XTP, but I substitute its load data for the 255 gr. LSWC I use. I shot a starting load of 25 grains up to 26, then started going down from there. Went as low as 22.5, and they still went bang. 24 gr. seemed pretty good.