collapse

Advertisement


Author Topic: What pellets for muzzleloader?  (Read 976 times)

Offline LDennis24

  • Washington For Wildlife
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Nov 2010
  • Posts: 1645
  • Location: Revere
Re: What pellets for muzzleloader?
« Reply #15 on: September 13, 2021, 06:36:27 AM »
Yeah this had been discussed on here alot in past threads. I used pellets years ago for a little while when they were new and then went back to loose powder. The ONLY good thing about pellets is they are easier to handle than loose powder charges. They are never consistent. Don't burn fully, and make your gun dirtier quicker than loose powder. It's a sales gimmick if you ask me. They suck.

Offline phildobaggins

  • Non-Hunting & Covid-19 Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Scout
  • ****
  • Join Date: Sep 2020
  • Posts: 336
  • Location: Entiat
  • Groups: RMEF
Re: What pellets for muzzleloader?
« Reply #16 on: September 13, 2021, 09:12:20 AM »
I've had zero complaints with my 209 muzzleloader using the 50 gr. Pyrodex pellets. They were game changing for me. Never had any issues with them except for the multiple dead deer I needed to cut up and haul out.

Offline Dirty Mike

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Longhunter
  • *****
  • Join Date: Apr 2009
  • Posts: 881
  • Location: Tenino, wa
  • Co-founder of Team Dogleg
Re: What pellets for muzzleloader?
« Reply #17 on: September 16, 2021, 07:21:08 AM »
I prefer loose powder but if I were to choose a pellet I would choose 777. It creates more velocity and is about 50x easier to clean up after

 


* Advertisement

* Recent Topics

I have Coastal Olympic Peninsula November Bear Questions by ThurstonCokid
[Today at 07:35:02 AM]


2021 General Deer by HUNTIN4SIX
[Today at 07:26:00 AM]


Deer hunting and Pickers by pianoman9701
[Today at 07:19:34 AM]


Archery West Side Hunting Partner Needed by pianoman9701
[Today at 07:15:32 AM]


Opening Weekend Ducks by metlhead
[Today at 06:07:36 AM]


Value? by Jingles
[Today at 05:59:21 AM]


2021 HuntWA Christmas Gift Exchange by turkeyfeather
[Today at 04:56:44 AM]


Buck in the ditch by Freeman! by C-Money
[Today at 04:45:01 AM]


GMU 346 Late Season Archery Partner needed by scoutdog346
[Today at 01:34:35 AM]


204 Okanogan East, Help request by Bogie85
[Yesterday at 11:47:42 PM]


Covid before deer camp by BLH69
[Yesterday at 11:14:58 PM]


Elk/Deer taxidermist by Romulus1297
[Yesterday at 10:58:50 PM]


Truck bed of dry firewood rounds by NRA4LIFE
[Yesterday at 09:10:56 PM]


Wtb 7mm rem mag ammo by HntnFsh
[Yesterday at 08:50:25 PM]


2009 Lund FS only 74hrs by Broomd
[Yesterday at 08:30:41 PM]


WTB leverevolution powder by Tracker0721
[Yesterday at 08:14:29 PM]


Pay it Forward by Tiger1358
[Yesterday at 07:08:26 PM]


**WDFW Spring Bear Public Comment Period open through 10/21/2021** by cem3434
[Yesterday at 06:33:58 PM]


Big North Idaho bull by Vandal44
[Yesterday at 06:23:53 PM]


WTS-WTT JBL charge4 blue tooth speaker by paguy
[Yesterday at 05:23:24 PM]

SimplePortal 2.3.7 © 2008-2021, SimplePortal