collapse

Advertisement


Author Topic: What pellets for muzzleloader?  (Read 2313 times)

Offline LDennis24

  • Washington For Wildlife
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Nov 2010
  • Posts: 2210
  • 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: (+1)
  • Longhunter
  • *****
  • Join Date: Sep 2020
  • Posts: 716
  • Location: Entiat
  • big buck big buck big buck
  • Groups: RMEF, MDF
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: 915
  • 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

WTS: Magpro Powder - 2lbs by R.hatchling
[Today at 10:01:42 PM]


Help a kid fish by D-Rock425
[Today at 09:59:10 PM]


Saying goodbye is hard. Idabooner by actionshooter
[Today at 09:36:16 PM]


A Trip to Old Mexico by actionshooter
[Today at 09:27:44 PM]


Missing ivory’s beware [emoji41] by millerwheeler
[Today at 09:16:52 PM]


Antique pack frame by teanawayslayer
[Today at 07:33:09 PM]


3lbs n565 by duckslayer
[Today at 06:23:20 PM]


Seekins PH2 300 Win Mag by Cascade_Sherpa
[Today at 06:04:06 PM]


Wtb or trade for 15rd Hellcat mags by Fbomber300
[Today at 05:54:09 PM]


WTS- Vortex Viper HS 4-16×50 by fire*guy
[Today at 05:17:41 PM]


Failure to manage predators by salmosalar
[Today at 03:41:54 PM]


NOT SELECTED MULTI SEASON DEER by TikkaT3-270Shortmag
[Today at 03:35:23 PM]


6 grains/pound rule???? by Rob
[Today at 03:18:40 PM]


OREGON DUE May 15 by vandeman17
[Today at 02:57:07 PM]


2022 Season hunts by Pathfinder101
[Today at 02:46:40 PM]


Springfield WayPoint 308 20" CARBON FIBER Vortex HD LHT 3-15x42 $2600 by duhameister
[Today at 02:24:18 PM]


Action Bedding Question?? by jrebel
[Today at 01:27:04 PM]


New E-Harley by CP
[Today at 01:24:45 PM]


Tohatsu outboard 8hp by follow maggie
[Today at 11:45:15 AM]


Say hi to Haley by follow maggie
[Today at 11:41:10 AM]

SimplePortal 2.3.7 © 2008-2022, SimplePortal