HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: 1jackds2
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 12695

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 87
BOT: 3
Total: 90
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Forums
02: Home
03: Forums
04: Photo Albums
05: Forums
06: Forums
07: Forums
08: Forums
09: Home
10: Forums
11: Forums
12: Forums
13: Forums
14: Forums
15: Forums
16: Forums
17: Home
18: Forums
19: Forums
20: Forums
21: Your Account
22: Forums
23: Forums
24: Forums
25: Forums
26: Forums
27: Forums
28: Your Account
29: Forums
30: PointBlank Online
31: Forums
32: Forums
33: Forums
34: Forums
35: Forums
36: Forums
37: Forums
38: Forums
39: Home
40: Forums
41: Forums
42: Forums
43: Photo Albums
44: Forums
45: Home
46: Forums
47: Forums
48: Forums
49: Forums
50: Forums
51: Forums
52: Forums
53: Forums
54: Forums
55: Forums
56: Forums
57: Forums
58: Forums
59: Forums
60: Forums
61: Forums
62: Forums
63: Your Account
64: Your Account
65: Forums
66: Forums
67: Your Account
68: Forums
69: Forums
70: Forums
71: Forums
72: Your Account
73: Forums
74: Your Account
75: Forums
76: Forums
77: Forums
78: Forums
79: Home
80: Forums
81: Forums
82: Forums
83: Home
84: Forums
85: Forums
86: Forums
87: Forums
  BOT:
01: Forums
02: Forums
03: Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 305
 Pictures: 2367
  · Views: 533110
  · Votes: 1312
  · Comments: 86
 

Support our Advertisers

Need loading data for 7x57 using PCL 516 powder
Discussion regarding the reloading of ammunition and tuning of loads for accuracy
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » Reloading Ammunition

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
kneebone
Rookie Member
Rookie Member


Joined: Sep 09, 2008
Posts: 8

PostPosted: Mon Nov 29, 2010 12:07 pm    Post subject: Need loading data for 7x57 using PCL 516 powder Reply with quote

I'm trying to help a friend in Colombia, where components are hard-to-impossible to obtain. He has a supply of PCL 516 and wants to use it for loads for his 7x57 using Federal cases, CCI large rifle primers and Nosler Partition 140 and 160 grain bullets. Does anyone have data for this combination with PCL 516?
Back to top
View user's profile
Aloysius
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Nov 03, 2009
Posts: 2170
Location: B., Belgium

PostPosted: Mon Nov 29, 2010 1:07 pm    Post subject: Re: Need loading data for 7x57 using PCL 516 powder Reply with quote

When we can help him, are we invited for a hunt? Or is he going to send over some coffee? Smile

Alltough my favourit for the 7 mm Mauser is PCl517, which is much slower than PCL516, my loading tabel gives also some loads for PCL 516:
(barrel length 610 mm)

139 grs SP, RWS case, CCI LR Mag Primer, 48.0 grs PCL 516 - V 2.5 m = 864 m/s

150 grs FMJ, RWS Case, CCI LR Mag primer, 46.5 grs PCl 516 - V2.5m = 849 m/s

these data are maximums, you should start about 6 to 10 % lower!

PCl or Poudres Clermont was produced by PRB in Belgium and is still distributed in Belgium by A.J.C. Service. I know somewhere on the net you can find loading data, I'll look for the site lather.
If it can help you: in the discription of this powder in the reloading manual it's told that PCL516 is very close to H380 (and you all know Hodgdon)


Et voilà, I hope this can help you:

www.jvdzanden.com/tabl...ibrage.xls
Back to top
View user's profile
kneebone
Rookie Member
Rookie Member


Joined: Sep 09, 2008
Posts: 8

PostPosted: Mon Nov 29, 2010 6:38 pm    Post subject: Re: Need loading data for 7x57 using PCL 516 powder Reply with quote

Many thanks. My friend is a fine gentleman and a great hunter -- he'll be happy to invite you to hunt. Coffee is hard to ship. The narcs think it's packed with coke. I'll pass along this information and any more that comes along.
Back to top
View user's profile
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » Reloading Ammunition
Page 1 of 1
All times are GMT - 7 Hours



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Advertisements
 


Valid CSS! Valid HTML 4.01!
Click to check if this page is realy HTML 4.01 compliant for speed :)

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of HuntingNut.com.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2011 by HuntingNut.com
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy

.: Upgraded to DragonFly 9.2 by Dizfunkshunal :.