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Old 11-21-2007, 09:15 PM
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i just bought remington solid copper sabot slugs that are 1 ounce and was wondering how many grains they are.
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Old 11-21-2007, 09:41 PM
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437.5 grains to the ounce. Just remember that there are 7000 grains to the pound. That makes it easy to figure how many reloads you get from a pound of powder.

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Old 11-22-2007, 07:06 AM
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437.5 grains to the ounce. Just remember that there are 7000 grains to the pound. That makes it easy to figure how many reloads you get from a pound of powder.

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So the sabot weight is 437.5 grains or the powder charge is 437.5 grains. Thanks for the quick reply im kinda new at this stuff.
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Old 11-22-2007, 07:46 AM
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The copper slug weights 437.5 grains = 1 oz. The powder charge is about 40 grains, at a guess.

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