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Re: proper bullet for 73 carbine

Posted by Dick Hosmer on Monday, 9 July 2012, at 12:34 p.m., in response to proper bullet for 73 carbine, posted by brian jones on Monday, 9 July 2012, at 11:43 a.m.

The best accuracy will be obtained with a fairly soft (16-1 or softer) bullet which fits (or is no more than .001" over) the GROOVE diameter of YOUR barrel. Factors which can lead to leading are hard bullets of less than ideal diameter, and incorrect lube. Others can expand (greatly) on this, I am sure.


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