Need Loading info for Sierra 240gr JHC


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SamD63
April 21, 2009, 10:39 PM
I just bought a supply of the Sierra 240gr JHC for my 44mag. I was planning on reloading with Winchester 231 powder. I am unable to find any info on how much powder to use. I have check the Hodgdon reloading data site with no luck, the Sierra 240gr is not listed. Anyone now where to get this info?

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flipajig
April 21, 2009, 10:49 PM
This is what works in my guns not resposible for the data im giving you... IM using 6.7 grns of 231 for a light plinking load using 240 cast swc it runs just over 800 rpms. all my JHP I load over Alliant 2400. I hope this helps.

45ACPUSER
April 21, 2009, 11:12 PM
It sure is listed in a Sierra Manual...

Steve C
April 22, 2009, 01:50 AM
From Winchesters "free" online manual 1997.

http://members.cox.net/scollins15/Pictures/Win44mag.jpg

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