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Best Low Temperature Powder

3038 Views 20 Replies 10 Participants Last post by  paulosantos
I've been using the 28.0 grains of Re10x with 115 grain SMK's in my Bison 20" Stainless with superb accuracy.

Yet, come winter, I'll switch over to either a 110 grain PH or 130 Grain but my bigger question is:
What is my best COLD weather powder to use when I take the rifle deer hunting this year?

I live in Wisconsin and hunt in the far north. Last year, opening day was -9 F. Yes, MINUS 9!!!

I've already read that 10x would not be my best choice this winter. Could you all recommend what you'd think my best choice for powder would be?

I can't even begin to simulate -9F with a bag of ice ( LOL!!!) but if a chill test is recommended, I'll do that, too.
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How temperature sensitive is Reloader 7 and what powder does it resemble in that regard? I've been reading Paulo's and HTR's load suggestions with the 85 - 100 grain bullets and I'm thinking of getting some.
Thanks Paulo I knew I read it somewhere but couldn't find it.
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