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Originally Posted by colt_saa View Post
I have always used 5.1 grins of 231 with the 124/125 jacketed projectiles.



I know it is on the upper end, but one of my 6" guns does not like the weaker loadings and I won't load something that can not work in all of my guns

In my test..........
that is my "Maximum" load of powder with w231 powder with a 124hr bullet
with a short OAL of 1.12" , in my pistols.

If loading a 124 gr shorter, you need to work up to that load.....
since there is data out there with very short OAL lengths that could
make pressures too high, to be safe in your pistol !!
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