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#4932269 - 02/13/11 12:57 AM CVA Apex Load Data?
Nilwod Offline
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Registered: 06/26/04
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Just bought a new CVA Apex. Anyone have some loads they have tried with good results in one of these? Thanks for any info. I really think this rifle is nice. Very well made. Oh, it is a .50 cal Thanks in advance.
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#4932394 - 02/13/11 01:28 AM Re: CVA Apex Load Data? [Re: Nilwod]
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300gr Powerbelt Platinum - 100gr blackhorn209
205gr Powerbelt Aerotip - 90gr blackhorn209

Haven't shot any Thors out of ours yet but thats in store for this year.
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#4935445 - 02/13/11 09:15 PM Re: CVA Apex Load Data? [Re: bigblock455]
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my 50 cal. Apex loves 300 grain shockwaves over 100 grains of Blackhorn powder & a magnum cci 209 primer.

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#4950953 - 02/18/11 12:11 AM Re: CVA Apex Load Data? [Re: jjenkins]
fellas2 Offline
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Registered: 02/25/08
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Loc: SOUTHWEST PA.
3-50 gr pellets of 777 magnum behind 250gr shockwaves. Great accuracy and will put em down

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#4951361 - 02/18/11 01:46 AM Re: CVA Apex Load Data? [Re: fellas2]
Swampman700 Offline
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About 80 grains of Pyrodex of 3f Goex and a 240-250 grain projectile should be safe.
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#4951862 - 02/18/11 03:20 AM Re: CVA Apex Load Data? [Re: Swampman700]
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80 grains are pee wee loads. we all know you shoot those laugh
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#4952576 - 02/18/11 11:22 AM Re: CVA Apex Load Data? [Re: bigblock455]
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I'n spanish made guns I do.
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#4952670 - 02/18/11 12:39 PM Re: CVA Apex Load Data? [Re: Swampman700]
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Yeah,we can't all go out and spend 3 times as much for an overpriced TC.

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#4953267 - 02/18/11 04:24 PM Re: CVA Apex Load Data? [Re: fellas2]
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swamp i say this in a nice way. Shut up you fool laugh
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#4953583 - 02/18/11 06:07 PM Re: CVA Apex Load Data? [Re: fellas2]
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Originally Posted By: fellas2
Yeah,we can't all go out and spend 3 times as much for an overpriced TC.


We can't anymore CVA ran them (and Knight) out of business by dumping sub-standard products on the American market.
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