Description. 220 Swift 55 gr V-MAX® Item #8324 | 20/Box . Hornady Manufacturing Company develops and publishes reloading data for the Handbook of Cartridge Reloading.Occasionally, we will temporarily publish load data on this page when a bullet becomes available and is not yet listed in the latest edition of the handbook. These loads were shot by Brian Pearce of Wolfe Publishing Co. Leupold We used Norma brass and RWS primers. This stretching can result in neck thickening and premature case-head separation. Using bullets from Nosler Ballistic Tip, … I have recommended this load for several other guys and they have had amazing accuracy out of their rifles as well. CCI LR primers and winchester brass. 2nd shot tipped him right over. Rings the 8x6 gong at 840 almost too easy. I've been looking for it to use in the 06 but I can't find it around here, I'm stuck with RE-19. The best of the factory 22 varmint calibers. Three shots touching at 100 yards. It is no It should also be s… 220 Swift Load Data; 223 Win Super Short Magnum (WSSM) Load Data; 6mm PPC-USA Load Data; 6mm Creedmoor Load Data; 6mm Bench Rest Remington Load Data; 243 Winchester Load Data; 6mm Remington Load Data; 243 Win Super Short Magnum (WSSM) Load Data; 240 Weatherby Magnum Load Data; 250-3000 Savage Load Data; 257 Roberts Load Data ; 257 Roberts Ackley Improved Load Data… worse to load for than any other cartridge. Open up the load data page you wish to download. Today I am shooting some 55g Hornady V Max bullets on various powders. I am mostly using the improved version to slow brass flow, not necessarily hotter loads. Loaded to a muzzle velocity of 4,110 fps with a 48-grain bullet, it was more than 1,400 fps faster than the.22 Hornet, which had been the fastest pure varmint cartridge available in factory-loaded form. Remington officially adopted the .22-250 Remington in 1965 and began offering rifles and ammunition. On Texas whitetail the .220 Swift is like the hammer of Thor on broadside shots out to 200 yards or so. Period! Discontinue firing at the first sign of excessive pressure or upon noticing a change in the report of the firearm. I have Varget, 4064, 4007SSC and IMR 4320 that have all worked well in my 22-250. 220 Swift Load Data; 223 Win Super Short Magnum (WSSM) Load Data; 6mm PPC-USA Load Data; 6mm Creedmoor Load Data; 6mm Bench Rest Remington Load Data; 243 Winchester Load Data; 6mm Remington Load Data; 243 Win Super Short Magnum (WSSM) Load Data; 240 Weatherby Magnum Load Data; 250-3000 Savage Load Data; 257 Roberts Load Data ; 257 Roberts Ackley Improved Load Data… I have a friend that swears by RE-17 in his .220 Swift and .25-06. The powders I used years ago were IMR-4895, 4064, 4320 and H-380. It had a 27” barrel department, and shoot just as accurately. Given the same standard of rifle – same quality action The following data was developed in a Remington 40X Sadly my groundhog fields are now subdivisions. All are 5 shots at 100 yards. Built around the standard-length Mark V action, it is available in.223,.22-250,.243, 7mm-08, and.308 in single-shot and repeating versions and as a single shot only in.220 Swift. ALL 35 gr 36 gr 40 gr 45 gr 50 gr 52 gr 53 gr 55 gr 60 gr 62 gr 63 gr 70 gr 80 gr. DrMike Post subject: Re: .220 Swift. We shot a load of AA2700 43.5-44.5g with a Fed 210 Primer with a 50g Nosler Ballistic tip. The 220 Swift, like the .22-250, is prone to case stretching due to its shallow shoulder angle and long, tapering shape. .220 Swift - Manufacturer Loading Data. The same load in the Ruger clocked 3980-something fps and that is the weight bullet I've used for deer hunting with the Swift. Load Data &Technical Information by Caliber. A Thompson/Center Encore with a 26-inch barrel topped with a Weaver Grand Slam 6-20x 42mm scope was used to develop the accompanying .22-250 Remington load data. Our now 37 year-old eldest son and his first deer hunting experience at 11 years old. Can't remember exactly what I was using but they were very accurate. I still shot it for groundhog hunting and accounted for many many 1 shot kills at 500 -741 yards with 55 grainers. 220 Swift Powder Minimum Maximum Charge (grains) Velocity (fps) Charge (grains) Velocity (fps) A-2700 42.5 3882 45.5 4110 Big Game 41.5 3873 44.5 4091 RL 15 37.5 3824 40.5 4105 *H380 42.5 3931 45.5 4125 IMR 4007ssc 41.0 3728 44.5c 4071 H414 42.5 … That's exactly what happened back in 1935 when Winchester introduced the.220 Swift. Tiny holes going in and out but worked just fine. The 4064 load was around 3400fps and the Reloader 15 load was 3520 fps. Any new powders out there that bring a Swift to life. These Winchester 48-grain Super Speed pointed softpoints were Winchester’s original load for the .220 Swift. PX Member. G. Gondy223 Sergeant. The following data was developed in another 40X. My neighbor loaded all of today's ammo. 22-250 Remington Ackley Improved Load Data, 223 Win Super Short Magnum (WSSM) Load Data, 243 Win Super Short Magnum (WSSM) Load Data, 25 Winchester Super Short Magnum Load Data, 270 Winchester Short Magnum (WSM) Load Data, 7mm Rem Short Action Ultra Magnum Load Data, 7mm Shooting Times Westerner (STW) Load Data, 30-06 Springfield Ackley Improved Load Data, 300 Rem Short Action Ultra Magnum Load Data, 300 Holland & Holland (H&H) Magnum Load Data, 300 Winchester Short Magnum (WSM) Load Data, 325 Winchester Short Magnum (WSM) Load Data, 358 Shooting Times Alaskan (STA) Load Data, 375 Holland & Holland (H&H) Magnum Load Data, 45-70 Gov’t (Strong Actions Only) Load Data, 45 Colt (Single Action Army & Replicas) Load Data, 45 Colt (Ruger & T/C Contender & Encore) Load Data. Federal 210M primers and NORMA brass. 6.5 – 20 X. Sure glad I kept my reloading dies. .220 Swift (using Sierra bullets) Warning! Back in 1982, Swift started out making component bullets in Quinter, Kansas, using C&H dies in a loading press. 060010B. | Hunting. First photo was taken while two doe were moving into the road from the … Re: 220 Swift for 90 gr VLD's. The 220 Swift. 200 yards, the first shot hunched him up and you could tell by his eyes he was in shock. 2. The best of the factory 22 varmint calibers. About two years later, Swift began production on a new rifle bullet for large game and invested in more equipment. It's a 26" Criterion with 12" twist and I will be shooting in the 50 to 60 gr range bullets with a max range of maybe 400 yds. Pistol; Rifle; Cowboy; GR. Don’t listen to all the rubbish published about how bad the Swift is. I am using a Lilja SS barrel installed with a 26 " barrel in sporter contour, with a 1 in 9 twist to try some 70 gr bullets. Apr 15, 2011 #3 Re: .220 Swift I don't use varget for mine, but FWIW, I use 37gr IMR 4895 pushing 50gr varmint grenades and nosler ballistic tips. I've got some 55gr Nosler Ballistic tips to start. Quite a few years ago I took a antelope with a 220 Swift using Barnes. Back and barrel – the Swift will always outperform the 22-250 in the velocity You might hear some people Polymer tipped V-MAX ® bullets deliver match accuracy, high ballistic coefficients, wind defying trajectories, and rapid fragmentation upon contact. Nosler Inc  |  Privacy  Use  Order Processing. His pet load is a 55 Grain Sierra Flat Base PSP with a maximum load of IMR-4064 for about 3900 fps. I am having CH-4d make the dies for me. The following data was developed in a REMINGTON 40X SS, # All of these factory velocities were taken in 24" barrels. They were most likely 52 gr. Minuteman. 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