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Loading Guidelines

1. What load data do I use for the Tipped Triple-Shock and Maximum Range X Bullets?
Answer. We recommend using Triple-Shock X Bullet data from Barnes Reloading Manual Number 4 or the Technical Section of Barnes Bullets website.

2. How accurate is the Triple Shock?
Answer. In testing we have found the Triple Shock bullet to be very accurate. For another test on the accuracy of the new Triple Shock- check out the July, 2003 issue of Shooting Times and Rick Jamison’s article on ” New Loads for an Old Favorite – The .270 Winchester .

3. Where do I seat the Triple-Shock, Tipped TSX and MRX bullets?
Answer. We recommend seating these bullets .050″ off the lands {rifling} of your rifle. This length can be determined by using a “Stoney Point Gauge” or other methods. You do not have to seat the bullet at, or on one of the annular rings.