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If you use the factory mec charge bars and all the shot weights are low,do you just use them any way and not worry about the actual weight. I guess I am paranoid about getting the right load in that is safe to shoot.Won't you be giving up a lot when your shot charge is lighter than it shoud be? thanks. sj :rolleyes
 

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How low? Is there any physical damage to the bar? Is the rubber insert damages or swollen?Most charge bars will weigh slightly different charges with the different size shot. #9 will likely weigh in slightly heavy and #4 slightly light. Minor variations will not make much difference.Thing to note, however, don't use a charge bar meant for lead shot with steel shot, and vis a vis.Many have gone to the use of an adjustable charge bar.
 

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I was trying to load 1 1/8 oz,which should be 492.2 grains.In order to reach that I had to add 20 more pellets. I was using 7 1/2 magnum. IT was all the way down on my balance beam scale. sj :D
 
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