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Old 11-05-2011, 11:52 AM   #1
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Default Sabots for a tight T/C Triumph

Bought my 12 year old a new Triumph. Gun shoots 250 grain Superglidea real nice. Only problem is they are so tight going down the bore. I can wrestle them down but my son can't. And don't even try to get one down if you don't swab between shots.

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Old 11-05-2011, 11:54 AM   #2
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crush rib sabots.

www.harvesterbullets.com
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Old 11-05-2011, 12:30 PM   #3
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I use these in my Triumph shot better then the T/C Shockwaves, and I love the performance they give on game

http://www.barnesbullets.com/product...t-ez%e2%84%a2/
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New Triumph often needs the bore polished to load well. Try 100 strokes with JB bore polish. If still tight use Harvester Crush Rib if in doubt E-mail me I can aend a few in an envlope to try.
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Old 11-05-2011, 02:02 PM   #5
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I had to switch to the crushed rib harvester's and I went ahead and ordered some pt golds, why I was at it. They load like a dream and the accuracy is excellant. Will find out how well they do on deer next weekend, indiana firearm season starts the 12th.
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Old 11-05-2011, 02:03 PM   #6
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That was even after the jb treatment. The sabots go down smooth as silk now, not sticky.
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Old 11-05-2011, 04:03 PM   #7
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The Internet is such a great place sometimes. Thanks for all the answers....

I will give the harvesters a try. Looking on their website there are a few which could do the job but I can't for the life of me find the size of the 250 grain shockwaves. Can anyone tell me which size to use for them?

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I know what you mean. I hate when the package doesn't state the diameter of the bullet. The Shock Wave will use a .451/.452 sabot.
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Old 11-06-2011, 05:09 AM   #9
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With my triumph loading the Barnes spitfire 285gr sabots were a royal pain but after putting 100 rounds through the barrel of various bullets its easiier now. The other day I put 20 rounds through it without swabing it, awesome.
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Old 11-06-2011, 05:32 AM   #10
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You just need their black 45/50 crush rib. When it comes to. 50 cal I am pretty sure all they have is black and red crush rib. As I said the black is what you want. The shockwave is. 452, that is part of the reason I switched to the pt golds as well, they are. 451, every thousandth counts.
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