You need to read your owners manual to figure that out. Black powder is measured in volume and not weight. So if you actually weighed 100 grains of FFG Black powder out it would have more volume than Pyrodex or 777. You just need to work up the loads for your rifle and not depend on what works in somebodys elses ML.
In my TC Omega I used 110 grains of Triple Seven (1 50 gr pellet and 2 30 gr pellets) to push a 245 gr Barnes Mz bullet. Recoil was reasonable and accuracy was great. I used the same charge weight with loose Triple Seven as well.
It's by no means a maximum load but I like a 295 grain hollow point powerbelt in front of 100 grains of loose 777. Seems to work well and it dropped my mulie last year just fine. I'm just hoping I can get out to chase them one more time before the seasons over.
How many of you out there keep a journal of your hunting trips or outings? I started to about 20 years ago and then moved them from a journal to a story that I will send out to my friends so that they can enjoy the time as well. I'll aslo put into the journal the scouting trips that go along with the hunts of limited or once in a lifetime hunts.
I have found that if you buy a small notebook that fits into your shirt pocket and take it with you when you head out is the...