45 Acp C.o.l. Reloading

Bullet Swaging Your Own Bullets with CMA Custom Ammo – John sent some 45 ACP 200 and 220 SWC bullets which should be good for target.

With the demand for ammo and reloading components there is always room for a good custom bullet maker. Bullet Swaging.

Getting ready to reload my first batch of .45acp, and I'm surprised by the conflicting C.O.A.L. data for 230 gr RN FMJ. Not too sure what to use. Started set-up using the info from the little booklet in the Lee die set; 1.275" I did note the WWB 45A round I used for initial positioning is actually 1.267".

45 ACP Lee Pro 1000 progressive 3-hole reloading kit for. 45 ACP. You can start reloading good ammunition minutes after the press is bolted down. Add a bullet and pull the lever; all other o.

Like any other aspect of reloading attention to detail is important.

Failure to do this will result is shave bullets which will ruin accuracy or ruin a case. 45-70 with LBT cast bullets note how.

Springfield Xdm 45 Acp Compact Review _DSC6332_phatchfinal Quickly becoming a favorite among shooters, the Springfield XDm 3.8 compact in .45 ACP performs on par with a full-size weapon and sports a myriad of user-friendly features. Springfield is currently no longer shipping items with the XD gear. If youre looking for a versatile carry pistol that is packed with features, has amazing

Dr Jim reviews the Ruger ARX Ammunition by Polycase. Ruger ARX Ammunition by Polycase in 9mm Luger Jim Clary USA-(Ammoland.com)- We received our allotment of Ruger ARX ammo (.45 ACP & 9mm Luger +P).

Winchester Smokeless Propellants Releases Winchester 572 – with all popular reloading components Showing off its versatility, can be used in shotshell field loads from 12-gauge to 28-gauge and handgun applications such as 380 Auto, 9MM Luger, 38 Special and.

A New Cartridge? – 45 case, head-stamped “Cowboy” and “.45 Special.” It is best described as a .45 Colt, shortened to .45 ACP length. The necessity for such.

Still, it would be make for more efficient reloading if.

Have heard good things about coated bullets. Spent the morning shooting some of what we cast and coat. I was very pleased. They load nice and keep your loading equipment cleaner. We tried these bullets in several glocks and a 9mm carbine. Less smoke for sure. Coated bullets are available now on a limited basis, buy that we say pm us with your needs and will give you a lead time if we dont have.

45 ACP and 38 Special are only two of the cartridges in which CLAYS provides "tack driving" target accuracy with flawless functioning. 231® One of the most popular reloading propellants, 231 is a pistol powder ideally suited to the 38 Special, 45 Auto, and 9mm standard loads.

These 45 ACP bullets from Berry's are a great choice for affordable and consistent range loads. If you shoot the .45 Automatic Colt Pistol (ACP) round, you understand the need for an affordable yet effective cartridge. Make sure you are reloading your spent cases with high-quality bullets by.

Nov 25, 2018  · I always alter C.O.L. based on the shape of the bullet’s nose (and it’s weight). Some hollow points have a flat nose, and in lieu of an exact reloading spec. for the bullet you’re using, you still need to consider if the bullet you have seats deeper (and generates more pressure) than.

I’d like to work up a reasonably hot .45 ACP 200gr SWC load. I’m familiar with the Cooper load of 7.3(?) grains of Unique under a 215gr wadcutter, and if I recall that load should run up close to 1100 fps from a 5" barrel, but I’d like to tweak that one a tad. I’ll be using a 200gr cast SWC, and I’m not a big fan of Unique, I’d prefer to use either Bullseye or Red Dot.

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I seem to recall that the .45ACP is an easy round to reload due to its low pressure. A classic, maybe THE classic 45 ACP load for competition in "Conventional Bullseye" matches is a 200gr.

The Best Metallic Cartridges for Reloading By Chuck Hawks. Alex Boughamer suggested this topic for an article in an e-mail, as he was interested is buying rifles now, but planning to reload in the future.

A database of .45 acp handloads. Powder Bul Weight C.O.L. Min Charge Max Charge Optimal Charge Bullet Make Bullet Type

A Look Back At The M1911 Double-Stack – 45 ACP to .38 Super. The blued-steel beauty was built on a Colt.

In favor of the double-stacker is 18 rounds of firepower without reloading. A second magazine loaded with 17 rounds adds 14.6 ozs.