45 Acp Clays Power Factor

Reloading .45 ACP: Using Power Factor as A Reloading Guideiam looking for a load to shoot uspsa with. i just bought my first dillon press. i have been reloading shotgun for years, and now i'm looking for a 45 acp load using clays powder that meets a power factor of 165. i am reloading a 185 grn plated flat point using winchester lg pistol primers. any suggestions would be great.


full-power 10mm in the boondocks. When I need a small pistol for concealment, a 9mm with high-tech ammo will do. 2. Less recoil makes the 9mm easier to shoot, especially for “small statured”.

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Clays in the .45 ACP As you can see by my # of posts I'm a newbie here, I am also new to reloading and casting Boolits .I have a question for the more experienced here on this forum. I just tonight got my new Lock-N-load AP set up on my bench, I'm using a 3 die set from Hornady my molds are a.

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

Each of the six magazines, hand-tuned for the gun, would hold 10 rounds of “major” power factor ammunition. During testing, I was.

.45 ACP loads with Clays or titegroup. Does anyone have any load data for either Clays or titegroup with a 200 gr. LRNFP bullet. I shoot SASS with .45 colt and intend to shoot some WASA matches with my 1911. I'd like to stick with the same powder and bullets but can not find any load data.

Just started to reload the other day, and got some basic information from others who reload.

one thing I missed.

Looking for OAL information for the following load (Min / Max) .45 ACP 4.1 Gr Clays SWC Also.

any idea on the FPS or Power Factor? assume a 5" 1911.

Clays’ burning characteristics produce soft, smooth recoil and excellent patterns. These features transfer directly to handgun applications where target shooting is the main goal. 45 ACP and 38 Special are only two of the cartridges where CLAYS provides “tack driving” target accuracy with flawless functioning.

From the praise that Clays receives here I purchased a bottle. Got home, sat down, and tried to find data on loads for a 230 gr FMJ RN. I tried the Hodgdon reloading online manual and the only 230 gr bullet listed that was close was the Hornady FMJ FP starting at 3.7 gr OAL 1.200. My specific que.

While I've burned a bit of Universal Clays and a lot of Unigue in the .45 acp, the last 10 or 15 lbs have been Titegroup. It's clean enough, meters very well and it's useful through the range of loads I use most often.

Most ammunition has returned to the shelves of dealers and is available at normal retail prices, with the notable exception of 22 caliber long rifle and 380 ACP.

45 caliber revolvers with a recent.

As a reference point many 9 mm Luger loads have about 130 power factor while .45 ACP 230- gr. hardball tends to be around 190. Different shooters have differing levels of tolerance, but for me, when.

While shotguns deliver strong stopping power and even the sight of them can deter those who.

New for this year is the Hero Custom 1911 chambered in .45 ACP with a 7-round magazine capacity. This.

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I have been trying to work out a load, I have a boat load of this powder and want to find a way to make it work if possible. I am shooting 200 grain LSWC laser cast. Problems are first the recoil is very high, Everybody who tried my load said it felt very hot. These are diehard regular clays user.

Although I did not test the birdshot Minishells, reduced recoil is an important factor for shot gunners who practice all.

consider this—some of the best 45 ACP cartridges achieve around 400 foot.

cause 2 months ago before i bought new components i asked you bastards in a new thread which is the bestest powder for .45 acp and the majority of the few people who piped up said that hogdon clays was the bomb. If you would have been more vocal back then i would probably have unique now.

Springfield Armory Announces Big Bore XD Mod.2 Tactical Model – It made a great competition, recreational, or defensive pistol. Now with the .45 ACP model, big bore, major power factor capability is available to those same groups.” The new pistol features all of.

Glock G40 Gen4 – aka Glockzilla, is a 10mm Masterpiece – This model is the most powerful Glock pistol in existence and the biggest one the author has handled (the G41 in 45 ACP is the same size); so much.

of the round for hunting and the sheer power.

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45 ACP and the .40 Smith & Wesson.

more than sixty percent more energy and travels at 1,150 feet per second. The advantage to .380 ACP is not power or velocity but lighter recoil. A .380 pistol.