Best Hodgdon Powder For 45 Acp

So what is everyones favorite powder for reloading 45 auto? I have reloaded a couple hundred and I am looking for a good powder. I dont want to beat up my gun. I am looking for other powders that generally do the best in 45auto.

The pressures with standard pressure .45 ACP are pretty low (21K PSI). HS-6 is at it's best with moderate to upper chamber pressures. HS-6 is best at higher loads. For data, check out the reloading data on the Hodgdon's website or in a few good manuals.

Load 45 ACP Without Blowing Up Your GunHodgdon lists the maximum pressure load for .45 ACP with a 230 LRN as 4.0 gr, which is at 16,800 psi and generates just under 800 fps. Given that the factory 230 ball std is 820-830 fps, I consider Clays as an unsuitable powder for full power loads in .45 ACP. I never recommend a powder charge above the powder supplier's maximum pressure load.

My question – Since I have NO experience with this powder, what has your experience been with Hodgdon Clays in 45 ACP loads? I also load for 40s&w and 9mm Luger. In my 45, I will be pushing a 200gr LSWC, 185gr Berrys plated. In my 40, Berry's plated 165gr In my 9mm, Berry's 124 plated and 124gr LRN

45 ACP 180 to 230 Hard cast BHN 18. I would also like the same for FMJ or JHP for each. Runner up powders: Herco and Hodgdon HS-5. Single best powder for all three: Unique. While it may not be the best pick for each and every application it comes closer than all others to providing useful to.

I reload for my 45s, and wish to load 230 gn. jacketed hollow points. Pistol powders have been hard to come by, but today I ran across some CFE Pistol and I looked it up on the Hodgdon web site and it provided loads for 230 gn. LRN and FMJ FP bullets. The store owner said it was a new powder and it.

Apr 24, 2019  · Oct 01, 2007 · I started my reloading questions here a few months ago, so lack of experience should be a given here. . I’m very pleased with the performance I’m getting using Hodgdon Clays powder for my 45 ACP. Hodgdon Powder offers the largest selection of quality smokeless propellants for reloading. Hodgdon Spherical Powders: Great [.

]

Firearm Fact: Yes, You Can Make Your Own Bullets. – For my completely unscientific experiment I grabbed Hodgdon brand HP.38 pistol powder and Alliant BE-86. A cursory search online and through some reloading manuals told me they’d be the best for .45.

45 Acp Ballistics Out Of A Carbine Ballistics between the .40 and .45 out of a carbine? Discussion in 'Hi-Point Carbines' started by c-toph, Aug 4, 2013. Aug 4, 2013 #1 . c-toph Member. 64 0. I do really want a carbine someday (soon hopefully) but for now I'm just doing research. What I really want to know is which round has
Luger .45 Acp 45 ACP vs 9mm Luger. Article Posted: March 17, 2016. So which is the better cartridge the 45 ACP with its hard hitting slow moving projectile or the low recoil high capacity 9mm? Let's take a look at all the data and see. Ruger .45 ACPProducts from Ruger .45 ACP for sale at Tombstone Tactical.

Sep 14, 2011  · Hodgdon Titegroup for .45 ACP. Discussion in ‘Handloading and Reloading’ started by Smokin357, Sep 12, 2011.

I have used so many powders in the 45 Auto I probably can’t remember them all. My top picks are W231, AA#5 and HS-6 but I have used Universal, Clays, AA#2 and a few others.

I get my best accuracy with AA2, Clays, and 231/HP38.

Hodgdon® Powder, IMR® Powder and Winchester® Powder expressly disclaim any and all warranties with respect to any and all products sold or distributed by them, the safety or suitability thereof, or the results obtained including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or.

Shot Show 2019: American Outdoor Brands – Guns Are Not The Problem – At the show, the company had a new Performance Center take on a gun, the M&P Shield in 9mm, 40 S&W, and 45 ACP varieties.

The first is new gun powders such as Hodgdon CFE 223, Alliant E3, or IMR.

This spherical pistol propellant was designed for competitive shooters and handloaders seeking the perfect powder for target or self-defense loads. CFE Pistol contains our Copper Fouling Eraser ingredient, originally used in military propellant, which greatly deters copper fouling and contributes to longer periods of top accuracy with less.

I've loaded 45 ACP and Auto Rim for over 25 years using WW231 and Unique. I don't much like Bullseye because of the small amount needed and the greater chance of a KB due to a double. Hard to tell a double from a single charge of Bullseye at a glance in a .45 ACP hull. Other than that, Bullseye is a great powder in the ACP.

Reloading Science: Finding the Right Load for Suppressed Pistols – Take a look at the reloading experiments and science behind finding the right load for suppressed pistols in.

in my life and Hodgdon makes a lot of my favorite powders, I have never had great.

Discussion: The small case and short powder burning time of the .45 ACP requires a faster burning powder, like Bullseye or Unique. Trail Boss is new for the .45 ACP, but it shoots very well with a lead bullet (you can use jacketed also) and is quite mild but works the.

Looking for a 1-pound quantity of Hodgdon smokeless powder? Check out Midsouth's selection! We offer Hodgdon powder for sale at great prices to enhance your reloading experience. Midsouth Shooters offers a great selection of Hodgdon Smokeless Powder 1 Lb for your reloading needs.

Jun 19, 2002  · I’ve loaded 45 ACP and Auto Rim for over 25 years using WW231 and Unique. I don’t much like Bullseye because of the small amount needed and the greater chance of a KB due to a double. Hard to tell a double from a single charge of Bullseye at a glance in a .45 ACP hull. Other than that, Bullseye is a great powder in the ACP.

I think readers would be interested in your choice of Hodgdon products for specific calibers. I realize that this is a rather broad question but what would your choices be for 9mm, 38 Special, .40,

Aug 26, 2009 · 45 acp aa super handicap, 800x 45 acp, hodgdon lil gun 45 acp, imr 4198 powder load data .45 acp, imr 4227 45 acp, imr 4227 for 45 acp, imr 4227 in 45 acp, imr 4227 load data 45 acp, imr 4756 for 45 acp, imr 4831 for 45 acp, norma powder for 45 acp, red dot for 165 rainier fp, retumbo for 45 acp, super handicap reloading data 45.

What beer are you drinking now? #1060 – 45 ACP and working up some loads.

Still got all my primers and bullets and powder stocked up though. What you gonna load with? Unique? Always wanted to try power pistol for 45.

If you load 44 mag.

Hello I am in search for a good powder and load for 185 gr 45 ACP loads. all information appreciated. I'm in the process of trying out some Hodgdon powders for the 185 JHP 45 ACP as well.

For my completely unscientific experiment, I grabbed Hodgdon brand HP.38 pistol powder and Alliant BE-86. A cursory search online and through some reloading manuals told me they’d be the best for .45.

Best Answer: I use 4.5 of hodgdon clays with a 200 grain jacketed semi wadd cutters. I get no smoke and very good accuracy. I have also brought it as low as 4.0 with a 200 grain head. I reload for target only in the .45 ACP. For my target loads I prefer to use WW231.

Reviews For Springfield Xd 45 Acp These models primarily featured exterior changes to the XD sub-compact, with no major fundamental changes to the gun’s internal workings. But without an existing frame to modify the Mod.2 for a double. Shooting and discussing the new Springfield XDs, the slim little .45 ACP pistol that so many have been anxious to see hit the

Shooting the Bull: Finger-friendly High Cap Magazine Loaders – Without question, the greatest threat to the welfare of your beefy digit is the proliferation of today’s high-capacity 9mm/40S&W/45 ACP semi-auto pistols.

but at around $80 locally, it is best.

Hodgdon's data for Universal in .45acp 230gr FMJ is just wrong. I don't know how they compiled it, but their max load is about where Speer #14 Greenlion, I use Hodgdons Universal for .45 loads and well as several other calibers, however for the .45 ACP I am using a Precision Delta 230g RN FMJ bullet.

Jan 21, 2010  · My question – Since I have NO experience with this powder, what has your experience been with Hodgdon Clays in 45 ACP loads? I also load for 40s&w and 9mm Luger. In my 45, I will be pushing a 200gr LSWC, 185gr Berrys plated. In my 40, Berry’s plated 165gr In my 9mm, Berry’s 124 plated and 124gr LRN