Best Powder For 40 S&w And 45 Acp

Hard to beat 231 in the .45 ACP and if it's working for you I can't really suggest you change over simply for the sake of change. The new Unique is cleaner than the older stuff. If you like 231 stick with it. it's also a good powder for the .45 acp.

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It shot the best group it ever has with the starting load at 25 yards. The higher loads did worse.

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The GLOCK Gen4 G21 .45 ACP Pistol – I had been working with GLOCKs chambered in 9 mm and 40 S&W for a while and I was ready for a model chambered in .45 ACP. Fortunately.

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40 S&W cartridge. But shortly after its release the USP was adapted to the 9x19mm and .45 ACP calibers. As the Bundeswehr desperately needed a new service pistol in 9×19 to replace its old stock of.

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With the right bullets and powders, reloading 45 ACP can yield ammo more than capable of winning matches and protecting the home. Not many cartridges have lived as long as the 45 ACP. In fact, not many of anything has. Adopted by the U.S. military in the Model 1911 pistol during the year 1911, the.

You may get one powder to load for all three calibers, and Winchester 231 is probably a good powder to use for all three calibers you plan to load. However, one of the most satisfying things about reloading is finding the ideal powder and bullet combination for each gun and caliber that meets your objective for recoil and accuracy.

I prefer AA2 and Power Pistol. However, as a new reloader I'd suggest you use a powder that has a lot of reloading data avaiable for it. Bullseye, Unique and 231 come to mind. The 45 acp does well with lots of powders. As you gain skill and understanding of the process, branch out and try other.

I've been reading and checking around for the best powder to use in my reloads.have done a few with w231 but im hearing alot that the 40 needs a slower burning powder.i want to get it right so i would appreciate all your insight.also if possible can you tell me a good place to find your powder suggestions.thank you in advance and i know they'll be alot of views on this always have a.

Ken, Both Unique & PowerPistol will work well in all 3 calibers, although I load very little for the 40 S&W. I've been pretty much converted to PP lately as it's cleaner than Unique, meters very accurately and the load density on those cases is good.

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These are our top five choices for .40 S&W self-defense ammo. Just like with the .38 Special, 9mm Luger and .45 ACP cartridges, there are a lot of .40 S&W self-defense loads to pick from. In fact, there are so many choices that it can be really tough to separate the good from the bad. Remember, you.

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45 acp? Any suggestions for magnum loads? My personal choice for hand loading is to use the slowest powder.

7 is the best choice here, with its ability to produce velocity with less pressure.

45 ACP rounds produce a solid thump into the shooting hand but it’s not as snappy to the wrist as a Glock chambered in .40 S&W. The narrow single-stack grip.

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This is a discussion on GOOD powder for .40 S&W within the MP Ammunition forums, part of the Smith & Wesson MP Forum category; I was wanting to get some input on a good powder for my .40 S &W M&P. I use win 231 in my .45 ACP.

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Black Hills currently offers the Tac-XP loads in 9mm P, .40 S&W and .45 ACP, with a .380 ACP load coming down the road. (PoliceOne Image).

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What is your favorite powder for 40's and 45's??? I've been reloading for around a year, and would appreciate the input of my fellow KTranger's who have been at this longer than me.

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Throughout the years, the US Military has used a variety of .45 ACP ammo. The official Military round is listed as the “Cal. 45 Automatic Pistol Ball Cartridge, Model of 1911.” It is a 1.273 inch cartridge with a 230 grain full metal jacket bullet housed in a brass casing, which was first produced at Frankford Arsenal.The US Armed Forces have used different variations of the .45 Auto over.

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What is your favorite powder for 45 ACP? This is a discussion on What is your favorite powder for 45 ACP? within the Ammo and Reloading forums, part of the Gun Forum category; I load a lot of 45 ACP. Primarily practice rounds with 200 or 230 grain FMJ bullets. My go to powders are Unique, Power Pistol,

What is the best pistol caliber for self-defense? .45 ACP or 9mm.

recoil to me is not all that different among 9mm Luger, .40 S&W, and .45 ACP. Your range experience may vary. And that’s the point.

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Best .45 ACP Ammo for Home Defense & Target Practice 1. Federal .45 ACP 230 gr HST. Penetration depth is right in the 12-18″ sweet zone, with great expansion on all five rounds, and good velocity for a shorter barrel. Since the penetration is an average of 14″, this round would likely be fine (no over-penetration) in longer barrels as well.

I really like Accurate #2 for my 45 ACP loads, 230 PRN, 230 LRN, 200 PSWC and 200 LSWC, it meters better than any powder i have used in my Dillon 550 or 650. . I am probably going to be in the minority with my choice though.