Universal Clays 45 Acp

Jan 25, 2010  · I’ve been using Universal Clays by hodgdon for a while now for both my .45’s. Is there any reason that I should switch? I’ve found that after I shoot about 100 rounds, there are about 1-2 flakes that didn’t burn up in the action and on a cold winter day it blows more smoke out than what it does in the summer. It may be just because its colder out, kinda the same effect as when you can see your.

Pet 45 acp loads. This is a discussion on Pet 45 acp loads within the Reloading forums, part of the Firearm Forum category; How bout some favorite 45 acp loads. I've recently been working with XTREME plated bullets 230gr RN with 5.7 gr Unique behind it COAL 1.2635.

I load 45 acp, usually with 231. Always happy with it. I have a 1 lb bottle of Universal Clays and Hodgdon data to load it. Some friends have run it and say its fine, but a few think its not a good combination.

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.

Universal Clays or regular? Only loading .45 ACP and 200 gr plated SWC. For target shooting only. Universal is slower, Clays is faster. Some like slower, some like faster. You have to experience that for yourself.

I’ve been using Universal Clays by hodgdon for a while now for both my .45’s. Is there any reason that I should switch? I’ve found that after I shoot about 100 rounds, there are about 1-2 flakes that didn’t burn up in the action and on a cold winter day it blows more smoke out than what it does in the summer.

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Nov 27, 2009  · Wowzer. Hodgdon Clays on a 185gr Hornaday bullet says 4.5-4.9gr Hodgdon clays Universal says 6.0->6.4gr same bullet. Reloadersnest says for the Hornaday 185gr Xtp, bullet to try 5.3gr of Alliant Bullseye.

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Universal Clays is similar to Unique, and is suitable for 20ga loads, and anywhere a Unique type powder is called for. Long cases (38/357, 44/45LC, 45/70) with cast bullets, and full power 45acp loads.

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Hodgdon Universal Clays: ball powder alternative to Unique? This is a discussion on Hodgdon Universal Clays: ball powder alternative to Unique? within the Reloading forums, part of the Firearm Forum category; Have any of you tried the Hodgdon Universal Clays spherical powder for mid-range pistol loads instead of Unique?

Feb 06, 2010  · Hodgdon 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.

Aug 20, 2010  · I call them Clays (the fastest powder, and a go-to for me for shotgun and .45 ACP), International (somewhat slower, I don’t use it), and Universal, the slowest and a fantastic powder for .40 and .45 Colt (think "U"niversal = "U"nique, but much cleaner). I view Universal as unsuitable for .45 ACP.

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I've been using Universal Clays by hodgdon for a while now for both my .45's. I am new to Hogdon. I see both Hodgon Universal and Hodgon Clays in their reloading data for 45 acp.

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