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Old 07-23-2020, 08:12 PM
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Anyone use this powder for reloading ?
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Old 07-23-2020, 11:40 PM
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Just loaded up some JHP 140gr Sierra 357 Magnums: this is a very versatile & economic powder, IMHO. Western (Accurate) has published load data for many of the pistol calibers. Interestingly it works well with the LEE dippers as far as consistent weights are concerned.

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Old 07-24-2020, 09:26 AM
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Yes , I have used it numerous times . It's a very fine grain powder . Works well in 38 special , 44 special , 45 Colt and 45 acp . They claim it works well with cast bullets . I have used it the most in 45 Colt loads . Regards Paul
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Old 07-24-2020, 02:37 PM
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I've used in in my medium loads up to near book max in several cartridges. Lots of heavy 357 Magnum and 44 Magnum loads...
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I've used lots of it for light loads in .454 Casull with cast bullets. At the opposite end of the spectrum, I also use it in .38 S&W with loads from the Lyman manual. To say that it's fine grained is an understatement; it pours and meters more like a fluid. Give it a try if you've never used it before.
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Old 07-24-2020, 08:24 PM
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Tried 2.5 grains of True Blue with a .360 200 grain cast bullet in a Webley Mk IV and a Enfield No. 2 today. Good accuracy and no residue left in the bores or chambers.
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During the shortage I bought a pound. It is similar to AA#5.
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