38 Special. No matter how knowledgeable you are, you will find new and interesting information in this book. The load data called for an expected velocity of ~921 ft/sec (assuming velocity scales linearly along with pressure, maybe that's a bad assumption). 6now their load data shows 5. 9gr for 800 fps at an OAL of 1. Since it is a ball powder, it featur. To maximize performance, the ballistics experts at Western Powders, Inc. I looked in both of those books for a W231 load and could find one (2 editions of Speer). I have loaded the same bullets with Unique where I used 5 grains. Posts about Load Data written by Sierra Bullets. Although it is technically designed for those reloads, it can. In the day we studied and researched the 38 HBWC striving to perfect it's accuracy. However, this load might be too much for some folks -- it really barks and makes a light revolver buck a bit. So use mag primers for low velocity loads. I’m not sure whether Winchester 244 will be my trail load. I am thinking it's easier to have one piece of brass to fit in my 44 Magnum instead of two pieces, one for special and one for Magnum. Chuck Hawks, his agents and assigns hereby disclaim all liability for damages, including, actual, incidental and consequential, resulting from use of the information, data, opinion or advice contained in all Guns and Shooting Online articles. It was the first cartridge I ever reloaded. 41 Trooper 215 gr SWC CCI 350 Primer 5. 9mm +p load data? This is a discussion on 9mm +p load data? within the MP Ammunition forums, part of the Smith & Wesson MP Forum category; I'm looking for load data. (compared to the box of remington 130gr I have. 38 Special,. 1 for a Gold Dot (which, BTW is also a plated bullet). 275" which is the SAAMI spec for Max. Case Case Trim Length Case Overall Length Grains Velocity Pressure Grains Velocity Pressure Source; 77 gr: PLYCS ARX: None: Winchester WSP: Hodgdon CFE Pistol: Winchester. 38 ammo is reasonable. 38 Special and. In 1935, the. For ALL purchases please contact us on 01702 554503 or email [email protected] 44 Remington Magnum,. As the name implies, this spherical propellant was designed for accuracy. Blackhills makes excellent 38 HBWC and is listed at 700fps. The bullet mold, made by Winchester Repeating Arms Company, was rusty and formed slugs for the. Titegroup's unique design provides flawless ignition with all types of primers, including lead-free versions. Winchester 231 is a ball powder, one of the most popular handgun propellants in history. They were a 38 special case loaded with a round nose 200 grain lead bullet. Useful in many popular cartridges, load data is available for 9mm Luger,. 38 Super Auto,. So I'd think you should find a decent load for short line at about 700 Fps and for the long line at about 800. ** SVC = Steel Valley Casting C = Coated RN = Round Nose CN = Conical Nose WC = Wad Cutter SWC = Semi Wad Cutter 380 Auto: 100grn SVC RN-C 3. This powder has a comparatively fast burn rate, slightly faster than 231 or very similar to Red Dot. 38 Special handloads. In 1935, the. 308 Winchester 7. 357 Mag Kit. This is a discussion on. usable usable 2 11 RIFLE POWDER SBR - SOCOM 63-01 Caliber Case. Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries Creator O'Connor, Jack (John Woolf) Title Jack (John Woolf) O'Connor Papers ID Cage 457 Date [inclusive] 1929-1978 Extent 8050. I'm hoping someone has published load data for using Winchester 231 to reload 12ga trap loads as I happen to have 8 lbs of it and don't reload my 38 Special any more! Thanks in advance Hollywood. 5 grains of 231 in a 38 special case below a 110 grain cast bullet. 38 Special (Winchester Pistol Data) reloading data with 10 loads. 357, 40 and 45 have shot just fine with holes in the paper to prove it with either winchester 231 or the power pistol powders, guess if it ain't broke don't fix it kinda thing. If you look at the powder burn rate chart on the Hodgdon website, Winchester 231, IMR 7625, Hodgdon HP-38 and Accurate #2, VihtaVuori N320 and Unique all have burn rates in the same zone, and though they aren’t interchangeable, you could probably get comparable results from all of them for a given pistol caliber, if you have the right data. This is a discussion on Load Data Suggestions for 124 gr Berry's Plated 9mm within the Ammo and Reloading forums, part of the Gun Forum category; Hello, fellow SIG lovers. Lee Modern Reloading book is one of the most comprehensive load data manuals, 692 pages written by Richard Lee, printed in 2011. Manufacturer product ID: 2968. 4 in my lyman book it list at 3. This is a discussion on. Consistency, clean burning, low flash, and a broad range of applications make this powder a choice for any pistol cartridge. i think something along those lines would be better suited to the lighter loads. The perfect powder for those, extremely accurate. 38 Special, 9mm and. It is most commonly used in revolvers, although some semi-automatic pistols and carbines also use this round. 357 revolvers and can cause significant damage to firearms rated for only. I used 4 grains of Win 231, 158 grain cast LSWC (38 match from MBC), and CCI 500 primers. 38 Special and other shorter rounds that can be fired in it. 38 Special (Winchester Pistol Data) reloading data with 10 loads. When it comes to reloading, this powder is one of the most popular. Load data for 147gr and 231? 231 is a pistol powder ideally suited to the 38 special, 45 Auto, and 9mm standard loads. 7gr load chrono's right at Winchesters published ballistics for their 158gr LHP +P load. 38 Spl light loads, or you can load mid-range using the same powders as 9x19, or try to find 2400 and magnum loads. For one, instead of. 38 Special/WST powder I stumbled across the bullets, several thousand of them, many moons ago, and was given two pounds of the powder; a very nice, clean-burning combination at 3. 41 Special Missouri Bullet Company. I shoot a ton of Berry's 158gr FP in 357 Mag and 38 Special using Win 231 which is the same as HP 38. I use a number of. Winchester spherical powders are known for theirconsistent burn rates and clean burning characteristicsand are widely used for reloading shotshell,handgun, and rifle ammunition. The bullet mold, made by Winchester Repeating Arms Company, was rusty and formed slugs for the. 38 spl load, having issues. 38 Special LSWCHP +P: Still a Top Load? Despite improvements in popular defense calibers like 9mm and. Handgun shooters looking for supreme accuracy and maximum knock down power have come to rely on Hornady Custom pistol ammo, loaded with either the famous Hornady XTP (Extreme Terminal Performance) bullet, our FMJ or FTX bullet. Smith & Wesson J-Frame revolvers have had your back since 1950. Go to the Hodgdon Reloading website and check the load data for. HP-38(Hodgdon brand) and W-231(Winchester brand) are the same powder, within. 9 grains of W-231 at 1019 FPS with a 125 grain JHP in a S&W 14. Great soft cast bullet for reloading 38 special cowboy loads. Longshot Smokeless Powder Hodgdon Powder Co. I think I will just abritrarily call that my top load for a 38 fired in a good 357 gun. 222 Remington,. If you trying to find special discount you will need to searching when special time come or holidays. Consistency, clean burning, low flash, and a broad range of applications make this powder a choice for any handgun cartridge loader. Since it is a ball powder, it featur. 38 Special reloading data with 72 loads. Powder Bul Weight C. I'm not a great pistol shot, but off the bags I can put the True Blue and Bullseye loads into 2" or less at 25 from my S&W. Winchester's data does have data for 125 LRN I think. Winchester lists theirs at 710 fps. In a 115 gr. 38 Special hollowpoint load by a major US manufacturer is probably the Speer Gold Dot 135gr +P. The Red dot to BE range are plenty fast and have lots of 38 load data and lots of feedback from satisfied customers. That's why it is the same as the load data from Hodgdon. Winchester 231 powder is a solid choice for a variety of handgun loads but is especially tailored for the 38 Special and 9mm reloads. 458 Win Mag Kit; Relative Recoil. 45 ACPsmy bet is he used Bullseye or Winchester 231. 38 Special 158 gr XTP® Item #90362 | 25/Box US Patent: 8,413,587 | 8,161,885. I'm currently using 1. 38 Super Auto +P. 38 Special (Winchester Pistol Data) reloading data with 10 loads. Winchester spherical powders are known for theirconsistent burn rates and clean burning characteristicsand are widely used for reloading shotshell,handgun, and rifle ammunition. 1 Win 231/Hp38 and max is 3. Compare Price and Options of Winchester 231 Smokeless Powder 8 Lbs By. have developed a comprehensive Reloading Guide to provide handloaders with current data for Ramshot Powders. 357 Mag: you can load light target load using the same fast powders as. 38 special. 1 Winchester WSF Speer CCI thoroughly familiar with those instructions before using these loads. They appear to use the same case for the standard and +P data in the 9mm Luger and. But Houston, we have a problem. And if you think you could do better, feel free to spend the money and do the work and publish your own results. 357 to keep my cylinders clean. I was wondering if anyone has a good recipe for loading for a. 32-40, and provides good expansion of cheap, soft alloys (10-13 BHN) at woods ranges. What's your preferred loads for. 45 bullseye loads. It shot well, with the exception of that outlier with the 4. Federal 100 primers and Starline cases used throughout. I've probably shot somewhere around 150,000 rounds of ammo loaded with it, mostly my 40 S&W revolver (actually 10mm) very good powder when something less than full power is needed. When comparing prices, please keep in mind that the Nobel Sport Powder contains 1. 38 Special pistol in the house. 38 Specials is set for targets, plinking and small game while. 5 are good choices. 458 Winchester Magnum Load Data; 458 Lott Load Data; 45-70 Gov’t (Strong Actions Only) Load Data; 380 Auto (ACP) Load Data; 9mm Luger (Parabellum) Load Data; 357 Sig Load Data; 38 Special Load Data; 357 Magnum Load Data; 357 Remington Maximum Load Data; 40 S&W Load Data; 10mm Auto Load Data; 41 Remington Magnum Load Data; 44 Special Load Data. It was developed as a light load powder for Cowboy Action Shooting, is very bulky, and with lead bullets in mid to upper weights is about as light as I've ever handled in the 38 special. According to Hodgdon, this load allows shooters to perfectly duplicate the Winchester AA target load in 28 gauge and the 12 gauge upland game load loaded with 1. I wood like to loads with winchester 231 in 38 special i look up loads i get 4 diffent starts 4 max a littel info wood be nices l am using 158 gr platet berry bullet in the speer book it list start at 4. There are consistent rumors that Win 231 may be discontinued in the future, because it is more…. There’s separate load data for +P loads published in some loading manuals. As a courtesy to the reloader the load tables contain notes of compressed loads and loads to fill the case up. Very good accuracy and velocity. Back in the old days, the standard load for the. 38 Special from snubnose revolvers. Discussion in 'Handloading and Reloading' started by gunguy59, Mar 7, 2017. The same exact data that's in the Ramshot load guides up to edition III. Typing your keyword including Metallic Cartridge Ha. What's your preferred loads for. All Advertisements, including Want to Buy, Want to Sell, Want to Trade, Belong in the MARKETPLACE ONLY. They both shoot very well with a variety of normal. 38 Special Handloads within the Reloading forums, part of the Defensive Ammunition & Ballistics category; I ran the. No matter how knowledgeable you are, you will find new and interesting information in this book. Richmond PD issues this load to officers who carry. 38 special loads without issue. 38 Smith & Wesson Special (commonly. Also, the reloading page at the Winchester web site has several loads for 231 in 357 Mag. 38 Super Auto,. 25 ounces of shot at 1,330 fps. Four High-Performance. In my Speer manual there are several loads for W-231 in 357 Magnum. The pressure spikes too fast using 231 in a. 13" shorter than the 357 Mag case, you have less volume so the same charge weight in a 357 Mag case will produce higher pressure in a 38 Special case. I have loaded the same bullets with Unique where I used 5 grains. Shooting Times Magazine. The Hornady 9th editions starts at 3. 231 want this answered. The powder is the perfect choice for 9mm,. Thanks I have a bit of 231 left too, I will give that load a try too. HP-38(Hodgdon brand) and W-231(Winchester brand) are the same powder, within. 38 Special standard loads, although it also works great for a variety of other…. My OLD Hornady book shows 3. When it comes to reloading, this powder is one of the most popular. 32-40, and provides good expansion of cheap, soft alloys (10-13 BHN) at woods ranges. 357 revolvers and can cause significant damage to firearms rated for only. 32-20 For Single Action Revolvers. 38 Super, you might lament its loss of performance over the years. Winchester 231 Powder is available in 1-, 4-, and 8-pound containers, all competitively priced. Win 231 gets high marks in several manuals for 380 loadings. White Hots 50/50 is a 50 Caliber, 50 grain pellet for muzzleloaders. 357 Mag Kit. Consistency, clean burning, low flash, and also a broad range of applications make this powder a choice for any pistol cartridge reloader. 416 Caliber. Hodgdon Powder Company operates following Biblical principles to honor God. Winchester 231 Smokeless Powder Brownells. A bit warmer than the USGI Ball M41 load of the Vietnam era. OACL while Winchester actually did their pressure testing with much shorter loads to develop their pressure/velocity ratings. Jacketed bullet velocities with "The Load" are about 120-150 f. 25 ounces of shot at 1,330 fps. 38 Special and for. 44 Special is an uncomplicated delight. I'm hoping someone has published load data for using Winchester 231 to reload 12ga trap loads as I happen to have 8 lbs of it and don't reload my 38 Special any more! Thanks in advance Hollywood. In my Speer manual there are several loads for W-231 in 357 Magnum. Get Cheap Loadbook-223 R. It was developed as a light load powder for Cowboy Action Shooting, is very bulky, and with lead bullets in mid to upper weights is about as light as I've ever handled in the 38 special. Lee Modern Reloading book is one of the most comprehensive load data manuals, 692 pages written by Richard Lee, printed in 2011. 38 Special Recipe Please within the Reloading forums, part of the Firearm Forum category; No data on the specific bullets I am getting and was looking for recipe opinions or even a recipe since both Lee and Hodgdon have. Load Data Suggestions for 124 gr Berry's Plated 9mm. This is a discussion on. All the ballistics from all manufacturers, finally in one place. 0 grains of 231 for that bullet to shoot out of a S&W J Frame with a 2" barrel with no issues. I also read 3. powder charge for 38 spl. 357 Magnums, the Keith Lyman 173 grain bullet #358429 over 13. 0 grains of Winchester 231 underneath a 148 grain wadcutter. 38 Spl, or. 38 Special bullet I have ever loaded for paper targets. My Speer Number 11 shows Win 231 4. I do use WIN 231. Loads exceeding 970 fps are:. These small revolvers were designed to fire a full power round and are as simple and easy to use as they are reliable. This propellant can be used in virtually all pistol cartridges, and 12 gauge shot shell target loads. 16 and it comes directly out of the Hodgdon/Winchester load data charts. 38 Super, you might lament its loss of performance over the years. This load performs on the low end of 32-20 BP loads in a 4-5 inch barreled revolver and exceeds 32 S&W Long loads by about 30%. There is so much variation in the published data for Win 231/HP-38. Available in 1 lb. 1000 As far as the load data being old, I'm sure newer powders have been. When it comes to reloading, this powder is one of the most popular. I am using Lucky13 158gr lswc 38/357 bullets loading for 38 special with Winchester W231 powder. 3 gr of Bullseye in a. * Any use of the data used on this site is done so at the user's own risk. 45 ACP and if it's working for you I can't really suggest you change over simply for the sake of change. 357 Mag is a very versatile round, considering the. 38 spl load, having issues; Page 2 of 3 First 1 2 3 Last. 41 Special by Bob Shell, Fri, July 21, 2017. Have been using hp-38 for 38 special, 357, 32 mag, 45 acp, 45 LC, 44 special and 44 mag. 231 is very good powder for lead target loads, but will not equal the velocitys of unique, unless in very small cases. 38 Special Handloads within the Reloading forums, part of the Defensive Ammunition & Ballistics category; I ran the. They list 4. That is more powerful than many 38 special loads used in SASS. 748 Smokeless Powder Winchester On Sale. My Reloading Manual for. 8 cubic inches (≈ 4. The normal defense loads will be a lot hotter than that load. 38 special was a 158 gr lead round nose. 38 Special Accurate rounds can be loaded whether you throw your powder charges with a rotary powder measure or scoop them with a dipper. Useful in many popular cartridges, load data is available for 9mm Luger,. Winchester 231 Smokeless Powder Brownells. 7grs is the max load listed as +P by both Speer 13 and the older Winchester on line data (pre Hodgdon marketing). Consistency, low flash, and a broad range of applications make this powder a choice for any handgun cartridge loader. 38 shell, but decided to switch to the. 357 Magnum,. 158 gr #1046 reloading data for 38 special hornady nothing - Cars & Trucks question. 40 1060 16,430 38. 45-70 Gov Kit. Factory “Coyboy Loads” Others buy expensive “cowboy loads” like that shown above, from manufacturers like Winchester, Fiocchi, MagTech, Ultramax, Ten-X and my personal favorite, Black Hills. Winchester lists theirs at 710 fps. but you don't want her to find it too painful at first. This is a discussion on Give me a. Versatile Powders W231 Load Data Ultimate Reloader. 7 grains W-231 with a 125 grain JHP at 1060 FPS. 4 grains with a 158 grain bullet producing 792 and 878 FPS, respectively. 44 S&W Special,. Be Alert: Publisher cannot be responsible for errors in published load data. First there is NO +P version of the 38 Super, it's often labeled that way by ammo manufacturers to help ease confusion with the 38 Auto which is much lower pressure but identical dimension wise. For more information call 913-362-9455 or write to: 6231 Robinson, Shawnee Mission, KS 66202. I use a Lee 120 or 125 grain. When it comes to reloading, this powder is one of the most popular. Based on some of the information I read regarding loads proper for the stronger revolvers out there, I use 3gr of HP-38/W231 under a 145gr lead bullet from Missouri Bullet Company. Buy at this store. The load guides that have load data from the older version of W-231 will nearly always show a greater powder charge than HP-38. Some other powders might burn a little cleaner or get you to the same velocity with a. 303 British *Cowboy may be used to make reduced loads in virtually every caliber. A comparatively fast burning multipurpose handgun powder with burning rate about the same as Winchester 231 or Alliant Red Dot. I’ve always been a fan of heavy-for-caliber loads and I’ve been doing some thinking about the old Winchester Super Police loads. Lower velocity, less accuracy. Tin Star (N32C) Special powder developed for Cowboy Action Shooters. Pistol powder ideally suited to the 38 Special, 45 Auto, and 9mm standard loads. 41 Special by Bob Shell, Fri, July 21, 2017. Inceptor ® Ammunition uses injection molding to create projectiles that are an innovation in bullet design, composition and manufacturing. 38 caliber (357, 358 dia) 35 Remington Handgun 180 35 Remington Handgun 220 38 Super Auto +P 115 38 Super Auto +P 124 125 38 Super Auto +P 147 38 S&W 110 38 S&W 125 38 S&W 158 38 Special 110 SB 38 Special 110 UCHP 38 Special 125 38 Special 158 L 38 Special +P 110 JHP 38 Special +P 110 SB 38 Special +P 125 38 Special +P 135 38 Special +P 135 GDHP SB. (which is on the hot side. OACL while Winchester actually did their pressure testing with much shorter loads to develop their pressure/velocity ratings. Note: This table shows only approximate equivalent values within about 5%. 44 Special, and 45 ACP. If you are trying to maximize what a 38 special will do, or maximize load density, you can go a lot slower. The load data called for an expected velocity of ~921 ft/sec (assuming velocity scales linearly along with pressure, maybe that's a bad assumption). 38 Special Handloads within the Reloading forums, part of the Defensive Ammunition & Ballistics category; I ran the. The company also states the powder is a good choice for handgun loads such as. Discover innovative, accurate, and reliable ammo for rifles, shotguns and handguns. 38 Super Auto,. If you want a. Winchester 231 Smokeless Powder is used in. Average velocities listed are based on 10-shot averages approximately 10' from the chronograph screens. 38 Special/WST powder I've been using VV N320 for my. Winchester spherical powders are known for theirconsistent burn rates and clean burning characteristicsand are widely used for reloading shotshell,handgun, and rifle ammunition. They list 4. AmmoGuide Interactive (home) Load Finder Bullet Finder Powder Finder Visual Comparison Ballistic Comparison Ballistic Calculator * Velocity Estimator Cartridge Identification & Search Cartridge Master List Cartridge Creator * ReBarrel/ReChambering Guide Reloading Cost Calculator Powder Application Guide * Java™ Required. ) Winchester 231 Powder is a ball pistol powder. Winchester 231 is a much cleaner-burning, modern ball-powder that has an accuracy potential comparable to Bulls-eye. So I'd think you should find a decent load for short line at about 700 Fps and for the long line at about 800. Need load Data for 452AA powder - posted in Guns, Loads, Optics and Gear for Varmint Hunting: I have inherited a supply (four pounds) of Winchester powder # 452AA. In a 115 gr. 38 Super Auto. 41 Special by Bob Shell, Fri, July 21, 2017. I'm in the ballpark of the above listed 3. 300 Winchester Magnum,. They were a 38 special case loaded with a round nose 200 grain lead bullet. 9gr for 800 fps at an OAL of 1. What's your preferred loads for. 38 spl load, having issues; Page 2 of 3 First 1 2 3 Last. 38 Specials is set for targets, plinking and small game while. If you consider different powders, study up on Trail Boss. Bullseye powder is one that I have settled on for now for 38 special loads but I used to use a lot of 231. 44 Magnum loads. I shoot 231. Furthermore, the data is provided purely for entertainment purposes - to better facilitate arguments over what ammo or caliber or gun is "best. For accuracy, I load 6. In the day we studied and researched the 38 HBWC striving to perfect it's accuracy. 38 Super Auto,. I have never used this type of powder, and am just wondering what opinions are concerning g this powder. 38 Special, 9x19mm,. 2 grain load, don't have my data here though. as long as they put a hole in the target and it would hurt someone that is trying to me or my family harm, then. Winchester, 32-40 Winchester, 8mm Mauser, 325 Winchester Short Magnum, 338 Winchester Magnum, 338 Lapua Magnum, 348 Winchester, 35 Remington, 356 Winchester, 357 Magnum, 358 Winchester, 375 Winchester, 375 Holland & Holland Magnum, 38-40 Winchester, 38-55 Winchester, 41 Remington Magnum, 416 Remington Magnum, 416 Rigby, 44 Remington Magnum, 44. 38 Special or. » Reloader's Guide; Locate a Dealer. We have additional information about Detail, Spec. 38 special. Winchester 231 - Powder Valley. 8 to max of 4. 38spl and. Winchester rifles were designed to operate optimally with a cartridge length of 1. This is a discussion on. 30-30 Unique. i am using winchester 231 and would like a good load for my 357 using 124 and 147. Available in 1 lb. As the name implies, this spherical propellant was designed for accuracy. 7 grains W-231 with a 125 grain JHP at 1060 FPS. Use the Hodgdon load data. Including, free printable targets, tips, safety instructions and of course gun loads. For more information call 913-362-9455 or write to: 6231 Robinson, Shawnee Mission, KS 66202. 62x54 30-06 Springfield 300 Winchester Mag. Anyone got any load data for Bullseye or 700X? Or for any other powder for that matter. Jump to page: Results 11 to 20 of 23 Thread: Working up a. As the name implies, this spherical propellant was designed for accuracy. 38 SPECIAL-2" BARREL. 38 Special I was raised with a. Winchester rifles were designed to operate optimally with a cartridge length of 1. I am looking for a good, stable target load for the 38 special. Consistency, clean burning, low flash, and a broad range of applications make this powder a choice for any pistol cartridge reloader. 14/05/2001 · load data 110 bnwc win 231 38 special, load data 38 special 125 rnfp lead 231 powder, load data 38 special 145 lswc win 231 fps, load data 38 special145 lswc win 231, w231 38 special load data, w231 reloading data, win 231 powder load data, winchester 231 357 magnum loads, winchester 231 reloading data for 357. So I'd think you should find a decent load for short line at about 700 Fps and for the long line at about 800. 38 Special reloading data with 72 loads.