Alliant offers free 2010 reloaders guide pdf or print. Therefore, powder charge recommendations in this booklet must never be exceeded. The guide includes alliant s new reloder 23, 26 and power pro powders. Powder measure most kits will contain a powder scale, most of which use weights on a balance beam to measure powder. This guide is much more information and gives a lot of detail the reloaders guide on the website does not provide.
Hodgdon powder is committed to the cowboy action game by providing the widest variety of pistol, rifle and shotshell data in the industry. Jan 12, 2018 alliant powder launch improved reloading propellants at shot show. Barnes doesnt list alliant powders, and alliant did all their testing with conventional jacketed bullets. If you are shooting for precision, you should weight each powder charge and put exactly the same amount in each case. Never use the data on this site for any other powders, even if advertised similar to bullseye or burns the same as red dot, etc. Alliant powder launch improved reloading propellants at shot show. Hodgdon now owns winchester and imr powders 2009 return to previous page. Loadbooks usa works with popular gun manufacturers. This guide will take you through the basics of reloading powder. However, in our shooting of alliant s black mz, we found that when loaded into a traditional percussion muzzleloaded rifle, we got our best performance when the cci magnum no. With our load data you can search by caliber, bullet weight, powder, powder manufacturer or a combination of all four. Using bullets from speer rnsp, speer hp, speer sp, speer bthp. I also think much of the powder and projectile industry was greatly influenced by this precision method of measuring.
Pdf download available add to wishlist email to friend. Actually, here is a powder that is easily enough ignited, it can be loaded into and shot out of standard sidehammer percussion rifles. Alliant powder, a leading manufacturer of smokeless propellant, will launch improved red dot and. Alliant powder s reloaders guide isnt as useful as the hodgdon reloading data center, but if you prefer using an alliant powder, it will still get the job done.
The ballistic data shown in this booklet were obtained in the laboratory under strictly. Likewise, when we loaded this powder into a modern no. History of 28ga loads allianthercules 19872016 dave in az. I particularly like the searchable database for lead loads for pistols and rifle but as the website disclaimer indicates, be sure to reference the website load data with published load data and use the website load data at your own risk and conduct your own powder work up. Smokeless powder may be the most important component for any shooter who is reloading ammo and its probably the most complicated as well. Under such conditions, the effects of the release of gas pressure are similar or identical to the effects. Discussion in handloading and reloading started by jldickmon, may 27. New alliant rifle powders reloder 23 and reloder 26 the.
Safety never takes a day off at alliant powder and neither should you. The boattail is a very good long range target match bullet. Nice paperback book with handgun, shotgun and rifle loads for all the alliant brand powders. I was not very enthused that someone could produce a powder that would shoot. Using bullets from nosler bt, speer tnt green, speer sp, sierra blitzking, sierra hpbt.
Every container of alliant smokeless powder is backed. Ive modified the chart to add the average and dynamic vc values for each test load and retained the velocity and pressure data for reference. I ordered one about a month ago and i got it after about two weeks. Every container of alliant smokeless powder is backed by a century of manufacturing experience, and the most exacting qualitycontrol procedures in the industry. Ty at barnes sent me what he had, but he had no data for alliant, and when i emailed alliant i got no response. Publisher cannot be responsible for errors in published load data. As a rule do you neck size or full size your cases. Numerous modern smokeless powders are double base in construction, containing both. Failure to do so could result in severe personal injury or death andor property damage. What theyre saying i was one of the lucky people selected to test the rl50 powder earlier this year.
I clicked on the offer and filled out the information. I have noticed that all unique powder now says it is made by. To view this reloading guide in a pdf format, click the red button below. Whether youre pursuing big game animals or paper targets. The vihtavuori selection covers more than 20 different types of reloading powders the right choice for all disciplines, firearms and ranges. Hey folks i am trying to work up some loads for my 338 win mag with 225gr and 250gr barnes tsx and r19 or r22 powder, but data seems to be nonexistent. Never substitute smokeless powder for black powder or for black powder substitutes. Alliant powder extralite reloading and reloading data. Never mix any two powders regardless of type, brand, or source.
Free alliant powder 2015 reloaders guide ammunition and. Alliant powder reloaders guide reloading data reloading tools. Jul 03, 2015 july 3rd, 2015 download free 2015 alliant powders reloading guide. As i was looking around i saw an offer for a free 2015 reloaders guide. Alliant powder reloading guide, free occasionally people request load information utilizing alliant powder. If youre unsure, or just want options, check as many boxes as youd like. The alaska moose hunting guidebook is now available. More expensive options may include an electronic scale, which can be more accurate and faster.
See note on powders below or read all about various powders. Numerous modern smokeless powders are double base in construction, containing both nitrocellulose and nitroglycerine. Powder needs to be stored in original containers only, when not in use. For nearly a hundred years, vihtavuori has been known for. These loads are for the stronger model 98 mauser and other modern rifles. Although i frequently reference 2004 alliant load data and 1999 winchester load data because of the powders i. I know people who disregard the data and shoot loads that are unsafe and try to get other people to do the same. Also included are a wide range of popular powders from accurate, alliant, hodgdon, imr, ramshot, vihtavuori and winchester. Be86 and alliants load data i have been messing around with alliant s be86 powder as i have been reading its an awesome all around powder.
Get gun powder at low prices from brands like accurate, alliant, hodgdon, imr, ramshot, winchester, plus a broad line of black powder. For our interactive reloaders guide on the web, click onto our email address is. The ballistic data shown in this booklet were obtained in the laboratory under strictly controlled conditions. I clicked on the alliant website back several weeks ago looking up a recipe. I also need to see if the rifle does better with other powder and primers. The most uptodate and comprehensive 223 rem data available new data for. Then select your bullet weight, powder manufacturer and powder type. I had totally forgotten about this when it came in the mail today. With different characteristics and a ton of variables, gunpowder needs to be fully understood before you attempt to reload ammunition. Alliant 2005 lists aacf which they just call win aa and aahs hulls. Indeed, a different weight system was selected for smokeless powder. I found this free reloaders guide link and filled it out.
After all, it cant hurt to have another booklet to go by. Ever thought about getting into cowboy action shooting. There youll find hundreds of recipes for rifle loads, pistol loads, and shotshell loads. Do not use any of this data with guns designed for black powder loads or any original trapdoor rifles, except where noted that it is a trapdoor load. The weight measurement system used for black powder was drams. There are over 25 cartridges shown including everything from the. Powder left in the reloaders powder measure hoppers for extended periods, overnight or several days, should be avoided. Reloading guide to provide handloaders with current data for accurate powders. Apr 11, 2015 i clicked on the alliant website back several weeks ago looking up a recipe. At that time alliant was probably testing with 115 fmjrn bullets. What reloading components work best often depends on the particular cartridge youre using, so i plan to cover the load data for each of the other popular precision rifle cartridges that at least 5 of these topranked shooters were using in these other articles. This guide includes important safety instructions, plus reloading data for most. We check and control chemical composition, the shape and size of powder grains, and even the propellants density and porosity.
A friend who was active in the industry at the time tells me that the aahs in 28ga and. Even then, different reloading techniques, plus industrial tolerances of each component, likely will cause your. Ballistic data last updated on sun, 14 oct 2018 alliant powder reloader the velocity and pressure obtained with the specific combinations of shell, wad, primer, bullet or shot weight, powder, and powder weight provided in this booklet were obtained in a laboratory, where considerable effort is made to control the load and test conditions. Never substitute any smokeless powder for black powder or any black powder substitute. You must load only the exact combinations that are listed. Magnum primers are neither needed nor recommended for most calibers. With the powder down at the end near the bullet, it can cause problems or even an explosion with minimum loads or less. All reloading data in our manuals are generated by expert. Hornady factory ammunition established a benchmark that was tough to improve ongroups in the. Alliant says they are testing using a speer golddot.
Have you tried to find this info in any manual or have you contacted alliant to check. Please take the following guidelines seriously, whether youre a beginning reloader or an experienced veteran. You must load only the exact combinations that are. Protect yourself by seeking out certified reloading instruction courses and studying books that. Vihtavuori oy company,reloading booklet 1995 website 2008 ramshot online. To receive a printed version of the alliant powder reloaders guide, please fill out the form below. You shouldnt be using any powder without verifying whether or not the load is correct per published loading data or info from the manufaturer. Set your sights on pistol reloading data hodgdon reloading. The official homepage of the worlds most popular and informative bullet reloading manuals. Last up is load data from accurate reloading powders, but theres really not much to say about it.
This proven propellant is now even better, offering cleaner burning and improved flow characteristics with no changes to reloading data. For technical assistance or for any information not included in this reloaders guide, please call 18002769337. If you have any interest in guns, and would like to. This 50th edition continues our tradition of being the only data source using multiple component brands throughout our data. One of my favorites is a booklet published in 2002 by the imr powder company, before imr became part of hodgdon, because data for many popular. The site does allow a download of the booklet, but for me, this is easier to use as i can keep it on my bench and refer to it as needed. Smokeless shotshell powder our new shotshell propellant provides less cost, less recoil and less headaches for those 12 gauge shooters transitioning from 1 18 ounce to 78 and 1 ounce loads. Apr 21, 2020 i used it a bit decades ago, but as others alluded to, there are better powders for shotgun shells and bullseye always was primarily a pistol powder note the name, its not titepattern or claybreaker, it is bullseye. You can quickly access loads for alliant powders via alliants online reloaders guide.
Hogdon powder also has one that you can download on their site. We understand that many shooters are looking for a powder that will have a density that allows use of standard components wads and cases. Alliant probably figures people will go with a more optimal powder for shotshell and stopped testing with it in shotshells. Vihtavuori has launched the n555, a new n500 series high energy rifle powder for 2020, especially suited to use with the 6. Alliant powder has launched a new and improved website at using important statistical information from its site users, the. Wondering if anyone can help me out with some load data for 180 gr xtp bullets in. It makes us wonder why alliant has so many similar performing 9mm powders so close to each other. Over the last few years, ive spent quite a bit of time at the reloading bench and in the field with the. Powder trickler a tool used to precisely pour trickle powder onto the scale. Alliant powder neither assumes nor authorizes any person to assume for it any liability in connection with the use of any product or data. This is a discussion on hercules unique versus alliant unique within the reloading forums, part of the firearm forum category. H380, h450 and h4895 are products of hodgdon powders. Well i have been having issues trying to get any kind of decent accuracy out of it.
These are near maximum loads, you should use 10% less to start. Compared with black powder, smokeless powder is more dense and much more energetic, so it cannot safely be measured and used like black powder. 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 fitness for a particular purpose andor any. Download free 2015 alliant powders reloading guide daily. New alliant rifle powders reloder 23 and reloder 26. Nice paperback book with handgun, shotgun and rifle loads for all the. Alliant s 116page pdf reloaders guide includes recipes for shotgun, pistol, and rifle. Never mix together any two powders, regardless of type, brand, style or source. Alliant powder expressly disclaims any and all warranties with respect to any and all products sold or distributed by it, the safety or suitability thereof, or the results obtained including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose andor any other warranty. Alliant powder atk vista outdoors reloder reloading guide. Gun powder shooting supplies shydas outdoor center. Powder charge grs primer wad column velocity fps pressure psi steel 29.
The alliant powder family of products is the broadest and most trusted name in the reloading business. I tend to trust the powder companys online load data site before any manual that was printed god knows when. Jan 12, 2010 january 12th, 2010 alliant offers free 2010 reloaders guide pdf or print you can quickly access loads for alliant powders via alliants online reloading guide. One thing to note about the alliant powder reloaders guide is that it provides recipes rather than ranges for powder, which makes it more difficult to figure out how much of. Select from the following categories to find the right powder for you. The individual accessing this site assumes the risk of safe loading practices. These are maximum loads, you should use 10% less to start. May 06, 2015 over the last few years, ive spent quite a bit of time at the reloading bench and in the field with the. I have some hercules unique that is probably about 30 yes old. This 22page booklet is a great resource of alaska moose hunter, regardless of experience level. They have a free load booklet that they will send you. With the exception of data in the nontoxic shotshell reloading data section, the shotshell loads in this booklet are for use with lead shot only. This guide includes important safety instructions, plus reloading data for most popular cartridges. Unless specifically recommended, use standard primers.137 469 520 146 684 895 587 668 250 624 34 308 1228 1564 149 773 470 1221 1211 105 795 600 622 1385 889 1055 907 307 843 294 468 1188 1070 593 1297 557 979 1239