I havent reloaded for 20 years and dont have the stuff any more or the book. is factory 45 acp's 800 fps, and can you load them up a little, to make it have a little more distence.
what weight and type of bullet?
round nose metal jaket, and light weight for distence
how about 155gr. cast lead semi wad cutter using 5.7 gr. of titegroup at 1039 fps for a starting load a max load of same is1132 fps at6.2 gr. from 5 inch barrel as per hodgden
Thank you as long as i can get a 1000 im happy. hopfuley i will reload again soon.
see the forum that i created for reloading related sites
230 gr. fmj at around 900 fps max load
below are corbon's factory loads for +p
45 AUTO +P 165 GR. JHP 1250 FPS 573 FTLBS 5.0
45 AUTO +P 185 GR. JHP 1150 FPS 543 FTLBS 5.0
45 AUTO +P 200 GR. JHP 1050 FPS 490 FTLBS 5.0
45 AUTO +P 230 GR. JHP 950 FPS 461 FTLBS 5.0