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6 years 37 weeks ago, 5:15 PM

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.45acp fps

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.

6 years 37 weeks ago, 5:17 PM

Anonymous

45 acp

what weight and type of bullet?

6 years 37 weeks ago, 5:23 PM

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Round

round nose metal jaket, and light weight for distence

6 years 37 weeks ago, 5:33 PM

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round

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

6 years 37 weeks ago, 5:42 PM

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Thank you as long as i can get a 1000 im happy. hopfuley i will reload again soon.

6 years 37 weeks ago, 5:45 PM

Anonymous

reloading info

see the forum that i created for reloading related sites

6 years 37 weeks ago, 5:35 PM

Anonymous

45acp

230 gr. fmj at around 900 fps max load

6 years 37 weeks ago, 5:54 PM

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.45 acp

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

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