That's the powder charges I use for Hornady's 115 grain HP-XTP. & 124gr. Unsurpassed for .45 ACP target loads. 2.8 gr. rn bullets and bullseye powder. 2021 Supporter. Top choices include Hodgdon 700-X, VihtaVuori N310, Alliant Bullseye, Hodgdon Clays, Hodgdon Titegroup, WST, and W231. Is anyone using these to give a safe reference point? Bullet Weight Powder Weight Velocity Note P.F. 2. They load like any other 115gn lead bullet. COL Rainier P-RN 115 Bullseye 3.5 943 Start 108 Rainier P-RN 115 Bullseye … ... Alliant Bullseye. Canister Sizes: View All Bullseye ® Recipes. It works fine in every 9mm I have fired, and offers good accuracy and a clean powder burn. 9mm Luger / 9mm Parabellum (Using 115 GR Hornady Bullets) reloading data with 45 loads. With the right bullet and the right load, […] I plan to test both SS and LL. Would appreciate any … This makes this a good choice for certain kinds of shooting for 9MM and also economical I know thats the main reason on rifle cartridges. Alliant Blue Dot. I also have a new custom 9mm, long slide 1911 with a Clark barrel (also from Jon E) that I will be Ransom testing as well. They run about 1000 fps depending on the overall length. Also a small pail full of 115gr. I generally like to use a powder that fills the case well so a case that is accidently "overcharged" is readily apparent. Also how many lawyers they have! Measure the length of the bullet 3.Drop the bullet in the chamber and using a vernier caliper measure from the base of the bullet to where the case would sit flush in the chamber. Any good loading manual should have recommended loads using Bullseye in the 9mm. Ramshot Silhouette. Also cleaner than Red Dot, Unique or Bullseye that I've loaded in the past. And yeah, I would consider 5.4 grains very hot of BE in 9mm 115. Accurate #5. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. Perfect for beginner reloaders in 9MM. ALL 65 gr 80 gr 90 gr 95 gr 100 gr 115 gr 120 gr 124 gr 125 gr 130 gr ... NF Accurate No. I know someone that loads, you guessed it, 5.0 with 180 FMJ and gets about 900fps IIRC. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Anyone care to share any good experiences/pet loads with Bullseye powder in the 9mm? Hi! Very fine powder, dense. The economical competition powder. I would like to switch to berries plated 9mm bullet for economy in 115 or 124 gr rn. A small error can result in a dramatic increase in pressure. The 147 grain, 3.3 load, that was 1 hole, and perhaps, the most accurate load of any powder tested. View the SDS Hodgdon Titegroup. COL says 1.100 I'm at 1.150 fits good in my G34 barrel and dillon case gauge. The 115 HAP and 115 Zero JHP-conical shoot pretty well through my Kart barrel with that load. Discussion: Bullseye is a fast burning powder and perhaps better suited to the small cases like the 9mm. All of the loads are pretty accurate. Real world Accuracy with 9mm bullets from Hornady and Zero The 9×19mm Parabellum designed by Georg Luger is by far the most ubiquitous handgun caliber on the planet. 5 Accurate No. This however is not a round nose bullet. Here is what everybody else has for 115g jacketed bullets using Bullseye powder; Lyman has listed for 115g Jacketed start at 3.5 grains and work up to 4.8 grains max. Very fine powder, dense. Powders I have found useful include Bullseye, HP-38 and 231 on the fast end, AA-5, 4756, and Power Pistol on the slow side. Ramshot Silhouette. All around good 9MM Powder. I've read keep it around or just under 5 gr and it will be fine. S148 Posts: 197 Join date: 2017-07-04. They load like any other 115gn lead bullet. I have not developed a .40 load in BE. Alliant Blue Dot. It is on the end of the spectrum of 9MM with Titegroup, N320, Cleanshot, Sport Pistol, and others. Plan to use in two accurate CZ's, a 85 and 75BD. I have not developed a .40 load in BE. Interesting that the min and max are slightly different for each manual for Win 231. Universal, Clays and HS6 are from Hodgdon and similar to Bullseye and Unique. It burns completely and fast. Notice that these are all small flake or spherical powders that measure well. 130/135 PF maybe, something that will knock down a popper? The bullet weight and configuration I think is important. Shooting times guide to accuracy magazine did an article on competition 9mm loads. And yeah, I would consider 5.4 grains very hot of BE in 9mm 115. I guess it may have to do with the improvement of the hardness of the cases and composition of the gun powder. Powders include Alliant, Winchester, Hodgdon, Ramshot Jusrt wanted everyone to know that the CFE Pistol powder is a very clean powder from my use. They have a single load not a start and max load, is this common with pistol rounds? Take a look at the cases compared to other powders.. 3.4 gr. Speer has listed for 115g jacketed start at 4.2 grains and work up to 4.7 grains max. Despite its popularity, from what I’ve seen at the range, most people can’t shoot it accurately past 15 yards. Using Xtreme Bullets 9mm 115 grain round nose and Bullseye powder. So I have everything to do some 9MM now and the powder recommendations are all over the place and in the same range as the .45 rounds. Now go to the corner and think about what you've done! The economical competition powder. That’s unfortunate. Started load devoploment in the 357 using 357mag cases using CFE Pistol and found a sweet load that is cleaner than my … Using bullets from Hornady HP-XTP or FMJ-RN. So I have everything to do some 9MM now and the powder recommendations are all over the place and in the same range as the .45 rounds. 1.Remove your barrel. This powder is also on the dirty side. Would like to try and work up an accurate pistol load for 25yd bullseye targets. All around good 9MM Powder. Here are some of the target loads we shot...Some of these loads are over book published load values and just because they worked for us, does not mean they will eb safe for you...do not load over manufacturer book maximums. As for 5.0, I lost track of the number of guys I know that have loaded 9mm 115 FMJ and .45 230 FMJ for years with 5.0 of BE. I got this photo example from brazocustom.com: i think that usually comes down to which case/primer combo is tested along with each bullet being slightly different. According to their loading data (Cartridge Loads - Hodgdon Reloading Data Center - data.hodgdon.com), the load should range from 3.9 to 4.3 grs; I'm using the bottom of that range (3.9) figuring it was the safest place to start. Also important for Bullseye loads is a relatively fast-burning powder. Does 4.6 of Bullseye behind a 115 gn plated bullet seem reasonable. Im new to reloading and though I would start with 9mm. Accuracy is excellent. hp bullet. Forum Supporter. Perfect for beginner reloaders in 9MM. After years of experimenting with 9MM reloads; bullets (plated, jacketed, no lead), powders, loads, etc., I came to the conclusion that 115 gr. I was using 5.1gr in 9mm 115 fmj and 6.4 in .45 200gr lead SWC. 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 and/or any other warranty. 3.4 gr. Min Charge Max Charge Optimal Charge Bullet Make Bullet Type Primer Notes; Accurate - Nitro 100 NF: 115 gr. Does anyone have some information on where to start or should i just go 10% under and work up until i find the most accuracy without pressure signs. A flake powder. Note some of the loads were far more accurate than average. :001_tongue: You must log in or register to reply here. 1.Remove your barrel. Powder Bul Weight C.O.L. by Wmvdg123 on 11/17/2019, 10:45 pm. Unique works well in 9mm but coats the interior of the handgun with a slimey gray substance. The Lyman book has data for a 120 grain cast useing bullseye … 2. Powder measurement is critical in the 9mm, small charge variations produce large pressure variations. lol i forgot about those old (but not outdated) items called books. Fiocchi 115-Grain Extrema. I am using a Lee deluxe turret press. Anyone loading the 9mm for target accuracy? Like . Alliant web site for bullseye powder shows 115 cprn at 5.1 grains max and minimum length at 1.135" of Power Pistol powder, was the most accurate load in all my 9MM pistols (SIG, Glock, Walther, CZ, Ruger). I'm loading 9mm 115gr LRN using Hodgdon Titegroup. I have a large supply of Bullseye powder and a few 115gr. It is dirty like Titegroup in ways. Start with Blue Dot instead, way better choice to learn reloading 9MM. Vihtavuori N320. I have berry's 115gr. It is on the end of the spectrum of 9MM with Titegroup, N320, Cleanshot, Sport Pistol, and others. Alliant Bullseye This is a fast burning powder. The Lee, hornaday, or, Lyman reloading manuals I have do not have a load for useing bullseye powder in plated bullets. Dirty overall, Not bad. I would start around 5.2 with the 124 GD and work up. Its has some load info in my lyman load book but it is for a 115gr. I'm loading 9mm 115gr LRN using Hodgdon Titegroup. This is a top choice for 9 MM. Lyman guide shows info on a 115 gr HP as 3.5 to 4.8 gr and length at 1.090. JHP over 6.5 gr. JavaScript is disabled. Measure the length of the bullet 3.Drop the bullet in the chamber and using a vernier caliper measure from the base of the bullet to where the case would sit flush in the chamber. According to their loading data (Cartridge Loads - Hodgdon Reloading Data Center - data.hodgdon.com), the load should range from 3.9 to 4.3 grs; I'm using the bottom of that range (3.9) figuring it was the safest place to start. 2. I have a lyman at home that i completely forgot about. 1.100 in. I have .355 and .356 SWC from PENN, and on order have 6 different jacketed Magnus bullets, 115, 124,125, and 147. 2.8 gr. Accurate #5. Re: Hornady 115gr XTP load data? This site uses cookies. Bullet Weight Powder Weight Velocity Note P.F. Re: Hornady 115gr XTP load data? Powder Bul Weight C.O.L. 5.6 grains gives me 1150 fps from my handguns. 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 and/or any other warranty. 2019 Supporter. I'm using Bullseye powder at 4.7gr (5.0gr max load). What reloading manual would have data for this. 115gr 9mm bullseye loads. Does 4.6 of Bullseye behind a 115 gn plated bullet seem reasonable. We prefer this powder over Titegroup, but still think its too dirty. So i just purchased some 115gr JHP 9mm bullets and looked at alliants website for load data. Precision Delta bullets. I have seen a couple recipes with the same amount of powder for the 9's as the 45's This seems odd to me. Go look at outside of case for Titegroup to see a dirty case on outside..this is nowhere near that level of dirty. I'm new to reloading and am looking for advice on how to select a powder. 1.100 in. Please include OAL with any Data. I seated it to 1.169 according to the Lee manual but comparing it to some federal and fiocchi it seems way longer. Vihtavuori N320. A faster pistol powder that requires smaller charges. Using bullets from ACME RN, ACME FP. Hi all, Have some Bullseye & need to know if anyone has a good recipe for 9mm 115gr FMJ & 9 mm 147gr JHPs..I usually use HP38 or Vita N320 with good results, but now that Powders are in short supply, Id like to start using what I have in stock. A method for measuring the maximum overall length of cartridge for your barrel. Hodgdon Titegroup. For this reason is why we do not recommend this type of powder, or any faster powder for learning how to reload 9MM. The Hornady Lite 9mm 100-grain loads exhibit good expansion. Apr 28, 2014 #1. Principal Purpose: Handgun loads Remarks: America's best known pistol powder. 9MM Luger 115 grain Jacketed Bullseye start at 4 grains and work up to 4.6 grains max. This is a fast burning powder. Your numbers sound like +P. Min Charge Max Charge Optimal Charge Bullet Make Bullet Type Primer Notes; Accurate - Nitro 100 NF: 115 gr. Apr 28, 2014 #1. Right now I'm using hornaday 9mm 115 FMJ RN. I'm having a hard time finding data for 9mm reloads using xtreme plated 115 gr bullets and hp38 powder. A fast Flake powder so one must be extra careful when loading 9MM with it. The powder loads were as follows: AA No.7 9 grains Power Pistol 6.5 grains HS-6 7.2 grains Super Field 5.5 grains all produced velocities from 1122 to 1187 fps I know someone that loads, you guessed it, 5.0 with 180 FMJ and gets about 900fps IIRC. Unique is a very consistent burning powder and it is almost a tossup with the heavier bullets. Bullesye is a great powder, but it's probably been responsible for a large number of ruined handguns from double charges. ... Alliant Bullseye. Powders include Alliant, Hodgdon, Winchester, Accurate, Vihtavuori, IMR You should buy a reloading manual just in case your internet goes down, plus it's a must have item before starting to reload. They run about 1000 fps depending on the overall length. COL Rainier P-RN 115 Bullseye 3.5 943 Start 108 Rainier P-RN 115 Bullseye … My problem is trying to find load data for this combo. Here are some of the loads we tried with this powder.. Objective is to determine how accurate a load can be developed. Thread starter gixxer760; Start date Apr 28, 2014; gixxer760 Clown World Champion. 2 Accurate No. As for 5.0, I lost track of the number of guys I know that have loaded 9mm 115 FMJ and .45 230 FMJ for years with 5.0 of BE. S148 Posts: 197 Join date: 2017-07-04. I have seen a couple recipes with the same amount of powder for the 9's as the 45's This seems odd to me. The 115 HAP and 115 Zero JHP-conical shoot pretty well through my Kart barrel with that load. This makes this a good choice for certain kinds of shooting for 9MM and also economical, Its way more dirty than 3N37, more sooty than Unique. 9mm Luger / 9mm Parabellum (using ACME coated bullets) reloading data with 13 loads. This is a good go-anywhere, do-anything load. by Wmvdg123 on 11/17/2019, 10:45 pm. This is a top choice for 9 MM. In 380acp using this powder it is WAY cleaner than any factory round shot. I've just reloaded some Hornady FMJ RN and Sierra FMJ both 115gr and confused about the OAL. The 115-grain Fiocchi Extrema isn’t loaded too hot or too light, it is just right! A method for measuring the maximum overall length of cartridge for your barrel. The 115 grain bullet they used was a Nosler JHP. I'm new to reloading and am looking for advice on how to select a powder. I wouldn't mind shooting them in my Paraord TACFIVE, but I'd think twice before making them a steady diet in some guns. I suppose you are right that's why I never get close to the max. A faster pistol powder that requires smaller charges. 2020 Supporter. Like . Good accuracy and a clean powder from my use and think about what you 've!... 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