5 grains of H4895 and tuned it with seating depth and slight tweaks in the powder. Macbog2, I have just started reloading for the Grendel. - H4895 - 39. Simple instructions from Hodgdon. 308 Winchester and. Hodgdon themselves recommends it for reduced power rifle loads and says you can take the max charge out of their data and multiply it by 0. I have loaded 10 rds @ 22. I have done reduced loads in various rifles with H4895. 6gr of H4895 in their 6BRA. WW, the period German proof load for the 98 Mauser in 7x57 was 57,000 but the standard service load was 43,000. I believe the Model 5 was also offered in 30-40 Krag for which the service pressure was 40,000. Also a good thing to do is get new shooters in the prone posistion on sand bags this will keep the reccoil going through the length of. Hodgdon H4895 Smokeless Powder can be loaded in everything from 17 Remington. 5 Creedmoor load data, see Sierra Bullets. Works great. Developed as a military-grade powder. 0gr a 60% reduced load for the 125gr Sierra? I am well aware of the possible rainbow trajectory if I load 60% of the max H4895 to get reduced loads in 243W. See the 405Win MAX LOADS USING H4895 ONLY. Back in the October 1995 issue of the "Varmint Hunter Magazine", Barry and I did an article on reduced loads for the 223. Hodgdon has done test and they say that when using H4895, you can reduce the load up to 60% from the maximum listed load for any a bullet weight. Quite useful for target shooting to 600 yards, it also performs. H4895 is a tad fast for bullets over 150 gr in the -06 IMO. 62 recipe is usually is like 25. If the goal is minimum recoil, the answer is Hodgdon Trail Boss powder. The H4895 does not seem to get the velocities that Varget, IMR 4064 or IMR 4895 get, but it is supposed to be accurate to shoot with. The H4895 reduced load looks like the next step. 308 150gr bullets waiting to be used. 5 Creedmoor round (see video below). And the manuals have 99% rifle powder loads (only the 4227 loads for a pistol powder). The starting load is 25. Both AR2207 (equivalent to H4198) and AR2206H (equivalent to H4895) are fairly accurate under lead, although AR2207 is by far the most popular of the two down under. While most large rifle primers work. My load for the last two years for deer hunting has been a modification of the 200 RCBS FN cast bullet put up in a six cavity mould by Lee that produces a bullet of 225 grains (it's identical to the RCBS from the crimp groove down, but has a noticeably longer. I use both IMR and H4895 and it seems there is a greater difference in the 2 now than there was previously. 5" at 200 yds. Hodgdon also sells 4198, both in Hodgdon and IMR's versions. 30-03 (followed shortly thereafter by the. 0 grains of IMR4198 for 1,900+ feet per second muzzle velocity. Is the H4895 28. The PDF document I've linked suggests calling Hodgdon if you have any questions and provides a phone number. 081H50BMG1. I do not recall what manual I got that as a start load from, but it was on older one from the '70's or '80's and I have been using it for 15 years (Hodgdon recommends 30. 5C 3521 IMR 4064 58. The ideal choice for Match shooters. To create reduced loads, the 60% formula is recommended. 690 Economical 12 gauge loads 4 Accurate Nitro 100. I just ordered a container of Trail Boss, a bulky powder that can be safely used for even slower reduced loads. Either brand of 4198 can be used for reduced loads in rounds such as the 308 and 30-06. I use CCI34 primers with that load. I have been reading data and looking for the right powder at the right price and I came across the H4895, I picked this one out of the bunch because according to the data, is a decent powder for accuracy and also because there is a recipe for. 6 to get a reduced weight starting charge. Our pressure barrel, which was 1:10, shot these and bullets up to about 150 grains very well. which is a much better choice for reduced loads. People looking for a powder that can perform with a wide range of weapons should consider IMR® 4895. Reduced 7mm Mag. There is a reduced load formula on Hodgdon's website on using H4895. 270 WSM (Reduced/Youth Loads - Hodgdon Data) reloading data with 2 loads. Cases fired with maximum loads expanded 0. So may be a worthwhile step in acclimating oneself to the rifle. Hey guys, Long time no see. I asked "Help" at Hodgdon why they didn't show Varget loads for 7mm TCU as I got such good results. I have loaded 10 rds @ 22. 5X47L with the same levels of charge weights as H. Hodgdon Powder offers one of the largest selections of quality smokeless propellants for rifle reloading. 444 Marlin are Alliant's Reloder 7, and Hodgdon's H4895 and H322. I am following the load data table of the Hornady manual for the 55 gr fmjbt bullets. PALMA MatchKing bullets. You can analyze, illustrate, debate and tweak till the cows come home but it all ends with one single base. 32 S&W Long to the. I'll keep working with it and try a heavier charge next time. 0 IMR 4895 Winchester CCI 200 50. H4895 is a most versatile rifle powder. The maths has been done, I need to achieve 1150 fps to do this with a 150 grain bullet, apparently H4895 has a calc. I am going to need a special ram load. 0 grains of H4895 for 1821 fps. 03-19-2017, 09:00 PM #10 AimSmall. According to Hodgdon, it works best with medium burning powders such as H335, H322, H4895, and BL-C(2). Re: H4895 reduced loads (. 62x39 uses 123-grain bullets. 4 grains might be about right. 54r gun is awful really but with hornady 174gn match bullets I was able to bring a 10 moa rifle down under 4 with 32 grains H4895. This short action design was created to maximize case capacity and a wide range of loading lengths, while still fitting in standard short action magazines. It occupies more powder space in typical charges than common "reduced load" rifle powders, such as #2400, IMR4227, IMR4198 or RL-7. My other reduced load is 147 M80 pulls over 31 H4895. Now Hodgdon H4895 Smokeless Powder is ideal for reloading a wide variety of cartridges. It is amazingly accurate in every cartridge where it is listed in our data. Appearing on the scene in 2002, under the development of Alexander Arms, the 6. Reloading a. Compared to Max load of 83 gr MV 2590fps. 62 recipe is usually is like 25. I've started using H4895 in the. Hornady does not list the use of that powder in the 7th edition under normal rifle data section for anything heavier than 130 gr. Hodgon H-4895 reduced loads. For years, H4895 has been the top choice by cast bullet shooters. Developed in 2007 by Dennis DeMille and Dave Emary, the 6. Many years I have used the 4831s even with the. The 215 grain Lyman/Ideal 311284 is another one of the original GC designs that came out in 1906. 308 bullet, simply switch to the. handloads does not simply mean using less of just any propellant. Reloading equipment, methods, load data, powder and projectile information. 243 Winchester to. The normal powders are in the medium burning. The 125-grain Sierra bullet was the winner again at 2,245 fps with 100-yard groups averaging. H4895 pushing 39 Grain SBK's is my current pet load for my 204 so it was the powder I had on hand when I tried a few 35 grain Bergers. When measured by a Hornady Lock-N-Load Headspace Gauge, cases fired with reduced loads shortened 0. I got a can of H4198 to try also. But there may be a powder that I haven't tried that may work better - who knows. 327 Federal Magnum. As a member of the Extreme line of extruded powder, this powder is a good solution for 30-06, 17 Remington, 250-3000 Savage, 308 Winchester and 458 Winchester, to name just a few. We used Norma brass and RWS primers. Cartridge Information. The shooter can create a 1500 to 2100 f/s load, depending on the bullet. 30-06 for my M1 where the load density is only about 80%. lbs: reduced load, very moderate pressure fun to shoot. Many years I have used the 4831s even with the. By 300yd the wind might start giving you fits, depending on the range, etc. Not sure why the other posters can't "get" what you are up to. Over the years, however, through the hard work of Todd Kindler of the Woodchuck's Den and other sub-caliber pioneers, 20-Caliber (and 17-Caliber) cartridges have become very popular. --- SAWMAN. MatchKing, 155 gr. Hodgdon Retumbo Extreme Rifle Powder (1 lb) 1. I assume the burn rate is very close to the other. To resize a fired 7. I do this all the time with different chamberings. Aug 16, 2012 #1. Using their reduced load formula, the minimum starting load would be 33gn of H4895. I believe the Model 5 was also offered in 30-40 Krag for which the service pressure was 40,000. Whether a reduced load or full performance load, optimal powder pressure should be sought. By memory it calls out IMR-4729 power in the 14 - 17 gr load range. offered to the public many moons ago. Hodgdon youth loads listing doesn't show 150gr. I never go right to the lowest limit. 5 less charge weight, so maybe 41. Even though charge weights are significantly reduced, it'll match H4895 velocities. 3g h4895 but not xbr 8208. Select a Bullet Make Barnes Berger Hornady Nosler Sierra Speer Swift. 0 Accurate 2015 Winchester CCI 200 45. I use H4895 which is a similar powder. 6 3483 H4895 57. The listed starting load of 43grs wouldn't shoot accurately, and the full power loads were all over the place. Brian, While i haven't used H4895, i've done a lot of load development with my 7mm-08, 7mm-08AI. Any brand-Large Rifle. I've seen a Hodgdon. Probably load to 2. Reduced loads for the. That is what I used to down load to low velocities for testing before I got the. This member of the Extreme Extruded line is great for 17 Remington, 250-3000 Savage, 308 Winchester and 458 Winchester, to name just a few. In the Burn rate chart (Hodgden), these powders are listed on top of the other with xbr after H4895. I was a little shaver when my dad gave me my first hunting rifle. That is where it still is for my. WW, the period German proof load for the 98 Mauser in 7x57 was 57,000 but the standard service load was 43,000. The bonus is there is no need to re-zero my scope @ 100Y. 50/100) and the Nosler Ballistic Tip 130 grain. By 300yd the wind might start giving you fits, depending on the range, etc. Having been developed from the PPC cartridges with greater case capacity than the 223, it was soon recognized as a cartridge with wide versatility. 375, and the best for milder loads hands down are SR4759, and H4895. - H4895 - 39. 4895 can be finicky if you go down to 60% or sometimes even 70%. Loads in this listing are reduced from full power but still offer mid-range performance. 312” 150gr Hornady Spire Point. So much for a bullet to groove difference of. Powders I have used thus far are H4895 and IMR 8208. 30-06 H4895 reduced loads Loaded these for a family member with shoulder problems for deer hunting this fall, and thought someone might be able to use this as the subject comes up from time to time. Made in Canada. 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 and/or any. Hodgdon US 869. 338 load using. 30-06 start load velocities using Accurate 2015 under a Speer 130-grain hollowpoint. 303; it's on my "to do" list. 6gr of H4895 in their 6BRA. Hodgdon also sells 4198, both in Hodgdon and IMR's versions. 308 125's and 150's I used 47. take the maximum H4895 charge listed for any given cartridge and multiply it by 60%. I appreciate that gallery loads use cast bullets for a reason but what if you want to use fmj at 100 yards in a. , 105 for the. Go much below that and you're in unknown territory for you. If I wanted a reduced 40 cal load with your 228 AccuMax, I’d choose H4198 to test at least vs H4895, etc. Trail boss gives much slower, loads, replicating a 22LR. I also tamed the savage Mosin Nagant's recoil with H4895 and Angus is going to be taking his first deer this year with a 7. 7mm Rem Mag Brass. We have articles on reloading, hand-loading, ballistics, benchrest, F-class, gunsmiths, and varmint hunting. 62 recipe is usually is like 25. This link shows their recommendations using H4895. Came into a nice keg of Brigadier 3032 that's been well-kept, but not finding any reloading data. This short action design was created to maximize case capacity and a wide range of loading lengths, while still fitting in standard short action magazines. Select a Bullet Weight 110 125 130 150 155 165 168 175 178 180 185 190 200 208. We used Norma brass and RWS primers. See the album on Photobucket. 62X54R, 8mm Mauser,. HODGDON® H4895® REDUCED RIFLE LOADS For Youth Hunting, Informal Target, and Plinking _____ Hodgdon Powder Company has found that H4895 can be loaded to reduced levels. Cases fired with maximum loads expanded 0. They don't list H4895 but they do have IMR4895 and several other powders. The shooter can create a 1500 to 2100 f/s load, depending on the bullet. The following data was developed in another 40X. MatchKing, 155 gr. 700V: OAL: Og. 30-06 loads are the bulk Remington 150-gr. 308” 125gr SST, and a 2” group with. Has anyone made reduced loads using H4895 using Hogdon's 60% formula? I am wondering if I am going to be sticking my neck out to try it with IMR 4895. 081H50BMG1. According to Hodgdon, it works best with medium burning powders such as H335, H322, H4895, and BL-C(2). Hornady Manufacturing Company develops and publishes reloading data for the Handbook of Cartridge Reloading. 222 Remington Fans. I'm after a reduced load (just for more comfortable prone shooting), but still using a 168gr jacketed bullet. I wanted 22 mag to 22 hornet sort of velocities, but using a 55gr projectile. While PRS and NRL competitive shooters typically opt for a 26" barrel, just over half of the guys using a 6BRA chose to go with a 28" barrel. They'll work great in a bolt gun. is thicker I have read to reduce powder by 2 grs. In the paragraph before the load data they state that a medium burning powder be used and that the amount of powder to use be 60% of the maximum load. 243 Winchester I have had excellent results with Varget, IMR-4320, H-4895, and in reduced velocity loads W-748. If the goal is minimum recoil, the answer is Hodgdon Trail Boss powder. September 7th, 2008 Hornady Reduces 120gr Load for 6. The reduced loads of H4895/AR2206h using the hodgdon reduced loads link works well, I have used it with. H4895 is a tad fast for bullets over 150 gr in the -06 IMO. Trail Boss is a light, fluffy powder so it fills the case and you don't need a filler. ” Hodgdon to the reloading public. 204 Ruger, 20-222, 20-223, 20 Practical, 20 Tactical. 30-06 Springfield remains one of the most versatile hunting calibers, and there are loads of options when it comes to handloading. 6 3500 Varget 59. 3 inches but did not hold up as well in the wet paper. In the hornady manual it does not say, but there are not as many choices with the 308 Winchester service rifle data v. You can see 5 shooters were loading between 30. I will be using the CCI "mil-spec" primers but may also use Winchester large rifle primers. Select a Bullet Type A-Max BT BTSP E-Tip Hollow Point HPBT J4 Match Jacketed Partition JBT JSP SP SPBT Target TSX TTSX VLD. With H4895, don't stray below 60 grains or you risk erratic ignition, but for a two-thirds of full house load, a milder H4895 load is an excellent choice. 250" Velocity-1904 ft/sec. 45-70 had been dropped in 1917. 6gr of H4895 in their 6BRA. Ok so I finally got the dies and bullets to reload. Locate a Dealer. 243 with a 1 in 9" Twist. 5x55 Load Data. H4895 & IMR 4895 are different propellants with a very similar burn rate. I am following the load data table of the Hornady manual for the 55 gr fmjbt bullets. They all shot pretty well, but the 14gr load was a standout and had absolutely no recoil. Even though Hodgdon makes both H4895 AND IMR4895, they are NOT a grain for grain powder match). H4895 is already feeding most of the reloads for me and pops and we plan on sticking to a powder we like. This member of the Extreme Extruded line powder is great for 17 Remington, 250-3000 Savage, 308 Winchester and 458 Winchester, to name just a few. H4895 is a tad fast for bullets over 150 gr in the -06 IMO. One reason is the Hodgdon Powder website has a comprehensive list of reduced H4895 loads for various rifle cartridges that can be adjusted up or down to achieve the best accuracy and desired velocity. And then i spoke with a chap in the US, that got the load data for the factory remington reduced recoil loads, and they used 30gr of IMR4198 behind a 120gr bullet. Reloading The. Hodgdon Powder Company has found that H4895 can be loaded to reduced levels. Most reported velocities for the. And 311299 is fine at 200+ yards, IF IT fits your throat. HT, please let us know how the reduced loads work. 308 Win level or even. Hodgdon lists the starting load at 25grns and max at 26grns. Powders utilized in these loads are IMR 4759 and 4198, Alliant Unique and 2400, and Accurate 5744. I have done reduced loads in various rifles with H4895. People looking for a powder that can perform with a wide range of weapons should consider IMR® 4895. According to Hodgdon, H4895 is the slowest burning powder they offer that can be used to safely reduce loads. I have not done it yet with H but i would not be skeerd to try. One of these loads will tackle any chore I am likely to expect to be handled properly with the. Display Modes:. 223 Remington 60-62 gr. I believe the Model 5 was also offered in 30-40 Krag for which the service pressure was 40,000. Here's my test loads that I'm starting with: Hornady 55gr FMJ-BT bullets Hodgdon H4895 powder 2. 7x57 Mauser Brass. To create loads of this type for target and plinking, we recommend our 60% rule with H4895. Of the more than 140 powders marketed by Hodgdon, H4895 is the only one tested and currently recommended by Hodgdon for these kinds of reduced power loads. Hodgdon H4895 80. I have not done it yet with H but i would not be skeerd to try. 925 MOA accuracy and much reduced recoil. So I'm here at my range at s beautiful 7:00am trying some 40gr v max loads with H4895. Powders include Hodgdon. in the Speer manual it says 3%. Reloading Unlimited is an Essential Business! We are open and shipping as fast as we can!. If you are interested in the most recent data for cartridges and/or bullet weights/styles not listed on this page, contact Barnes Consumer Service department to inquire about recommended loads and approximate timing for the data to be made available via email at [email protected] This member of the Extreme Extruded line powder is great for 17 Remington, 250-3000 Savage, 308 Winchester and 458 Winchester, to name just a few. H4895 has loads for 7mm08, so you can modify them once you understand the limits from their testing. I appreciate that gallery loads use cast bullets for a reason but what if you want to use fmj at 100 yards in a. Hodgdon H4895 is the most versatileHodgdon rifle powder. 0 IMR 3031 Winchester CCI 200 50. 30-06 start load velocities using Accurate 2015 under a Speer 130-grain hollowpoint. Take the maximum H4895 charge listed and multiply by 60% (. Now days with DI and LRMP modules it might be a viable choice for some reduced loads. Just be sure to resight if it's sighted in for full power loads. Developed in 2007 by Dennis DeMille and Dave Emary, the 6. , 105 for the. I shot my first NRA 88 round regional yesterday with the above loads from a 1:7 Hollinger barrel on a Shilen blank and put up a 726, which is right where I have been shooting on reduced courses all year. --- SAWMAN. Display Modes:. Reloading a. 5 Creedmoor round (see video below). They all shot pretty well, but the 14gr load was a standout and had absolutely no recoil. Personally, for reduced rifle loads using cast bullets, I much prefer using fast shotgun and pistol powders. 243 Winchester I have had excellent results with Varget, IMR-4320, H-4895, and in reduced velocity loads W-748. This is a discussion on H4895 loads for our rifles within the Ammunition forums, part of the M14 M1A Forum category; Ok, I have been reading load manuals and surfing and have found too much information on loading h4895 in a LC onced fired case. I looked at every reloading manual in a well equipped gun store and bought a few. I think his aim is to load down his Hornet, and H4895 is widely known for reduced loads- just not in a Hornet. The bonus is there is no need to re-zero my scope @ 100Y. The H4895 reduced load data from Hodgdon has provided me some nice, low recoil, yet accurate loads using 125g Hornady and Nosler bullets. I give up a little accuracy for power on the hunting load. It would have half the velocity and half the kick. Hodgdon H4895 Smokeless powder. 243 and for sure in bigger cartridges, then with 7828 and RL22 coming around they usually were used in place of the older powder. Works better than unique for my CBs. I asked "Help" at Hodgdon why they didn't show Varget loads for 7mm TCU as I got such good results. That is the only "pistol" powder I would be using in any 45-70 rifle of mine. 250" Velocity-1904 ft/sec. Also a good thing to do is get new shooters in the prone posistion on sand bags this will keep the reccoil going through the length of. These powders are very popular with high power and long-range shooters, varmint hunters, and benchrest shooters. H4895 may not be the best powder for reduced loads, but I've used 18 gn/170 CB 30-30, mid-load. bullets and Hogdon H4895 powder. If I wanted a reduced 40 cal load with your 228 AccuMax, I’d choose H4198 to test at least vs H4895, etc. The shooter can create a 1500 to 2100 f/s load, depending on the bullet. Personally, for reduced rifle loads using cast bullets, I much prefer using fast shotgun and pistol powders. Note that if you are loading heavy bullets with slow powders, you may have difficulty seating the bullet deep enough to clear the rifling or fit in the magazine of your rifle. 243 Winchester to. It had its origin in the 30-06 as a military powder and. I'll keep working with it and try a heavier charge next time. Upon his arrival, he was met by an honor guard of Swiss troops at the railway station in Zurich. 30-06 Springfield remains one of our most popular hunting cartridges, even 110 years after its introduction. While PRS and NRL competitive shooters typically opt for a 26” barrel, just over half of the guys using a 6BRA chose to go with a 28” barrel. Having been developed from the PPC cartridges with greater case capacity than the 223, it was soon recognized as a cartridge with wide versatility. 5×47 Lapua Load Data; 6XC Load Data; While I'd value knowing what load any of these top shooters are running, this set of data is the aggregate of well over 100 truly world-class shooters, so it is both a rich and unique data set to pull. while the load would be noticeable when fired, it's likely a substantial reduction from the max load. 002 inches at the shoulder. I never go right to the lowest limit. For complete information on the reduced recoil loads in one place, look at the Hodgdon website under the "data" tab. But there may be a powder that I haven't tried that may work better - who knows. They'll work great in a bolt gun. But was looking for something even lighter in the 2200 fps range. They also sell 4227, which is also good for reduced loads, and stopped producing SR 4759, which was also a great powder for reduced loads. WW, the period German proof load for the 98 Mauser in 7x57 was 57,000 but the standard service load was 43,000. When measured by a Hornady Lock-N-Load Headspace Gauge, cases fired with reduced loads shortened 0. My other reduced load is 147 M80 pulls over 31 H4895. I've seen a Hodgdon. I wanted to introduce him to more recoil and muzzle blast slowly; all he has used so far is 224 Valkyrie, 22 Hornet, 300 Blackout. This member of the Extreme Extruded line is great for 17 Remington, 250-3000 Savage, 308 Winchester and 458 Winchester, to. 3g of H4895 and a SST 130g bullet. 7mm Reloading Components. It is only applicable if a H4895 load is listed for a cartridge. Hodgdon US 869. I've looked through me Lee Reloading Manual and. ” H4895 has proven to be a versatile powder that performs superbly at lower powder charges. Hodgdon H4895 80. With H4895, don't stray below 60 grains or you risk erratic ignition, but for a two-thirds of full house load, a milder H4895 load is an excellent choice. Reduce those by 60% as per Hodgdon reduced loads using H4895 ONLY. I got a can of H4198 to try also. 7x57 Mauser Brass. They'll work great in a bolt gun. 5 Creedmoor is a shortened and improved 30 TC cartridge case that was inspired by the. There is a reduced load spec sheet from Hodgdon that outlines the loads yo7 can make with h4895. It was designed for the. Has anyone made reduced loads using H4895 using Hogdon's 60% formula? I am wondering if I am going to be sticking my neck out to try it with IMR 4895. Make sure you use it with the published data from Hodgdon only. MatchKing, 155 gr. They don't list H4895 but they do have IMR4895 and several other powders. Works great. Hodgon H-4895 reduced loads. 62x39 case that used a. In my opinion, between H4895 and Trail Boss, any competent reloader can accomplish pretty much 98% of everything anyone needs from reduced loads. 444 Marlin are Alliant's Reloder 7, and Hodgdon's H4895 and H322. Both of the above loads shoot pretty darn well - may not win any BR matches, but not going to leave any points laying around in a reduced course HP Prone match either - from several 20" WOA 1-7" barrels, and one 26" WOA 1-7" tube. ) (See note on Powders below or read all about various Powders. 0 IMR 4064 Winchester CCI 200 53. It occupies more powder space in typical charges than common "reduced load" rifle powders, such as #2400, IMR4227, IMR4198 or RL-7. I ran them over a chronograph and was getting a little over 3800 ft/sec. 0-06 Springfield 125-grain Managed-Recoil® 30-06 Springfield 150-grain PSP Core-Lokt® May not operate in all recoil- or gas-operated firearms. I wanted to introduce him to more recoil and muzzle blast slowly; all he has used so far is 224 Valkyrie, 22 Hornet, 300 Blackout. Remington Managed-Recoil® point of impact is nearly identical to full velocity loads. A forth way to make reduced loads is to use a powder that is considered too slow for that particular round. The all around best powders are IMR 4895, Hodgdon H4895 and Accurate 2495. Hodgdon Powder Company Cartridge Load Recipe Report - 3/15/2011 data. For complete information on the reduced recoil loads in one place, look at the Hodgdon website under the “data” tab. This member of the Extreme Extruded line powder is great for 17 Remington, 250-3000 Savage, 308 Winchester and 458 Winchester, to name just a few. 379/Lyman 375449) Powder: 22. Hodgdon H4895 Smokeless powder. I've used his advice in making up reduced loads for my. Whether a reduced load or full performance load, optimal powder pressure should be sought. The load I have used with H4895 was with 50 grain Remingtion powerlokt bullets. I use lots of H4895 in a variety of calibers. I use varget and h4895 with 125's. 0 grains of H4895 for 1821 fps. But was looking for something even lighter in the 2200 fps range. Once she shot a few dozen rounds and got over any fear of recoil, I moved her up to a slightly faster load with 95 gr Hornady SST. Velocity would be about 2460 fps. I suppose you want your kids to learn on a bolt gun. This was the first shots out of the M1917 Enfield made by eddystone Jan 1918 toped with a 3x9x40. Hodgdon H4895 Smokeless Powder 8 Lbs by Hodgdon Product Overview Midsouth is proud to offer Hodgdon H4895 Smokeless Powder. My objective is to end up with a good cartridge to use in the field for preditor hunting. while the load would be noticeable when fired, it's likely a substantial reduction from the max load. I have measured out multiple times with a scale to make sure. I'm after a reduced load (just for more comfortable prone shooting), but still using a 168gr jacketed bullet. Making reduced loads is not as simple as just using a smaller quantity of the same powder used in making full-power loads. This list should help you when powder shopping for the Grendel. It occupies more powder space in typical charges than common "reduced load" rifle powders, such as #2400, IMR4227, IMR4198 or RL-7. This member of the Extreme Extruded line is great for 17 Remington, 250-3000 Savage, 308 Winchester and 458 Winchester, to name just a few. Follow the Hodgdon directions exactly. I just ordered a container of Trail Boss, a bulky powder that can be safely used for even slower reduced loads. Depending upon what your are shooting them in, and what you want to do with them, 311291 is a great grouper at 100 yards. Rifles and gear reviews for. Using bullets from Hornady SP, Sierra SPT. No filler, but dacron may help SD. 4895 can be finicky if you go down to 60% or sometimes even 70%. 5 AA-2460 38. This Guide is not intended to be a "how to" manual for reloading, and we strongly recommend that all handloaders carefully read one or more of the reloading manuals which cover the subject in detail. 5 less charge weight, so maybe 41. My load for the last two years for deer hunting has been a modification of the 200 RCBS FN cast bullet put up in a six cavity mould by Lee that produces a bullet of 225 grains (it's identical to the RCBS from the crimp groove down, but has a noticeably longer. The first was @ 130 yds. Now Hodgdon H4895 Smokeless Powder is ideal for reloading a wide variety of cartridges. NOTE: While the below listed loading tables clearly show a wide range of powders for M1A / M14 load date due to the operation and speed of the rifle action some powders work much better than others. Just keep it below the max listed loads for that powder and bullet when nearing that point. I will be using the CCI "mil-spec" primers but may also use Winchester large rifle primers. By 300yd the wind might start giving you fits, depending on the range, etc. Check the Hodgdon site for reduced/low power loads (60%) using H4895 ONLY. To resize a fired 7. Minimum load is 9grns and max for me is 12. ADI and others either reduce for the 180 grain bullet or have the same data for both bullet weights. I shot my first NRA 88 round regional yesterday with the above loads from a 1:7 Hollinger barrel on a Shilen blank and put up a 726, which is right where I have been shooting on reduced courses all year. Every hand loader should have this data sheet saved on their computer. 30-40 Krag Load with 220 GR RN. I use Varget, which is a little slower. 308 Winchester H4895 Reduced loads, 168 SMK and 150 Pro-Hunter H4895 is the first powder Hodgdon introduced. 308) I used the hodgdons recipe and backed down a grain for 37 H4895 with a Nosler 125 gr BT. Both AR2207 (equivalent to H4198) and AR2206H (equivalent to H4895) are fairly accurate under lead, although AR2207 is by far the most popular of the two down under. while the load would be noticeable when fired, it's likely a substantial reduction from the max load.  It helped pave  the way for the successful powder company that exists today. 0gr 5 rounds with FC cases @ 23. 30-06 H4895 reduced loads Loaded these for a family member with shoulder problems for deer hunting this fall, and thought someone might be able to use this as the subject comes up from time to time. All groups are 5 shots at 100 yards. 0 grains of Reloder 7 with the CPBC 320-grain LBT for 2,065 fps; and with the 310-grain SSK bullet a charge of 51. Took load data from Hodgdon webpage as a max load of 27. Complete Guide for shooting, reloading, and chambering the. For complete information on the reduced recoil loads in one place, look at the Hodgdon website under the "data" tab. ) FPS Average Group (in. bullets and Hogdon H4895 powder. Thread Tools. I use varget and h4895 with 125's. which is a much better choice for reduced loads. I have looked at 35-38 grains of H4895 (2500-2600fps). IMR 3031, LC Match, Fed 210 Primer. Has anyone made reduced loads using H4895 using Hogdon's 60% formula? I am wondering if I am going to be sticking my neck out to try it with IMR 4895. Remington Managed-Recoil® point of impact is nearly identical to full velocity loads. It had its origin in the 30-06 as a military powder and. Hodgdon H4895 Extreme Rifle Powder (1 lb) 1. 62x39 case that used a. That is the only "pistol" powder I would be using in any 45-70 rifle of mine. ADI and others either reduce for the 180 grain bullet or have the same data for both bullet weights. 6 and the result is the lowest recommended charge of H4895 for that combination. While most large rifle primers work. I would like to be using Hodgdon 4895 with 150gr bullets. This member of the Extreme Extruded line powder is great for 17 Remington, 250-3000 Savage, 308 Winchester and 458 Winchester, to name just a few. 8 grains of H4895, or 23. 6 grains of H4895. mid-range target loads, in cartridges ranging. My own experience with H4895 reduced loads following Hodgdon's written instructions: I seldom get highly accurate loads at 60% but improve greatly 5 to 12 percent above that, with no increase in recoil. the advise I am look is a simple 100 to 300 yard reduced load that will be enjoyable for. Johnson has reported, in an article for Handloader's Digest/1997, that this load produced. 30-06 loads are the bulk Remington 150-gr. 3g h4895 but not xbr 8208. 308) I used the hodgdons recipe and backed down a grain for 37 H4895 with a Nosler 125 gr BT. Came into a nice keg of Brigadier 3032 that's been well-kept, but not finding any reloading data. They should be able to recommend a H4895 Reduced load for your. , which I will reload too. This one is zero at 50Y. My Speer book lists. ) Bullet is. I wanted to introduce him to more recoil and muzzle blast slowly; all he has used so far is 224 Valkyrie, 22 Hornet, 300 Blackout. Dennis has been one of the driving forces in the creation of the new 6. 0 grains but switching primers even with this load can cause a sticky bolt from overpressure. Al, I shot an old BR load to fire form(30. The article further states that a 60% charge can be used off of the max load for any cartridge where H4895 is listed in a given bullet weight. In that article, we discussed both the standard load and the reduced load, or "Gopher Load" as it has become known. They handle loading without any tip deformation, have slightly better BC, and just look better. According to Hodgdon, it works best with medium burning powders such as H335, H322, H4895, and BL-C(2). Yes, if you had them available I would also look to a lighter bullet with the 243, but your 95-100 grn bullets are workable. Click below to learn which powder is right for your application, or see the Usage Chart. Re: Favourite Reduced Loads. The 30-30 was developed for their tender shoulders. There is a reduced load spec sheet from Hodgdon that outlines the loads yo7 can make with h4895. I am hoping these bullets expand. The shooter can create a 1500 to 2100 f/s load, depending on the bullet. This makes it more versatile, so you don’t have to buy a. HODGDON® H4895® REDUCED RIFLE LOADS For Youth Hunting, Informal Target, and Plinking _____ Hodgdon Powder Company has found that H4895 can be loaded to reduced levels. The typical military load for the 7. #> probably have to go to reduced loads of a faster powder to get #> complete combustion. 6 to get a reduced weight starting charge. The reduced loads went well. My son's Savage shot. 41 inches at 100 yards for 5 shots on limited testing. 30-30 ADI powder, 30-30 Australia powder, 30-30 lead H4198, 30-30 lead H4895, 30-30 lead load data, 30-30 load data, 30-30 trail boss, 336W it's what I routinely practice with at the range. I have loaded 10 rds @ 22. ) Powder Charge Weight (gr. My 30-30 loads have always been H4895, since I've got Mooseboy and Angus to load for. I would like to be using Hodgdon 4895 with 150gr bullets. 0 grain load of H-4895 may be of older, slower, non-Aussie H-4895 aa I get military velocity with about 38. of H4895 and a Fed 215 primer. Bullets, powder, brass, accurate loads. I would also look at H4895 and H322 especially for 150g or lighter bullets. 300WSM class cartridge to kill a deer or varmint. Cases fired with maximum loads expanded 0. So may be a worthwhile step in acclimating oneself to the rifle. Reloading The. Follow the Hodgdon directions exactly. Make sure you use it with the published data from Hodgdon only. Smokeless Powder Burn VMD Density Rate Mfg / Powder (cc/gr) (gr/cc) Comments 1 Norma R-1 2 Vihta Vuori N310. Reloading a. 270 winchester for a low recoil load. 444 Marlin are Alliant's Reloder 7, and Hodgdon's H4895 and H322. It lists 60% of max H4895 charge loads for cartridges up to the 300 Win Mag. If you never tried reduced H4895 loads, you may want to try it. 303; it's on my "to do" list. Using their reduced load formula, the minimum starting load would be 33gn of H4895. In that article, we discussed both the standard load and the reduced load, or "Gopher Load" as it has become known. 312” 150gr Hornady Spire Point. of H4895 and a Fed 215 primer. This link shows their recommendations using H4895. I tried a few different reduced H4895 loads based on these numbers. This is a discussion on Reduced. I bought some Nosler 125 Balistic tips and want to load some reduced recoil loads in a 308 Winchester. In the Burn rate chart (Hodgden), these powders are listed on top of the other with xbr after H4895. 35 Remington Loads No, as I've found 3031 to be rather even tempered stuff. Accurate Shooter Forum and Daily Bulletin Gun Blog. Hodgdon recommends going no lower than 60% of max, so I should be good there. This member of the Extreme Extruded line is great for 17 Remington, 250-3000 Savage, 308 Winchester and 458 Winchester, to. With the 50-55 I had the best luck with 16-16. Make sure you use it with the published data from Hodgdon only. 925 MOA accuracy and much reduced recoil. I use varget and h4895 with 125's. 5 Grendel expert out there for a gunpowder recommendation. 30-30 soft points. 338 load using. Developed in 2007 by Dennis DeMille and Dave Emary, the 6. To create reduced loads, the 60% formula is recommended. Shooting 80-100 grain hunting bullets, a. 308 loads with SR4759. h4895 m1a, h4895 m1a loads, m1a loads h4895, m1a loads imr 4895, m1a loads with imr 4895, m1a match load with imr 4895, m1a reload imr4895, m1a reloading with imr 4895. Thread Tools Hodgdon's site also lists reduced loads with H4895. We used Norma brass and RWS primers. 62x39 uses 123-grain bullets. I love my H4895 reduced loads 200 grain nosler custom comp and 30 grains of H4895 from a dark bore mauser 3moa with out much effort. Both of the above loads shoot pretty darn well - may not win any BR matches, but not going to leave any points laying around in a reduced course HP Prone match either - from several 20" WOA 1-7" barrels, and one 26" WOA 1-7" tube. I assume the burn rate is very close to the other. 35 Remington Loads No, as I've found 3031 to be rather even tempered stuff. com or by phone at 800. I use lots of H4895 in a variety of calibers. Like to save my H4895 for my 270 and reduced loads. They also have a section on their website called Youth Loads using H4895. 308 150gr bullets waiting to be used. Accurate - 2230. For complete information on the reduced recoil loads in one place, look at the Hodgdon website under the “data” tab. Powders I have used thus far are H4895 and IMR 8208. Redchevy loads reduced loads for his wife to shoot in his 270 with H4895. This one is zero at 50Y. I use both IMR and H4895 and it seems there is a greater difference in the 2 now than there was previously. Hornady brass, CCI BR4 primer and 40gr v max. Has anyone made reduced loads using H4895 using Hogdon's 60% formula? I am wondering if I am going to be sticking my neck out to try it with IMR 4895. 62 recipe is usually is like 25. it includes H4895 loads. In comparison, Midway lists 130 factory loads for the. It's one of my mainstay rifle powders. This member of the Extreme Extruded line is great for 17 Remington, 250-3000 Savage, 308 Winchester and 458 Winchester, to. Hodgdon has done test and they say that when using H4895, you can reduce the load up to 60% from the maximum listed load for any a bullet weight. 7 gr H4895 is my Black Bear load to 200 yards. of H4895 and a Fed 215 primer. I assume the burn rate is very close to the other. I've used the 60% rule for H4895 to put up reduced loads in numerous different cartridges over the years and have never felt the slightest need for filler. ATTENTION: New reloading data must be opened as a PDF. Took me three firings to get a sharp shoulder. For this type of shooting, loads are reduced even more than the hunting loads listed here. 5-284 ballistically out to 1000 yards. In that article, we discussed both the standard load and the reduced load, or "Gopher Load" as it has become known. I use CCI34 primers with that load. 50% Less Recoil. H4895 Reduced Rifle Loads; Trail Boss Reduced Rifle Loads largest selection of quality smokeless propellants for reloading. I ran them over a chronograph and was getting a little over 3800 ft/sec. Instead, I’ll say MidwayUSA lists 53 factory loads for the 6. I looked at every reloading manual in a well equipped gun store and bought a few. Test Specifications/ Components Firearm Used: Universal Receiver Barrel Length: 24" Twist: 1-8'' Case: Hornady Trim-to Length: 1. Hodgdon H4895 reduced load data (ADI 2206H). It didn't burn very clean and I got patterns instead of groups. Their reduced rifle loads using H4895 are about 3 or 4 grains below starting load, more or less. Extreme Rifle Powder. I've used the 60% rule for H4895 to put up reduced loads in numerous different cartridges over the years and have never felt the slightest need for filler. That is the only "pistol" powder I would be using in any 45-70 rifle of mine. Alliant's powders are so old that low velocity loads are well established, and Hodgdon worked up minimum loads for each of its powders for Cowboy Action Shooting. This load chronographed to 2350 fps out of my short rifle. They will be fired in a bolt gun so ejection is not and issue. Select a Bullet Weight 110 125 130 150 155 165 168 175 178 180 185 190 200 208. 270 WSM (Reduced/Youth Loads - Hodgdon Data) reloading data with 2 loads.