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