Powder for 45 70. 2. Burn rate H110 is much to fast for a high volume old black powder case like the 45/70 , 3. There is some very fine Doctors working in the emergency rooms now days that may be able to put you bask together , but a good 45/70 is hard to find please do not destroy one.

45-70. Sized to .458. ACME + Coated Bullets are coated in red Hi-Tek coating and nicknamed "Lipstick" rounds. These bullets are cast from 92-6-2 alloy (BNH 16) and are then coated with Hi-Tek coating. The benefits to shooting coated bullets are numerous and include: The coating molecularly bonds to the bullet totally encapsulating it.

Powder for 45 70. 45-70 Government Handloading - Hornady FTX 325gr and IMR4198 load work up. #Starlinebrass #IMR #handloading #reloading #4570 #hornady

568 posts · Joined 2004. #11 · Nov 15, 2020. I used up a 1000 Winchester LP magnum primers in my 45-70, no issues and in reality you can use them for most 45-70 loads as they are normally used in rounds that make pressures to 40,000 PSI. Not many of us load the 45-70 that hot. Like.

This Lee Classic hand loader kit works really well. I use this on my RM 1895 45/70 Govt. As long as you're using your brass from the actual firearm it was fired from it will cycle just fine. If you're new to reloading this is a great starter and entry into reloading. Just be aware the load data included are only for the powders and bullet grain ...4,612. The 40-65s say black powder only because there is no source of SAAMI standardized smokeless ammo. Black power recommended just means they designed it to work well with BP. It is not a prohibition on smokeless. In the case of the 45-70 there is SAAMI standardized ammo.

The 45-70 case is considerably longer than the 458, with a case length of 2.105" for the 45-70 Govt and 1.575" for the 458. Overall length is also extremely different, with 2.55" maximum overall length for the 45 70 compared to 2.26" for the SOCOM round. With a larger case comes increased case capacity. A larger case was needed for the ...I've also shot quite a few hard cast Laser Cast of 350 - 405 gr with 4895. Suggest you use a dacron filler (1 gr) under the 40 gr load for a start and work up to whatever 45-70 load level your rifle is designed for (you didn't mention). The dacron filler will improve the ignition and help accuracy. Larry Gibson. Larry, Ready to load up some for ...The recommendation for use of H335 in the 45-70 in level 2 & 3 rifles still stands, use the magnum primer especially with lighter weight jacketed bullet and heavier weight cast bullets. Larry Gibson. I agree, that's why I switched to IMR 4198 for the 45-70, it burns very clean and there is lots of data for it.Cartridge: .45-70 government ; Material: steel loader parts and plastic powder dipper ; Complete instructions ; Includes everything needed to reload 45/70 Government ; Please note: the Classic Lee Loader neck sizes onlyMade from vegetable fiber gasket type material and pre-cut for most popular calibers. Tough, fire and water resistant, biodegradable, NRA acceptable for Blackpowder Cartridge Nationals, smooth cut sides, leave no barrel residue, absolutely consistent and ready to use. Bag of 1000.Everyone, I'm looking for reloading suggestions for the 45 Long Colt & 45-70. I really have no interest in reloading anything else at this point. Guns: 45 Long Colt: #1: Ruger new model Blackhawk (new) #2: Marlin 1894 (new) 45-70: #1: Marlin 1895 (new) I am looking for: #A: Reloading manuals, not recipes, so I can refer back to them (OA length, primer depth, etc.) #B: Easily to find components ...Dec 7, 2018. 19. 4. Jan 16, 2019. #1. I am shooting a Marlin 1895 SBL in .45-70. I just started reloading some of my rounds and started with 325 gr Hornady FTX bullets using H335 starting load 61 grains. Shot them and got the reloading bug. So I went out and bought 300 Gr Jacketed bullets (the only ones the store had left as they were out of ...That test included the 45-70 cartridge. Be aware that Tin Star powder has a burning rate faster than Unique and I do not advise on a "50% rule" in large cases such as the 45-70. The 45-70 test I did used a hard cast commercial bullet purported to be 405 gr but actually weighed 413 gr.

If it were me and it was at one point, I would buy a RCBS 405GC RNFP mold, cast them out of Lyman #2 (if you want to hunt with it go softer), lube them in a Lubersizer to .459 and use Felix lube. 4198 is an excellent powder for the 45-70, I believe your problems are stemming from, not having lube and gas cutting (leading).Remarks: maximum load; 25,600 cup. .45-70 Government (IMR Rifle Trail Boss Data) reloading data with 4 loads. Using bullets from cast LFP, LRNFP. Powders include IMR.Hey Jerry, In my CB, have found that 14.0gr of Universal Clays and the 405gr LFP, is a great combo. Will state flat out, Universal Clays is the best propellant for cast bullets, in 38/357, 44mag, 45LC, and 45/70.

So, how sparse can you make the powder coat before you risk getting barrel leading, at a muzzle velocity of, say, 1400 fps (for 450-500g heavy .45-70 bullets) or 1600 to 2000 fps (for lighweight .45-70 bullets)?

16 Sept 2014 ... Shiloh Sharps 540 grain bullet over Black Powder.

At this time, a new cartridge was adopted, the .45-70 U.S Government. The .45-70 fired a .45 caliber 405 grain projectile over 70 grains of black powder for a muzzle velocity of roughly 1200fps. The official military designation of the new cartridge was the .45-70-405. Caliber was .458” (11.6mm) and rifling consisted of 1 turn in 20”.Triple 7 in 45-70. I'm new here and wanted to dive right in to things. I got a bunch of 40-60 brass from a estate sale made from 45-70 brass 2 summers ago and finally got a 45-70 H&W 1871 this summer for $285 with a nice tang sight and leather work. I blew out all the cases and got about 8 pounds of FFG triple 7 from a old lady who's husband ...Specific Light Loads - 45/70. I've been dipping in and out of this fine forum for number of years now, but this is my first posting. I'm looking for advice & suggestions regarding the loading of three types of bullets in my Marlin GG 45-70, but using the same powder for both. I realise that the point of impact and chamber pressures will be ...2. I just started to reload some 45-70 loads for my Henry 45-70 and I used the hogdon sight to look up bullet weight/measurements wich powder to use ect ect . My load is as follows . Using hogdon H4198 with 55gr powder and a 300 gr bullet (sierra pro hunter hp/fn and cci large rifle no. 200 . This is what the hogdon site suggests , but when I ....45 - 70 Government - Published Manufacturer Loading Data Shellholders: Hornady #14. Lee #8. Lyman #17. RCBS #14. Recipe Type: Lever Actions . Trapdoor Actions . ... Alliant Powder AR-Comp. Alliant Powder Reloder 10x. Alliant Powder Reloder 7. Alliant Powder Varmint. Hodgdon Benchmark. Hodgdon H 335. Hodgdon H322. Hodgdon H4198. Hodgdon H4227.

H4198 has proven to be the best overall powder in my Henry .45-70. Consistent, even-metering and good velocity consistency. H335 is a close second but H4198 is my go-to. I probably will never buy another brand of powder for my .45-70. Related Products; Quick view. Hodgdon.Reloading equipment, methods, load data, powder and projectile information. 5 posts • Page 1 of 1. 45/70 Loads for Uberti 1885 High - Wall. by Mick280 » Tue Jun 23, 2015 3:30 am The ADI manual lists 45/70 loads for modern rifles. These include the Browning Model 1885 Single Shot ( High - Wall ) Would these loads be safe for use in the Uberti ...One can easily overload a case like the 45-70 with fast burning pistol powder like Unique. A little goes a long way, but ONE doubble charge of it will put the chamber pressure well into the danger zone! ... If i want cheap plinking 45/70 low velocity loads use a 400-500 gr boolit on top of a full to 3/4 full case of surplus wc860 it still cheap ...Gunpowder Charge Weight Velocity m/s Velocity fps; Norma 200: Max 46.0 Min 44.0: 551 524: 1808 1719: Norma 201: Max 50.0 Min 48.0: 537 517: 1762 1696Its time to buy some powder, what would be YOUR choice for use in both 30-30 and 45-70? I would be shooting them in my M94 and Marlin Guide gun.The 45-70 is still a fairly popular rifle for Wyoming hunters in the northern and western parts of the state because they kill elk very well, but also because they are very comforting when you are surrounded by grizzlies. ... My go to load in my Inline Black powder rifle, was 300gr hornady XTP over top 90gr of 777. That produced around 1600 fps.Location: S.Cal. Powder for medium 45-70 loads. by m.wun » Sat Aug 26, 2017 2:28 am. Looking to start some 45-70 reloading. Cast or jacketed are both open …FFFG goex used in 45/70. Made some Black powder screen method, not pressed for density, as I haven't made a press yet. After screening and grading looks like I have between 2 and 3 f size. I loaded 100gr of this homemade bp into a Traditions MZ 50 cail and shoved a saboted bullet down to touch the charge. Capped with 209 shotgun primer, set ...Jan 1, 2012 · I just test fired my 45/70 with 3 different powders and there seemed to be quite a difference in accuracy. Shooting a 400 gr FP. I'm not looking for specific load data just want to know if one powder shoots better than the rest. Of the 3 it tried, 2400 shot the cleanest and most accurate. I'm not...I have heard it is an accurate powder in the .45-70. One nice thing about the Varget and similar powders in the 45-70, you get 100% load density without high pressures. I have only used IMR 3031 and 2400 (mild loads) in the .45-70, but plan on doing more reloading and shooting with the caliber this summer. AndyFrom the combined (various powder manufacturers' recommendations) reloading manual for the .45-70:It was my assumption that this is the same powder used in the factory LeverRevolution loads for 44 mag and 45/70 since the names and artwork are the same. Hornady LeverRevolution factory ammo does in fact work quite nicely in my 44 mag and 45/70 guns. It appears this is not the same powder, but this is quite confusing on Hornady's part.The difference in the accuracy of the loads was minimal to non-existent. A good powder to start with would be 2400 and most 45-70's will shoot better with heavier bullets. The Sharps and Trapdoors do well with 400g and up. If you don't have a Lyman manual, get one.The designation literally meant a 45 caliber bullet and 70 grains of black powder. The brass case has a large rim and straight but tapered case walls. It quickly became popular with hunters of big game, including buffalo, elk, and bear. It’s still popular and useful today!6139 posts · Joined 2015. #5 · Nov 17, 2023. If you can't confirm the type and amount of propellant then do not shoot them. .45-70 loads come in 3 levels. Loads safe in a Trapdoor are the lowest of the 3 levels. If the Trapdoor is the only .45-70 he owned, they are PROBABLY not at the higher levels one might load for a modern Marlin lever ...Similac powder is a popular choice for parents looking to provide their infants with essential nutrients. This formula is carefully designed to mimic the composition of breast milk...The data in CBH #3 with the Dacron wad will still be very close with the use of a Dacron filler. The use of 2400 with cast bullets at all levels in the 45-70 was dropped in the CBH #4 because they also dropped the use of the Dacron wad. Larry Gibson. "Deficient observation is merely a form of ignorance and responsible for the many morbid ...The Barnes VOR-TX 300-grain TSX .45-70 Government load is a great power level 2 offering. The new Federal HammerDown load was tested extensively in blocks of Clear Ballistics and on feral hogs. This bullet expands wide and creates a massive wound cavity thoroughly sufficient for anything sized from hogs to moose.

The .45-70 Mike has written about most recently in Handloader magazine is the Shiloh Model 1877. The cast HPs mentioned above came from Lyman mould 457122, weighing 336 grains of 1:20 tin-to-lead alloy. I learned that those bullets over 68 grains of GOEX FFg black powder were fine for small Texas whitetails.I'm looking to load some 405 Gr, hard cast, 45-70 bullets for a friends Henry. I would like everyone's suggestions on powder type for this application in this pressure class of 45-70. Brass will be Starline, primer will be WLR, bullets will be 405 Gr Meister.Feb 21, 2024. #28. Keith M Sheehan said: With the powders available right now, my recommendation is N133. I have 7 .45-70's and have hunted with them all over the world with great success. I strictly use 400-405 grain bullets and my all around favorite is the Speer. The load I've settled on is 53.0 grains of N133.R. reloader458. 194 posts · Joined 2009. #4 · Mar 7, 2011. I only use RL-7 for the 45-70 loads. Pile-Driver 525 RL-7 40gr 1615fps Starline cases WLR primers COL 2.557. Hornady 350 FN RL-7 50.5gr 2010fps Starline cases WLR primers COL 2.550. This Velocity is from a 1895GS (18.5 inch barrel) at about 12 feet.Oct 2, 2021 · Ramshot X-Terminator (#87) is on the slow burn end of gunpowders proven in the 45/70. (#74-#90) Look at Hodgdon’s online load data for guidance as the 45/70 load data is represented for the three different action types. (Trap Door, Lever Action, and Bolt Action) Western Powders has data for Standard Pressure loads for the 45-70 in bullet ...The OP asks about best powder for reduced 45-70 loads. I think STEEL is the "best" because it will match the original black powder velocities for all bullet weights. It has all the desirable properties discussed on the gmdr website for reduced loads, and behaves as a slower burnrate version of UNIQUE.Another repeating rifle for the .45-70 was the bolt action Winchester Hotchkiss, which had a tubular magazine inside the rifle’s buttstock. ... This loading used a soft lead 420-grain paper patched bullet over 75 grains of black powder in the standard .45-70-2 1/10” case and that load was still available in 1916 according to the Winchester ...1885 Browning BPCR 45/70. I have been having trouble getting this gun to shoot Smokeless powder loads. It shoots fine with Black Powder and 535 gr. bullets ,but have tried 4 bullets from530 to 540 gr.and 5744,4198,sr4759 at 1100to1200 fps and none have shot anywhere close to the same group size. acouple people that shoot the same rifle at a ...

45/70 Trapdoor loads. 405 cast bullet they list the max for Trail Boss at a trapdoor load at 13 grains for only 1007 FPS at 25,600 CUP! Compare that to Varget trap door loads at 1781 at 20,900 CUP or H4895 at 1645 at only 18,900 CUP! Trail Boss was producing 773 FPS LESS velocity at 4,700 CUP more pressure than Varget and 638 FPS less velocity ...Second manual is older Hornady reloading manual listing the 300 gr. jacketed bullet & 3031 powder in a Trapdoor: Starting load is 40.9 grains for 1300 fps, 43.1 gr. for 1400 fps, 49.8 gr. for 1700 fps., and a max of 52 grains for 1800 fps. The last was a Lyman manual listing 45.5 gr. of 3031 for 1580 fps and a max of only 48 grains for 1661 fps.Posts. 223. I did some primer based testing today and came to two conclusions: 1. standard primers produce softer fouling. 2. at least with 70 grs of KIK 2F, federal magnum primers produce the best groups (by a long shot!). 3. standard large rifle primers produced the worst groups compared to magnum primers.3,901. RL-7 is my "go to" powder for the 45/70 from 330 gr Hp. to 550 grain WFNs, AA2015 is in that burn range and works well, I would not even experiment with these powders in the 44/40, they are too slow and will result in squib loads and much unburnt powder. For mild loads in the 44/40 I'd def. try Trail Boss powder.The .45-70 was originally named the .45-70-500 Government. This meant it was a .45cal bullet (.458"), 70gr of black powder under a 500gr hardcast lead round nose bullet. If it worked 125+ years ago, it'll work today, too. And yes, you can compress the charge that much. The more the better with black powder...just do NOT slam the bullet home.Just like you'd expect with such a popular cartridge, Barnes produces .45-70 ammo featuring their legendary copper X-Bullet. Optimized for rapid expansion, high weight retention, and deep penetration, this is an outstanding choice of .45-70 ammo for hunting black bear, moose, whitetail deer, feral hogs, and elk. It's also 100% copper, which makes the VOR-TX an ideal brand of lead free .45 ...H335 is an excellent powder and is my "go to" powder for my 52-55 gr jacketed bullet 223/5.56 loads along with 125 - 150 gr jacketed bullets in the 30-30 and 308Ws. With cast, H335 is excellent as long as you have the bullet mass and pressure level so it ignites and burns efficiently. With your 45-70 loads that's where you are.4. 45-70 loads with Titegroup Powder. I have be working up loads in my 45-70 (marlin1895) with Titegroup. Right now I have loaded and shot a 350 gr. cast bullet with 12.5 gr. of Titegroup. Oregon Trail has some loading data for Titegroup in leverguns. I am pleased with the results.I was told by a fellow worker and bp gunsmith that he himself had used the FFFg powder in the 45-70. Everything that I have read says that the FFG and the Cartridge is the powder of choice in the Goex brand for the 45-70 cartridge. If a person was wanting to up the velocity of his 45-70 loads and still stay with black powder, one can load the ...45-70 Government Loads | 45-70 Applications by M. L. McPherson, Tue, September 15, 2015 ... use of smokeless powder for greater energy. Military developments included the 45-56-405, carbine loading and 45-70-500, rifle loading, both the conventional round nose and a bullet with an explosive charge in the nose (for use in the Gatling Gun). ...Black powder fouling attracts moisture which can lead to rust in the bore. Use a black powder bore cleaner and be sure to follow the cleaning with a oiled patch. The reason for the discrepancy (suppose to be 70 grains) is as Alpo mentioned: folded case head versa solid case head, which changes the case volume. LDBennett.45-70 Government 250 gr MonoFlex ® LEVERevolution ®. LEVERevolution ® represents a breakthrough in ammo design for lever action rifles and revolvers. The key to its innovation and performance is the patented elastomer Flex Tip ® technology of the FTX ® and MonoFlex ® bullets. Safe to use in tubular magazines, these bullets feature higher ...45-70 Black Powder Equivalent "Smokeless" 440 gr. Hard Cast GC @ 1,300 fps - 20 Round Box. FREE SHIPPING - Purchase 12 or more boxes & get FREE SHIPPING! (Retail Sales Only). PLEASE NOTE: Actual projectile may sometimes differ from photograph. $86.20.Black Powder Cartridge Rifle Silhouette matches started in 1985, and the .45-70 Gov't remains the most popular cartridge in that target game. The number of factory loads still available...In the rifle cartridge section of this pamphlet, IMR listed almost all, and I mean almost all the SR and IMR powders for every round they offered data. For the 45-70 it lists load and pressure data for what I thought of as inappropriate powders like 4064, 4895, 4350, 4320 and 4831. The 4831 data showed really attractive TD or BP level pressures ...Centaur 1. Take a look at the Hodgdon powder burn rate chart and you'll see that H335 falls right in the middle of the range of suggested powders for the 45-70. It's burn rate is very close to IMR3031 and Benchmark and it's no where as slow as H4895, IMR4064 or Varget and there is plenty of data for those three.57 posts · Joined 2009. #1 · Aug 29, 2009. Well, I finally got my 45-70 barrel (it's in the mail anyways) so I stopped by my local Cabelas today to pick up some reloading supplies among other things. I've now got W-W cases, 300 gr Hornady HP's, and RCBS dies. I didn't pick up any powder though in an effort to keep the total to a minimum (my ...Reloading data for Cowboy Action Shooting (CAS) Cowboy action shooting (a.k.a CAS, or western action shooting, single action shooting, Western 3-gun and Cowboy 3-Gun) is a competitive shooting discipline. The firearms used in this sport such as single-action revolvers and lever-action rifles often require handloaded ammo.

Check the on line Hogdon load manual, they have data for the 45\70 trap door 385 gr cast bullet that can be safely used with your 350gr cast bullets (you can use data for the next heavier bullet safely, but not the data for lighter bullets used for heavier bullets). They show data for several of the powders in your pic.

Another repeating rifle for the .45-70 was the bolt action Winchester Hotchkiss, which had a tubular magazine inside the rifle's buttstock. ... This loading used a soft lead 420-grain paper patched bullet over 75 grains of black powder in the standard .45-70-2 1/10" case and that load was still available in 1916 according to the Winchester ...

In medium and large bores like the .375 H&H or .45-70, "The Load" gives typical black powder ballistics for the bore. A 255-265 gr. cast bullet in the .375 H&H approximates the .38-55 at 1330 f.p.s. Soft 300- 405-gr. cast bullets are pushed at 1300-1350 f.p.s. from a 22" barrel .45-70, sporter are very effective on deer at woods ranges.I am new to the 45-70 world. I've spent the last 45 years shooting nothing but flintlock rifles and as age and some infirmities are starting to set in I am looking for a …Low bulky density and superior ignition characteristics make 5744 an excellent choice for reduced loads in many rifle calibers and in large capacity black powder cartridges such as the 45-70 through 45-120 and 50-90 through 50-120. Made in Canada. Bulk Density (grams/cc) +/-2.2%.Everything that I have read says that the FFG and the Cartridge is the powder of choice in the Goex brand for the 45-70 cartridge. If a person was wanting to up the velocity of his 45-70 loads and still stay with black powder, one can load the (duplex) loads, being a small charge of smokeless under the bp. QUESTION: Can a person safely load a ...In my Browning BPCR 45-70 (1885 JMB design made my Miroku), I'm shooting 250 gr. TSX FB bullets with Vv 120 powder, pushing those bullets at 2,550 fps. (Barnes Marlin load). This gun has a 30" bbl and is my "primitive weapon" for deer hunting. I'll use it this up coming weekend. It has a Leupold VX-3 3.5-10x40 CDS, the turret calibrated for ...When it comes to powder coating, selecting the right company is crucial. While some individuals may attempt to DIY their powder coating projects, there are several advantages to ch...5965 posts · Joined 2004. #5 · Apr 9, 2009. I've used this 13.0 grain load Red Dot in the 45-70. It's of course clean burning, and such a flake powder is pretty position insensitive. With a 405 grain plainbase Lee cast bullet (no need to use a gascheck; just increases costs) a velocity of around 1120 fps is obtained from my 22 inch barrelled ...

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