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A little too slow in my experience Cartridge : .45-70 Govt. SAAMI Bullet : .458, 350, Hornady RN 4502 Useable Case Capaci: 59.374 grain H2O = 3.855 cm³ Cartridge O.A.L. L6: 2.550 inch = 64.77 mm Barrel Length : 18.5 inch = 469.9 mm Powder : Hodgdon VARGET Predicted data by increasing and decreasing the given charge, incremented in steps of 1.0% of nominal charge.

Powder for 45 70. I love RL7 for all the same reason's Starrbow mentioned, but H4198 is a real good one as well. H322 has a very good following and is very accurate. I really haven't found a bad powder in my 45-70 yet.. Good thing is everything that works in the 45-70, will work excellent with the 444 Marlin you'll eventually have to have! HA! Good luck.

BUT, a look in the cabinet revealed: WW 748 Ball powder (1lb), WW 760 ball powder (1lb), IMR 4198 (1/4lb) and Accurate No.7 (1lb). Anyone used any of these powders in the 45-70 for reduced loads?

Steve - H335 is a pretty poor choice to load .45-70 with. H-335 is better suited to .223 and similar use. For those 405 grain bullets, I'd strongly suggest IMR-3031. You can load about 175 rounds with only one pound of powder, and you'll like the results. I'd save that H-335 for other calibers.The powder produced good accuracy and velocity with bullets cast from an RCBS 45-405-FN mould and fired in a Marlin 1895 Guide Gun .45-70. These bullets fired slightly at a velocity above 1,600 fps are pretty much at full-power from the Marlin’s 18.5-inch barrel – stiff recoil verified it. Extreme velocity spread was 12 fps. A-2230

I found an old note in my 45-70 files that claims 36.5 grs IMR 3031, behind a 405-gr soft-cast slug, is good in a Springfield Trapdoor, Whoever passed this info along to me was using Dacron filler. Can anyone confirm this load with personal experience? How was your accuracy? Do lighter loads of 3031 have any merit in these old rifles?It is a bit slower in burn rate than Varget, the slowest powder Hodgdon lists for 45-70. Most of the powders listed are faster. That being said, it should be safe per the quickload data. Reply reply ... Been loading some 450 gr bullets for 45-70 usign BL-C (2) ...Jul 6, 2015 · No wad either; the powder does not seem to be very position sensitive. Velocities and pressures are close to factory as is recoil - 40 grains of IMR3031 will kick a lot harder for little velocity gain. (If you open some brands of factory .45-70 they appear to be loaded with only 15-20 grains of flake or ball powder.Aug 7, 2011 · Lots of good powders for 45/70. Both you have will work. The pistol powders that have been mentioned work also for just plinking at very low speed c1000 fps. I use H4198, Varget, RL 7 and Trailboss. Marlin League #54. Team 45/70 #22. Marlin 1895 CB 45/70. Marlin 1895 STBL 45/70. Marlin 1894 CB 45 LC.Joined: Mon Sep 03, 2007 9:43 pm. Location: Southern California. by Old Savage » Tue Apr 29, 2008 9:24 pm. Here is a vote for the large rifle primer. The smallest group with my Marlin 45-70s was with a Winchester WLR, 25.0 gr of 2400 and a Speer 400 for 7/16" at 100 yds for 3 shots. Other groups were also very good.Mar 3, 2020 · 755. I worked up 405 gr cast with Unique in my 45/70 handi rifle until the case head expanded and brass flowed into the extractor misfit. Quickload thinks that is 87,000 psi 1900 fps. I started the work up with 15 gr 25 kpsi 1300 fps. I think Unique is a very good powder for 45/70 low velocities.WiederladerTv. Hodgdon Trail Boss is a great smokeless powder for cartridges like the old 45-70 Government or subsonic load in .308 Winchester. The large volume of this powder makes it possible to fill up a large case for a safe powder burning without the high pressures that would come into play with other smokeless powders.Originally designed in 1873 as a black powder cartridge for the U.S. military, the .45-70 Gov’t has evolved over the years to remain one of the most versatile and …This black powder compression plug is slightly under .45 caliber, to compress the powder and over-powder card to the correct depth, to allow hand seating your bullet, in .45 caliber cartridges. Ideal for loading .45-70 Government, .45-90 WCF, .45-100 2-6/10" Sharps, .45-110 2-7/8" Sharps, and similar .45 caliber cartridges. ...

Years ago, I shot smokeless powder with both cast and jacketed in the .45/70 and other larger BP cases and always preferred the slower powders that fil the case more than-do the low density fast burning powders. I have found my new Sharps to respond well to trailboss - 15gr. with 385gr. cast bullets, inch and 1/2 accuracy and same poi as BP and ...26 / /. Oct 13, 2019. #5/41. Just a quick note that there are some loads (NOT for 45-70, lol) for smokeless that require slight compression, if you can call crunching a few sticks of powder compression. In all cases, those will be loads you work up to and as a general rule of thumb something most folks should avoid.45-70 - 405gr - RNFP - Polymer Coated. $20.10 - $218.00. (10 reviews) Write a Review. Shipping: Free Shipping. Quantity: (Required)

I found the pic from 30 years ago. The trap door Springfield shooting 45/70 black powder loads. It made a big gentle push of recoil. It made big smoke. Cleaning the bore with detergent [Simple Green] and water took the finish off the wood. The owner rubbed some motor oil on the stock, and considered it re finished.

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2400 is working for me. I just shot 50 rounds of low-med powered 45-70 loads composed of 30.0 gr of 2400 and a 300 grain "fire lapping" jacketed bullet, and no kabooms here. No signs of high pressure, either. I always heard that it was the slower powders that were dangerous to underload, and 2400 is not a slow powder in the 45 …The market appears to still be spooked by JNJ as shares are set to open at their lowest level since July amid the Reuters articles fallout....JNJ Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) shares con...As near as I can determine, H/IMR 4198 are considered the most efficient powders to use in high-end lever action handloads for 45-70 and 350-405-grain bullets. IMR 3031 is slightly slower burning powder than the 4198s. In .45-caliber lever actions I think this means it is better suited for: slightly larger powder capacity per bullet weight ...Reduce by 10% to establish a starting charge weight. Alliant Centerfire Rifle Load Data. Be Alert: Publisher cannot be responsible for errors in published load data. Wt. .45-70 Government (lever action loads using Alliant) reloading data with 3 loads. Using bullets from Speer FNHP, Speer FNSP. Powders include Alliant.

Any powder listed in a manual "can" work. You just have to experiment. I have found that IMR or H-4198 & 2400 gave me the velocity (1200 to1400 fps) & accuracy needed for anything within the range of uses the cartridge has whether hunting or target work. I would avoid light bullets & high velocity with the 45-70.1943 posts · Joined 2001. #2 · Jan 19, 2001. Seems you and I are working the same side of the street, using RL-7 in a 45-70. I'm working with a 445 GC grain Lyman cast bullet with this powder. I started at 40 grains and jumped in two grain increments to 48. Mainly I wanted to get used to the rifle with this first go around.Noticed on the Hodgdon reloading site, for 45/70 lever guns, that Varget produces about the same velocity, with considerably less pressure!The .45-70-500 was adopted in the beefed-up 1884 Springfield. Because of brutal recoil in carbines, lighter loads (.45-55) were issued to cavalry. The accuracy standard for the trapdoor Springfield was a four-inch group at 100 yards. This translates to more than 11 feet at 3,350 yards.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, …May 2007. Posts. 5,311. Those of slight frame or tender years might enjoy plinking with the .45-70 by using 9 grains of Unique and a .457 round ball pushed into the mouth of the cartridge. Care should be taken as to not touching the primer when pushing the RB in over a load of powder. Rather quiet and almost no recoil.Jonny V. 2392 posts · Joined 2010. #28 · May 12, 2020. H322 works passably well in 45-70, but Accurate 5744 is far superior. I used to run H322 in some 'bear loads' I was all worked up over, but the reality is that H322 never turned in much as far as consistent performance, and consistency is the strong suit of A5744.Smokeless small rifle powder. Designed for small caliber varmint loads, it meters consistently and meets the needs of the most demanding bench rest shooter. Great in .45-70 and .450 Marlin. The right choice for use in Varmint calibers using light-weight bullets. View All Reloder ® 7 Recipes.I see no reason to shoot any cartridge gun with a BP substitute. If it is an originally BP round (45LC, 45-70 etc) then either load BP or bp safe loads using regular smokeless (at a fraction of the cost of either real BP or any of the alternates just based on amount of powder used and cost of smokeless vs BP/subs)45 SPFN Weight (grains) 400 Ballistic Coefficient 0.259 Sectional Density 0.272 COAL Tested 2.540" Speer Part No. 2479 Propellant Case Primer Weight (grains) Muzzle Velocity (feet/sec) Weight (grains) Alliant AR-Comp Winchester CCI 200 53.0 1803 56.0 Hodgdon H335 Winchester CCI 250 54.0 1724 58.0 Accurate 2015 Winchester CCI 200 48.0 1685 …Nothing is darker than a mau mau's moo moo. Re: 45-70 Black Powder/BP Substitute loads? Your best bet is to shoot TrailBoss powder, unless your heart is set on Black powder (subs). It's alot of fun to shoot these TB loads. Anyway here is a link to Hodgdon Triple 7 data:9428 posts · Joined 2008. #8 · Jun 24, 2008. I have a small game load for my 45-70 where I take a cast 268gr bullet at .453" and paper patch up to .461" @270gr and I load with 5 grains of bullseye and a 1/2gr Dacron filler on top bullet seated to 2.550" with a roll crimp. I chronograph these loads at 770FPS and recoil if you want to call it ...1943 posts · Joined 2001. #2 · Jan 19, 2001. Seems you and I are working the same side of the street, using RL-7 in a 45-70. I'm working with a 445 GC grain Lyman cast bullet with this powder. I started at 40 grains and jumped in two grain increments to 48. Mainly I wanted to get used to the rifle with this first go around.7363 posts · Joined 2009. #2 · Oct 2, 2021. I only loaded 45-70 in my 1895 Marlin which is a strong gun and there were special loads published for the 1895 Marlin. I used both 38-42 gr of IMR 4198 and 52-55 gr of H322 behind Speer 400 gr FN. The heavy H322 loads required a lot of compression of the ball powder.The .45-70 is one of our oldest centerfire rifle cartridges, a black powder number that successfully made the transition to smokeless powder and has prospered into the 21st Century. The traditional .45-70 factory load is a 405 grain bullet (BC .214, SD .272) at a MV of 1330 fps, and a ME of 1590 ft. lbs. This is a very moderate load that kills ...7363 posts · Joined 2009. #2 · Oct 2, 2021. I only loaded 45-70 in my 1895 Marlin which is a strong gun and there were special loads published for the 1895 Marlin. I used both 38-42 gr of IMR 4198 and 52-55 gr of H322 behind Speer 400 gr FN. The heavy H322 loads required a lot of compression of the ball powder.Made 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. 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Aug 24, 2007 · 325 posts · Joined 2007. #14 · Aug 30, 2007. I own a M94 .30-30 and 1895GS .45-70 and have used IMR3031 in both with good success, but switched to RL-7 for the .45-70 b/c of pressure and the 3031 burned a little dirtier, not to mention the fact that in my area, RL-7 is cheaper right now. 3031 is preferred powder for .30-30, still, as I haven ...The result is a full-weight yet compact bullet that allows more powder to be loaded. In the 458 Winchester Magnum, you can gain 600 foot-pounds of energy over conventional 500 grain bullets and still maintain safe pressures." ... 45/70 Heavy loads for 500 grain bullet in Ruger or Marlin Model 1895 with 22 inch barrel: Powder----Grains ...A slight bell to the mouth of .45-70 cases (left) prevents shaving the soft heel of the Gould’s bullet. Trimming cases to the same length placed an exact amount of crimp on the bullets. For a deer hunting load, it was a …The breast milk powder retains its nutrition and immunological properties and is shelf-stable for up to six months. Nurses in the neonatal intensive care unit can spend an entire s...26 / /. Oct 13, 2019. #5/41. Just a quick note that there are some loads (NOT for 45-70, lol) for smokeless that require slight compression, if you can call crunching a few sticks of powder compression. In all cases, those will be loads you work up to and as a general rule of thumb something most folks should avoid.In duplicating the cavalry 45/55/405 load for the H&Rs, I've found Tightgroup powder to be the most uniform powder for both ballistic uniformity and accuracy. To duplicate the 45/70/405 infantry load I like slower powders like 4759 and 4198.Just got back from the range. I had loaded up a handful of .45 70's over the weekend, using the 350 grain Lee bullet and 44.2 grains of IMR 4895, and wanted to try them out. ... I use 45.0 gr of 4895 pulldown surplus powder with a 405 gr RCBS FN. My lot is a bit slower than H 4895. I get just over 1400 FPS out of my 24" 1886. Accuracy is 2-3 ...

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".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.Notes: gun: DOUGLAS; barrel length: 24 inches; primer: WIN WLR; case: WIN; maximum loads; reduce listed loads by 10 percent for a start charge. Be Alert: Publisher cannot be responsible for errors in published load data. Wt. .45-70 Government (Accurate Rifle Data) reloading data with 38 loads. Using bullets from , Lead, Lead FN.45-70 with 2400. Was looking thru the Complete Reloading manual for 45-70 last night and noticed a load that used 2400. I shoot a Handi-rifle and a 74 Sharps and have been having trouble getting a clean burning powder. Both 4198 and 5744 seem to leave unburnt powder in the cases or chamber. I've even used pieces of cotton balls to keep the ...19570. The 5744 bottle states that it works on 45-70. I use 5744 in my Savage 10ML-II Muzzleloader and it works fine. ( Warning, do not use smokeless powder in any muzzleloader that is not designed to shoot smokeless!) 5744 is also used by 30-30 reloaders that shoot Lead Cast bullets.Just starting out to reload for the .45-70 and have been looking at various powders to use. (Note - I am not new to reloading and have been doing so since the mid 70's) Consistently IMR 3031 is shown as being a good across the board powder for this cartridge. I plan on strictly shooting 350 grain jacketed FP bullets with a standard large rifle ...2 Nov 2022 ... Welcome to the Ron Spomer Outdoors Podcast! In this episode, I answer a question about 45-70 for short distances. Now ya gotta remember, ...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 ...A classic big-game round for lever-action rifles, we tested seven of the very best .45-70 cartridges on the market today.When looking at the 45-70 data the data for that 400gr bullet is very very similar to the Lyman 405gr bullet. So, I figured it should also be very similar in in the 45-90. I measured out their starting charge today to see what case fill would look like and it's a pretty poor case fill with a large amount of space between powder and bullet.I am seeking load data for .45-70 using cast 405-grain bullets (w/ gas check) and IMR3031 powder. I am currently using IMR4198 (and have data for that powder/bullet combination) in both my Lyman 49th edition and the Lyman Cast Bullet Handbook. But, I can't find anything using IMR3031 in those two books or my Lee 2nd edition. Thanks in advance for any help.45-70 with 2400. Was looking thru the Complete Reloading manual for 45-70 last night and noticed a load that used 2400. I shoot a Handi-rifle and a 74 Sharps and have been having trouble getting a clean burning powder. Both 4198 and 5744 seem to leave unburnt powder in the cases or chamber. I've even used pieces of cotton balls to keep the ...By Chuck Hawks. The .45-70 is one of our oldest centerfire rifle cartridges, a black powder number that successfully made the transition to smokeless powder and has prospered into the 21st Century. The traditional .45-70 factory load is a 405 grain bullet (BC .214, SD .272) at a MV of 1330 fps, and a ME of 1590 ft. lbs.This extruded rod powder is amongst the more popular choices for those who reload their own .45-70 Gov’t. Earlier, we had read from Hornady's Book of Reloading that for our 250-grain MonoFlex …The full name of their new cartridge, the 45-70-405, respectively referred to its bullet diameter, black powder weight, and original bullet weight. 45-70 proved capable of consistently hitting 4” targets at 100 yards or 6’ targets at 600 yards, making it useful for sharpshooting and volley fire alike. Effective Range of the 45-70The full name of their new cartridge, the 45-70-405, respectively referred to its bullet diameter, black powder weight, and original bullet weight. 45-70 proved capable of consistently hitting 4” targets at 100 yards or 6’ targets at 600 yards, making it useful for sharpshooting and volley fire alike. Effective Range of the 45-7045-70, 2400 and fillers. OK, I use 25 grains of 2400, a 405 grain 458124 cast bullet with no filler. Rifle is an 1895 Marlin Cowboy w/26" bbl, bullets weigh 398 grains avg. before sizing and lubing. In conversations with a very astute reloader friend we talked about "detonation" when using charges of less than 60% of case capacity.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.

18 Sept 2018 ... In this video I show you my test reloads in 45-70 Gov. with an lead cast HP bullet (NOE mold) and Vihtavuori N130.

45-70 GOVERNMENT: Use 3.1cc Powder Measure for all loads listed below. These loads are safe to use in all guns in good condition: BULLET WEIGHT IN GRAINS: POWDER TYPE & MANUFACTURER: GRAINS POWDER: APPROX. VELOCITIES: 300-350: IMR 4320 IMR 4895 IMR 3031 IMR 4064 Hercules Reloader 7 Hodgdon 4895: 43.3 42.6 40.7 41.6 39.7 42.6: 1450 1550 1550 ...

On the usual hunt for versatile powder for my Sharps .45-70. I've found that Ramshot X-Terminator might be useful for a wide variety (300-500gr lead) of cast bullets.Aug 11, 2014 · 522 posts · Joined 2013. #9 · Aug 12, 2014. i've loaded and shot a LOT of trail boss .45-70 cast boolit loads for 350, 405, 500 and 535 grains. the load formula is easy - start with 70% of the total tb powder that fits into the case with the bullet yer using - this is important as the bullet seat depth determines the powder volume in a 2.10 ...The .45-70 Government is a legendary centerfire rifle cartridge that has been in continuous production since the late 19th century. Originally designed in 1873 as a black powder cartridge for the U.S. military, the .45-70 Gov't has evolved over the years to remain one of the most versatile and popular big game hunting rounds available today.The .45-70 I get from Defender is loaded with a 350gr bullet, powder unknown, primer unknown, and Starline brass. The ammo ships in reusable 20 round plastic boxes. It is $1 per round. This is my source of Starline brass. ... H4198 is a better powder for the 45/70. It is equivalent to our AR2207 in burning rate or very close to it.The following is the process that I have found to be an effective approach to reloading 45-70 "Black Powder" shells. First let me reiterate that I enjoy the nostalgia of shooting a rifle that is well over a century old. It is kind of like being able to go shooting with my grandfather. I also enjoy the sound, smoke, muzzle blast and recoil ...21 grains of FFFG Powder.45 Long Colt. 200 grain. 22 grains of FFFG Powder.45 Long Colt. 230 grain. 22 grains of FFFG Powder.45-70 Govt. 405 grain. 54 grains of FFG Powder.50-70 Govt..... 518 grain. 50 grains of FFG Powder. 12 ga Shotgun. 1 oz. of shot. 51 grains of FFG Powder American Pioneer Powder, Inc. 20423 State Road 7 #F6-268, Boca Raton ...The 45-70 Government cartridge was introduced all the way back in 1873 for military use. The designation literally meant a 45 caliber bullet and 70 grains of black powder.Introduced to the world just 1 year after the invention of .45 Colt, .45-70 Gov't reigns supreme in the world of straight-walled cartridges to this day. Its name is derived from the bullet diameter (.45 in), the weight of the black powder used when it was created (70 grains), and the fact that it was designed and used by the U.S. ARMY in 1873.45-70 govt - case length 2-1/16", overall length with bullet is 2.51". 45-70 SS (single shot) - case length is the same 2-1/16", overall length with the SAME bullet is 2.659". Thus the case can contain more powder and get a bit more juzzle velocity. Both of these cartridges will fit standard 45-70 chambering. Logged.

pygmsh examplewhy do you look 50 and youyukai japanese and seafood buffetwake up it Powder for 45 70 byepsuf6siy [email protected] & Mobile Support 1-888-750-3703 Domestic Sales 1-800-221-4490 International Sales 1-800-241-6379 Packages 1-800-800-4782 Representatives 1-800-323-8631 Assistance 1-404-209-2540. I use Goex 3F and Cartridge in my 45-70 BP loads for my TDs with Lee 45-405-HBs and Rapine 460500s. My bullets are cast of 16-1 and are sized .4615 and lubed with a beeswax/olive oil lube. If you're using the Lee bullet Start at 55V gr (by Volume) and work up to 70V gr in 5V gr increments. The full 70V gr charge is the best in my TDs with both .... kyr draz A little too slow in my experience Cartridge : .45-70 Govt. SAAMI Bullet : .458, 350, Hornady RN 4502 Useable Case Capaci: 59.374 grain H2O = 3.855 cm³ Cartridge O.A.L. L6: 2.550 inch = 64.77 mm Barrel Length : 18.5 inch = 469.9 mm Powder : Hodgdon VARGET Predicted data by increasing and decreasing the given charge, incremented in steps of 1.0% of nominal charge.This fast-burning, single-base, extruded rifle powder performs well in varmint cartridges such as the .204 Ruger and .222 and .223 Remingtons and at the opposite end of the field in the .35 Whelen and .45-70. For decades, I burned every powder imaginable in the .35 Whelen with hopes of firing 250- grain bullets at 2,400 fps. None of them ever did. sekese aonkhwaatsks arafy 45-70 Government 325 gr FTX ® LEVERevolution ® Item #82747 | 20/Box US Patent: 9,513,092 | 8,413,587 | 8,161,885 | 7,380,502. 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 ... marthapercent27s vineyard zillowtotk collector New Customers Can Take an Extra 30% off. There are a wide variety of options. The 45-70 is a black powder case whose total capacity was filled with black powder by necessity to avoid detonation with black powder from an air space. Smokeless powders are generally more able to handle extra air space but more filling powder charges tend to be more uniform in firing.612. Digging in my 45-70 data I found some testing I did with 600gr jacketed bullets in my NEF 45-70. These bullets were made using my Hybrid method and used 30-06 cases as the jacket. The bullets were 1.55" long, and were bore riding starting .600" from the base to the ogive. They were seated .500" deep, oal 3.15".Technical Information. Caliber: 45-70 Government. Bullet Weight: 405 Grains. Bullet Style: Lead Flat Nose. Case Type: Brass. Ballistics Information: Muzzle Velocity: 1210 fps. WARNING: This product can expose you to Lead, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.