red dot powder for 44 magnum

Not a bad powder at all to use with light/medium loads. 9 for jacketed in the 240-250 range. I think those loads that you mention would be PERFECT for that SBH, and I just happen to have some of those very Speer LSWC bullets! I've used a lot of Bullseye, W231, Red Dot, Trail Boss, and Unique in the light loads. With Red Dot being a old powder (it has been cleaned up from the original formula) there is very little data in new reloading data books. A database of .44 Remington Magnum handloads. If you want Magnum power you have to use Magnum powder. 45 Auto. For year my walking around load in .44 mag , was a Kieth over 7.0 of 700x as reccomended in an article by Mike Venturino. That's what I recall too. I like the sound of that 180gr. A forum community dedicated to Ruger firearm owners and enthusiasts. I've loaded my .44s from 120 gr. From the deer woods to the cowboy action range, to the silver screen, the .44 Magnum is as American as a cartridge can be. I've been running 8-8.2 gr of green dot with 210-220 gr bullets in my .41 mag for over 30 years with great results. When you hit 1200fps your starting into Magnum territory. While it worked fine in .32H&R Mag, I didn't like how it metered in my powder measure, so moved on to 'finer' grained powders that meter much better in small quantities like True Blue, AA#2, AA#5, etc. As clean-burning as PB is in a shotshell, it is borderline filthy and smoky in a handgun round unless you load it heavy. Marlin 1894, Henry Big Boy, etc. I see nothing wrong with using it. They chronographed out last summer at about 900 fps. 2400 and 296/H110 are of course the classic choices. razadp, Red Dot powder isn't a very good application for light target loads with bullets that are "light for caliber". Powder charges used in the .44 Special case seldom require magnum primers, although they are frequently recommended with ball or spherical powders. The bullets are 250 gr. Still, if it's working for you and you are happy with the results, who are we to say. A red dot sight might be fine on a pistol caliber carbine, such as a .327 Mag., .357 Mag., or .44 Mag. T-Rex killers over heavy W820 loads, all in magnum brass. The Lispy's .44 special is scary accurate with 7.0 of Unique but if I can get equal accuracy with a bit less red dot it would simplify things. Also, Accurate's #2 and #5 work well. Yesterday I shot a dozen of my own .44 Mag Light loads. or .460). I really like the idea of using published data, and I really like Hodgdon for providing it free! I've used a lot of Promo in .38 Specials and .45 Colt, and some in .357 Magnums. I can't claim its an ideal load at all, but it was notably lighter than Magtech 240 gr. 44 S&W Special. Hodgdon's Universal, HP6, HP7 and HP38 are good powders for this cartridge. Do you own research. Accurate now has reintroduced XMP-5744, a slow burning, bulky powder and is good in magnum pistol loads. Red Dot is a double-based powder of about 20 percent nitroglycerine content. Go to the Alliant site and study the different powders to see what they are making that is specially designed for your particular load. Speer - 200 gr magnum hollow point - 6.5-7.5 grains powder That's all it lists for 200gr bullets, unfortunately. Drop that to 8.0 or 9.0 for some upper range .44 Special loads (check your manuals of course). Shooting lead bullets in a 44 Mag is quite a challenge. Red Dot isn't a handgun powder; no doubt that's why you cant find a load recipe. 1995 Aliant shows 8.8 Red Dot for a 250 gas check lead at 1175 ps. It is about as slow as I'm comfortable going in 44 Mag-I know some folks use Bullseye, Titegroup, Red Dot, and the like successfully, but I don't like them in Magnum calibers. Using 180g bullets. NC Ruger, With your 180 gr JHPs, try 8 gr of Unique for about 1000 fps. I haven't played with Red Dot in the 44Mag, but I have experimented with it in 44 Special for my Charter Arms Bulldog, practice loads. I've reloaded everything from 123 gr. Developed as a big-bore revolver cartridge in the 1950s, the .44 Magnum quickly grew to widespread adoption. You tap the powder measure base with the same force with each throw. Now that I got my bottle of Red Dot, I'll switch to that for my 200 gr light loads. 5.0 grains of Red Dot make an easy-recoiling load for the .44 Special. Under 230 gr. (I say a lot, I haven't finished my first 8 pounder yet) It's a good powder. There are times I use either Red or Green Dot, as they are a bit faster and may work better in some small rounds. This is a personal favorite of author Max Prasac for hunting revolver and target-shooting applications. I have been using trail boss at 4.9g, but it has resulted in inconsistent rounds. 8.0g ES was 24fps. Low recoil and bark. Been waiting to finish up the remaining blue dot in .357. Anybody got loads for 44 mag -Red Dot Powder-250 Cast? Cowboy slug or 3 grs. The powder drops straight into the cavity and is sheared by the rotation. Such emails will be ignored. While this powder is supposed to be ideal for 9mm, .45 ACP and .38 Special, I was in the process of developing a .44 Special load using Oregon Trail’s Lasercast 240-grainers for my Ruger GP100, with the Smith & Wesson 629 in there so I could compare speed from a … 12 gauge. I've reloaded everything from 123 gr. If you still feel you are qualified to post in those subforums, please contact "Shane Tuttle" (the mod for that portion of TFL) via Private Message for assistance. Lee tumble lubed SWC cast from WW's coated with Lee liquid alox, unsized. I won't list it here because it violates one of the rules of safe reloading; it is a tiny charge in a large case. Like others, I feel that Red Dot and Promo are way too fast for heavy bullets at moderate velocities in .44 mag. During the powder shortages, we all grasped at straws for fear we would run out of our favorites. Almost 1300 fps for the 44 mag 240 gr swc. The writer said his blue dot recipe is the cleanest load he has and it is great for deer hunting. I find by doing so I can keep the charges at the exact charge within 0.1 grain by doing so. 44 Russian (Cowboy Action) 44 S&W Special (Cowboy Action) 44 … The Best Red Dot Sight for .44 Magnum Revolvers Conclusion. I've had good luck with 7.1 grains of Winchester 231, Winchester LP primers and 240 LSWC's. Does anyone have one they could post? from the gallery, I have 4 of the beasts, 3 vaqueros and one om sbh. I've tested it in .32H&R Mag, .357, .44 Special, .44Mag and .45 Colt. Red Dot: Select A Caliber or Gauge Below To View Recipes. The 44 Magnum is my most favorite reloadable cartridge. In fact, it is my 'current' goto powder in both .357 and .45 Colt. .... Newbi to Ruger, but have been reloading for a 44mag S&W for several years. Many different guns, most liked it very well. Magnum. So I finally snuck out to the range to test out some lighter powder puff 44 mag loads that I plan to use for indoor/winter shooting since we can't shoot jacketed or magnum rounds indoors. It may be the best of all. Using 180g bullets. I use Unique with both the 240 SWC's and with the 180 grain jacketed bullets. Dunno nothin about 44 mag, but ramshot brags about their Enforcer powder for magnum hot loads. Marked as a nice accurate load. Anyone care to recommend a load of Red Dot for 1000 fps 200 grain lead RNFP. I've used fast powders in my Magnums and just stayed with the recommended data from my reloading manuals. He likely has a 44 mag. 45 Colt. I have an Ultra-dot on my S&W 500MAG. Unique (light) and 2400 (hot) has always been my powders for reloading .44, .357, and .45 . 296 will generally give you higher velocities, while 2400 is a bit more forgiving about downloading. Powder Bul Weight C.O.L. JavaScript is disabled. IE: .44 Spl performance. I have been loading target loads for my .44 Magnum using cast bullets. View the SDS These are essentially 100 yard rifles and a good red dot sight should suffice, assuming the hunter has 20/20 vision (corrected or otherwise). This email link is to reach site administrators for assistance, if you cannot access TFL via other means. Typically, the red dot sight is quite faster to utilize as compared to a .44 Magnum scope. Clays is my favorite powder for almost every handgun round from .38 Special to .44 magnum and .45ACP but PB and Titegroup work, too. Most of the loads provided by Alliant use old data with crusher testing methods. So I recommend the Ultra-Dot and the Millet. Super accurate out of my 4 5/8" Super Blackhawk. Trying to work up mild load. But started using Trail Boss in .45 and really like it, so will be loading my .45 'normal' loads with it for the forseeable future. 7.5g was fine too. Tightgroup also works well and is pretty consistent in the large magnum case. But I use Blue Dot Powder / Winchester Large Pistol Primers in these calibers and am very satisfied. A military-surplus powder produced by Hercules during the war for the .30 Carbine called H240 was a bit quicker burning than 2400, but it delivered higher velocities and burned cleaner. Last year when I started reloading, powder was hard to obtain. My gun club buys powder wholesale add 5% and sells it to us.. they had Red Dot 8lb kegs for $105.00 out the door, so I got 2 kegs. Under the same bullet in the .45 Colt. Choosing a red dot for it is tricky, so make sure you look at models that can take the recoil and power of a .44 Magnum. A clinger and deplorable, MAGA, NRA Life Member. I find by doing so I can keep the charges at the exact charge within 0.1 grain by doing so. I do like Single Actions (without scopes!) I have found a hack to dispense Red Dot & Unique very consistently. BTW, I consider 900+fps as medium loads regardless of caliber. hard cast out of a Lyman mold. 38 Special +P. Find out why. Light loads get Trailboss, because I can easily see the charge, and there is not much chance of position sensitivity. Also, Universal does a great job in 45 acp, 38 spec., 9mm. I have been using these bullets with 6 gr. I have been using trail boss at 4.9g, but it has resulted in inconsistent rounds. I have found a hack to dispense Red Dot & Unique very consistently. Universal has been very useful. I've also gone as low as 4 gr for powder puff loads, it's been a very forgiving powder IME. When the .44 Mag was introduced in 1955, Hercules 2400 and IMR 4227 soon became the most popular powders for .44 Magnum hand-loads. 8.8g Red Dot under 240g SWC (around 34K psi). Get a copy of their booklet and check this powder out. At least with Trailboss I remove the baffle in my Hornady and get better results, no clogging, no empty cases at the seating station. A military-surplus powder produced by Hercules during the war for the .30 Carbine called H240 was a bit quicker burning than 2400, but it delivered higher velocities and burned cleaner. Neither one is a good .44 Mag powder for other then light to mid-range plinking loads. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. Alliant Powder Reload Recipes ← Back. In the .44 Mag I run some tests with Red Dot. That is one of the very fastest burning powders and will produce a pressure peak and sharp recoil if pushed too hard. I … 8gr. Some of my "funnest" and most accurate loads were 44 Special loads right out of the manual in my Magnum brass. If you are a TFL member and can access TFL, please do not use this link; instead, use the forums (like Questions, Suggestions, and Tech Support) or PM an appropriate mod or admin. I use full length 44 Mag cases, since I don't like the ring that gets left in the cylinders from the shorter 44 Special shells. You will get far superior load results using Power Pistol or at least Unique for the 38 loads and 2400 for your magnum loads. The new pressure data is stated in psi. 16,558 Posts #12 • Dec 18, 2008. razadp, Red Dot powder isn't a very good application for light target loads with bullets that are "light for caliber". I bought a new SBH in stainless that HAS to have .430 throats. Can't find a lot on this. 44 Rem. A light amount of Red Dot and 200-grain bullets make mild-recoiling loads for a .44 Magnum revolver. Green dot works about the same IME with my .357 and .41 and I'd imagine similar results with.44 mag as well. A red dot sight might be fine on a pistol caliber carbine, such as a .327 Mag., .357 Mag., or .44 Mag. I have been through a few pounds of unique 7 grains at a time behind a 240-250 swc. Load 10.0 gr. If you are happy, that's great, but no validation here. Accuracy was good at 25 yds., sub 2" groups from a rest. they are accurate, and I have no problems with them. With the mild load of 6.0 grains of Red Dot powder and the Speer 240-grain swaged lead bullet, velocity spread was only about 15 fps between cartridges with no crimp to a heavy crimp. balls over a dusting of Bullseye to 310 gr ingots over near max loads of WC820. When the .44 Mag was introduced in 1955, Hercules 2400 and IMR 4227 soon became the most popular powders for .44 Magnum hand-loads. mikd & rclark .... You have stated what I found to be sound advice. Universal is also very clean. The Blue Dot is good for .38sp jacketed +P, .357 Magnum, and .44 … I shoot 15 rounds as the sample number per load. I'd go a lot slower on the powder for .357, start with maybe Blue Dot. lead bulet. And Lyman and Hornady don't have anything listed at all for 44 Special using Herco powder. Some of the larger granule powders don't flow well around powder measure baffles. Looking for a lower limit load data for red dot in 44 special. The .44 Magnum is a hand cannon that’s also a literal blast to shoot. You tap the powder measure base with the same force with each throw. with a flush seated 148HBWC. I've not tried Green Dot in any of my handguns but other shotgun powders work well. I have well over 2000 rounds on that one red-dot. This five-shot group was fired at 25 yards from .44 Special cases loaded with 200-grain wadcutters and Unique. I use Red Dot for lots of stuff, lead bullet loads for 9mm, .38sp, .32ACP. For a long time I played with "fast" powders, lots of Bullseye and W231, but no Red Dot in magnum loads. I've looked around for a master list of powders by burn rate, and haven't seen one. Cleans up with #9 soaked patches. That ain't the case any more. Speer #14 has a Short Barrel section for the 44 Mag, 4" bbl., 200gr JHP, using (8) different fast powders with Unique being the slowest, if that's the way you want to go. A lot of "I wouldn't use it in anything but powder puff loads". of Red Dot and standard primers. Note that the 7.0g load ES was 45fps, but with the 7.5g load the ES dropped to 23fps. Recipe. Yes, Green Dot does work well too. With some powders they are positively detrimental to consistency and accuracy, but my experience with the .44 Magnum and now the .41 shows a velocity gain with the magnum primers and H-110. First, the factory does a good job of optimizing the guns for jacketed bullets. I know he has a 357 mag. 38 Special. The good news is ... chamber pressures run quite a bit higher than a 45 Colt so you can use harder bullets. balls over a dusting of Bullseye to 310 gr ingots over near max loads of WC820. I stopped at 8.0g as it got me where I wanted to be with this powder. As long as you keep it on the light end of the magnum loads, you'll be ok. I found that 6.5 of red dot gave the same accuracy with a bit less powder. bullet with the 8gr of Unique. Copyright Complaints: Please direct DMCA Takedown Notices to the registered agent: Handloading, Reloading, and Bullet Casting, You tap the powder measure base with the same force with each throw. Relatively hard Lyman No. With Red Dot as with Bullseye, be very careful not to double charge a case. Would like to know if any one has had experience working up Red Dot … In the .357 Magnum you can use 5 grains as a starting load up to about 6.5 grs. I also use it for 12 gauge Skeet and Trap loads. Hunting Revolvers: Are Red-Dot Sights the Answer? That's not a "moderate" load in a magnum revolver, that's a "modest" load. This powder was made to order for the .44 Magnum and may even be a little better than H110; time will tell as it seems to offer a little more muzzle velocity with a little less pressure. I got a jug of that during the 2009 component shortage for .357 loading (couldn't find blue dot anywhere), but haven't cracked the seal yet. It can be used like Titigroup, Red Dot and Unique for target loads but seems to have a more versatile upper end. You could precisely target more deer with the aid of a GP 100 that comes with a ProPoint. Lyman 50th has a min of 13.4gr and a max of 14.9gr of Blue Dot for what they call a 240gr "Jacketed HC" bullet in 44 Magnum, and a min of 14.4gr and a max of 16.0gr of Blue Dot for a 240gr "Jacketed HP" bullet in the same caliber. 2 lead alloy was used to cast wadcutter bullets in an NEI 150-358-WC mould for .38 Special and .357 Magnum loads. Principal Purpose: Light and standard 12 ga. target loads Secondary Uses: Handgun loads Remarks: The number one premium clay target powder, now 50 percent cleaner. 231 meters better than Unique and gives much more consistent loads if you use a powder measure. I found some in a hurry. Lots of good powders out there. In the .357, I was going for about 900 or so FPS. The easy way to determine old from new is when pressures are stated in CUP, it is old crusher method data. .44 Magnum Scope vs Red Dot Sight. I was taught to respect my elders .... problem is, I'm having a hard time finding them.​. This email contact address is not an "Ask the Firearms Expert" service. Unique under a 250 LSWC and you should be satisfied (if not, go to a .454 Mag. If I were reloading for my magnums using H110 and I went over the manuals' recommendations, I'll be in trouble just as if I were loading Red Dot and went over manual recommendations... K.I.S.S. Its kernels are round and flat and contain some flakes dyed red to identify the powder. Should be a dandy. With the Lee powder measures without removable baffles, the AutoDrum is the least constricted for me. Unique under a 240gr. Besides, they only show loads using their own powders (Winchester and Alliant), which isn't bad if it's free. You could double or triple charge with this load and not notice. http://www.alliantpowder.com/reloaders/Index.htm, Second Media Corp., 111 Peter Street, Suite 901, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 2H1, Canada. Lots of rounds fired and no problems. From a 4" Redhawk it gave me 920 fps. That means the throats are right at .429" .... too tight for lead bullets. 200 grain lead flat nose, 10 grains Blue Dot. Red Dot powder has been a good choice for low-velocity handgun loads for decades. Bullets in the .45 ACP , 6 gr. Typically with fast burning powders like Red Dot, light bullets tend to be pushed out of the case before the powder gets good ignition. Red Dot is a great powder for cast bullet target loads. The .430 bullets pass through its throats easier than they do through the custom 44 Special that I have that was "made to use .430 bullets." I use 2400 mostly, myself, and AA#9 is a modern powder that works really well. Yep, there may be "better", more suitable powders for big bores, but as long as one stays with book loads from their manuals, they're OK. for that cartridge. Accuracy was about the same, so if velocity is paramount use H-110 and magnum primers. The newer manuals have loads that have been pressure tested with modern piezo transducers. GONRA recognizes 296 Ball Powder / Magnum Large Pistol primers is "the OFFICIAL Way To Go" with .44 mag, .44 Auto Mag, .45 Win Mag, etc. For a long time I played with "fast" powders, lots of Bullseye and W231, but no Red Dot in magnum loads. In .38 Special I load 4 grs. I shoot many rounds in the course of a year and have found my medium loads to be just fine using the powders mentioned. Red Dot 929 fps 1 7/8 ” 8.0 gr. Come join the discussion about optics, hunting, gunsmithing, styles, reviews, accessories, classifieds, and more! These are essentially 100 yard rifles and a good red dot sight should suffice, assuming the hunter has 20/20 vision (corrected or otherwise). I am not casting 200 gr out of a 6 cavity lee mold, not sizing them, ahead of 6 grs of unique. It is listed on the Hodgdon site, and is very soft and accurate. 22 grains of Accurate XMP 5744 with a 240gr swc is an accurate and very comfortable load to shoot. with a 150-160 gr. This is fast enough for paper targets and does a fine job on bowling pins. I also have a millet on a Super Redhawk 44 MAG and one on my Super Redhawk 454 Casull. Yesterday I shot a dozen of my own .44 Mag Light loads. Average Joe, I agree with using published loads only I would recommend using the latest reloading manuals. Min Charge Max Charge Optimal Charge Bullet Make Bullet Type ... **Please read the request of the OP - all he has is excess red dot and green dot he wants to get rid of. I use AA#7, BE-86, and A2400 when not loading full tilt. Lately I've been using Titewad powder as it is fluffier and dispenses more consistently than Alliant flake powders. My .38 powder is Bullseye, slower than Red Dot, but still really fast and dense. If you are experiencing difficulties posting in the Buy/Sell/Trade subforums of TFL, please read the "sticky" announcement threads at the top of the applicable subforum. 7.0 gr. I never thought it necessary to try any other combo. It is recommended to go for a red dot sight with your gun particularly when hogs are involved when using it. as a full-charge load with a 160-gr. balls, single loaded over a bit of W231 to 300 gr. IMR Red is similar in burn rate to Red Dot. Light loads maybe, but medium, not so much. Many of Alliant's loads are way too hot. My favorites are Speer #14 and Hornady 7th Ed. Red-dot sights offer no magnification but superimpose a red, lighted dot over your intended target. Marlin 1894, Henry Big Boy, etc. Green Dot is a bit slower than Bullseye or Red Dot. I'm new here, little longer on the "other" ruger board. Google is your friend. I don't see why it wouldn't work. The manuals do list a few loads with 240 gr lead bullets but I couldn't find anything for 200 gr bullets. I load 5 gr. Red dot and 250 grain bullets in a 44 mag? Max. I don't know what the difference is between the two bullets. That means you will likely have powder flakes blown into the bore that didn't ignite. Okay for light loads in .38. However, like most pistol cartridges, the .44 Magnum “wakes up” out of a carbine length rifle barrel. I am happy it is working for you, but your powder choice is too fast for conventional wisdom. I will ask him if he has any 44 mag recipes. The 44 Magnum is my most favorite reloadable cartridge. If you have a firearm related question, please register and post it on the forums. But if you want the highest velocity just go with a full load of a slower magnum powder & don't worry about "wasted powder", & … Improved Red Dot is cleaner burning. My favorite load uses Hodgdons Clays. Canister Sizes: View All Red Dot ® Recipes. mouse phart loads basically. YMMV of course, but that was my experience. Although I have not loaded it in the .41 magnum, your suggested load of 5.5 gr. Looking for a lower limit load data for red dot in 44 special. A neighbor of mine will buy enough to load a few boxes of ammo. The velocity from shot-to-shot will be erratic because of irregular ignition. For several years I used the M624 in IPSC-type matches, and my ammo was all powered by Red Dot. This is a max load,use caution. I use blue dot to reload magnum shotshells. I liked 8.0g Red Dot when I was testing it under a 240g SWC. Has resulted in inconsistent rounds, because i can keep the charges the. 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