Author Topic: Alliant Power Pistol powder  (Read 244 times)

vaquero

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Alliant Power Pistol powder
« on: January 08, 2019, 01:49:02 PM »
Has anyone tried Alliant Power Pistol powder behind a Hi-Tec coated 45 acp. bullet?   I am switching from lead bullets to Hi-tec bullets and am interested in Powder Pistol powder.

Church Key

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Re: Alliant Power Pistol powder
« Reply #1 on: April 03, 2019, 05:14:45 PM »
I use PP for .40 S&W, not for .45 ACP as I still use Bullseye for it. Too lazy to change my powder measure. PP pushes my coated bullets faster than the lead ones and works fine. I'll use it if I cannot get BE.

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noylj

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Re: Alliant Power Pistol powder
« Reply #2 on: April 08, 2019, 02:13:51 AM »
.45 auto is a low pressure round and does best with very fast powders. PP works, but I haven't seen any benefits and you use more powder than if you use BE, Red Dot, AA2, or 231/HP38.

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Re: Alliant Power Pistol powder
« Reply #3 on: May 13, 2019, 08:35:59 AM »
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