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Remington UMC 45 GAP 230gr FMC

Discussion in 'The Bull Dawgs Club' started by G19 DB, Mar 21, 2010.

  1. G19 DB

    G19 DB

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    Anyway of knowing what kind of powder they use? This was the cleanest round I've ever shot. When I picked up the spent cases, they looked brand new. No powder residue whatsoever. I'd love to load w/ that powder whatever it is...
     
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    DannyR Moderator Millennium Member

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    The cleanest powders that I know of are the Vihtavuori powders. Check them out at www.vihtavuori.fi
     
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    Thanks Danny. What do you use in the GAP?
     
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    hi gappers,
    if factory ammo is loaded with a lead free(green) primer, most once fired look like new shells. danglock0152
     
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    never heard of them. sounds like a great idea. Anybody selling them?
     
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    DannyR Moderator Millennium Member

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    Here's the recipe:

    4.6 gr. VV N310
    Sierra or Montana Gold 200 gr. fmj
    Fed primer
    OAL 1.070

    Try it, you'll be amazed.
     
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    Thanks Danny. I've not seen any Vihtavouri powder in my local gun stores, but I will ask about it. Also, thx for reply a couple weeks ago on the cc holster for the G37. I haven't decided on one yet but all the info helps.