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anybody use this powder for the 45ACP?any troubles?

im trying 5.0gr with 230 rainer ballistics lead safe HP and a CCI large pistol primer.....but dang its cold outside.....
 

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I've used it in both the 9mm and .45 ACP. My best load with it in the .45 ACP used a Lyman #452460 200 grn LSWC. It was Okay for the most part but a bit finicky. I switched over to Alliant (then Hercules) Red Dot, which I prefer.

The main attraction 700x had was that I could use it in both my 12 guage Trap loads and my Pistol Loads. These days I use Red Dot, Green Dot, and WST, for 12 guage, 9mm, .38 Special, and .45 ACP.
 

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The Lee Factory Crimp Die sizes the case and ensures that the proper amount of taper crimp is applied. It is one extra step, but worth it.
 

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You are most Welcome! ;D

With a Standard case mouth expander, a mild taper crimp is best. As I use a Lyman M-Die that has a precision stepped case mouth expander, no crimping is necessary.
 
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