|Centerfire Rifle Cartridge Reloading Powder Selection:|
| Modern smokeless powder once ignited produce expanding gases that push the bullet down the rifles bore giving us a certain amount of velocity to our bullet. |
Modern smokeless rifle powders have varying burn rates and come in two types, single base nitrocellulous and double base nitrocellulous with the addition of nitroglycerine.
Modern smokeless rifle powders have various shapes and they are, extruded or tubular, ball or spherical, round flat flake and diamond flat flake.
Rifle Cartridge Powder Reloading:
1. You should try not to exceed 95% load density.
2. You should never drop to far below 80% load density.
How to figure load density:
How To Measure Case Capacity:
Once you have your case capacity using your reloading manual select powders that fall into your load density range.
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