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Winchester Auto-comp

Discussion in 'Ammunition & Reloading' started by oremike, Nov 28, 2013.

  1. oremike

    oremike Creswell, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Anyone use this powder in a 1911? If so what do you think of it?
     
  2. BAMCIS

    BAMCIS Eugene Well-Known Member

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    I use it in my plinking rounds. If I weren't in SoCal with the relatives right now I could tell you exactly what I load it with. But if memory serves I load mine with 6.1gr behind a 230gr Montana Gold RN. Other than working fine for me and metering well through my Dillon 550B there's not much more else to say about it.
     
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    BAMCIS Eugene Well-Known Member

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    FWIW I also use it for my 9mm plinking loads shot from the wife's and my Glocks. 5gr behind a 115gr Montana Gold RN. Again, that's by my failing memory so YMMV.
     
  4. oremike

    oremike Creswell, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Thanks BAMCIS, Looks to be slightly better suited to 230gr bullets and I can save the 231 for faster and lighter bullets.
     
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    wichaka Wa State Well-Known Member

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    Its pretty good and clean, but tends to run a bit more spendy.