Hodgdon Pyrodex P Black Powder Substitute 1 lb
When measured volumetrically with a black powder measure, Hodgdon Pyrodex P is meant to be a straight substitute for FFFg Black powder. Hodgdon Pyrodex P Black Powder Substitute 1 lb is primarily used in muzzleloading pistols, cap and ball revolvers, and small bore muzzleloading rifles. It burns cleaner and creates less fouling than blackpowder, as do all grades of Pyrodex.
- Do not exceed the loads displayed in the reloaders guide.
- Never mix any two powders regardless of type, brand, or source.
- Never substitute any smokeless powder for Black Powder or any Black Powder substitute.
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Hodgdon Pyrodex P Black Powder Substitute Specifications
What is Pyrodex P equivalent to?
Pyrodex® P is equivalent to FFFG black powder on a particle size basis.
What is Pyrodex P black powder substitute?
When measured volumetrically with a black powder measure, Pyrodex P is meant to be a straight substitute for FFFg blackpowder. Pyrodex P is primarily used in muzzleloading pistols, cap and ball revolvers, and small bore muzzleloading rifles.
What is the best substitute for black powder?
Pyrodex and Triple Seven are two of the many black powder replacements. Both are available as granules and pellets.
Use Pyrodex in the same amount as black powder, however cut your loads by 15% when using Triple Seven. Pyrodex provides three granulated black powder replacements.
Is Pyrodex more powerful than black powder?
Pyrodex is more bulky, which is another way of saying “less dense.” It is more potent than Goex black powder by weight. However, the usual method of measuring black powder is by volume, therefore it is a black powder performance substitute in that sense. It is not the same in terms of weight.