Hodgdon Pyrodex Select Black Powder Substitute 1 lb In Stock
Hodgdon Pyrodex Select Black Powder Substitute 1 lb is an enhancement of our RS grade of Pyrodex. Using RS or 2F data in a volumetric measure, Select can significantly reduce group size.
Wonderful news to the deer hunter is that Select performs well with sabots and conical bullets. Select has also become a favorite among many blackpowder cartridge shooters because of its exceptional consistency. For target use it is the “best of the best”.
- 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 Select Black Powder Substitute 1 lb Specifications
What is a good 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.
How does Pyrodex compare to black powder?
While Pyrodex is safer and more efficient (in terms of shots per pound of powder) than black powder, the fouling level is comparable; Pyrodex is caustic and corrosive. When Pyrodex is utilized, the same cleaning lay routine as is used for black powder fouling must be used.