Vihtavuori N160 Smokeless Gun Powder
Vihtavuori N160 Smokeless Powder is utilized by some of the top shooters and manufacturers in the competitive shooting field, and it has earned a good reputation as one of the best smokeless powders on the market.
In all weathers and settings, these powders assure clean burning and repeatable shooting properties. Vihtavuori Smokeless Powders are renowned for their consistent and superior quality, which is based on complete control of the entire production chain, from nitrocellulose production to end-product bottling.
For more than 85 years, these tight quality acceptance limitations have assisted reloaders and cartridge makers in achieving identical loads regardless of production lot. It’s easy to see why Vihtavuori Smokeless Powders have gained a solid following among world-class shooters.
The N100 powders are single base powders that are mostly utilized in rifle calibers. Vihtavuori’s N160 rifle powder is ideal for large and magnum calibers (especially belted Magnums) beginning with 30-06 with heavier bullets,.243 Winchester,.260 Remington, 6.5 Creedmoor, 6.555 SE, 7 mm Weatherby Magnum,.300 Winchester Magnum,.338 Winchester Magnum, and all Winchester Short Magnums. It also accommodates huge capacity/small bore cartridges such as the 6.5-284 Norma.
Vihtavuori N160 is a tubular powder with grain size of 1.33 mm in length and 1.11 mm in diameter. On the scale of rifle powders, the burn rate is medium to sluggish. The N160 is frequently used in big game hunting ammunition, particularly with bigger bullets.
Other Important Information:
- 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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Vihtavuori N160 Powder Specifications
What is Vihtavuori N160 used for?
The N160 is commonly used for big game hunting ammunition especially with heavier bullets.