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Old April 17, 2012, 09:18 AM   #10
Slamfire
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Green Dot worked very well in 45 ACP and 38 Special. It functioned the M1911's at low velocity and shot accurately.

Have no idea what it would do in a 380, but since it is a fast powder, don't see why it would not work well.


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Kimber Custom Classic 

230 gr LRN  4.5 grs Bullseye 99' & 2005 mixed lot Mixed Brass WLP (brass)
 °F OAL 1.250"	taper crimp .469"
16-May-09	 high 83 

Ave Vel =805.2				
Std Dev =38.07				
ES =	136.9				
High = 912.4				
Low =	775.5				
N =	24				

230 LRN 4.5 grs Green Dot lot 178 WLP  Mixed Military OAL 1.245" taper crimp 0.469"

27 Feb 2010         T = 48 ° F	
			
Ave Vel =708 fps	 
Std Dev =12		 
ES =	40		
High = 727		
Low =	687		
N =	9		

accurate, little high, mild recoil
			
230 LRN 5.0 grs Green Dot lot 178 WLP  Mixed Military OAL 1.245" taper crimp 0.469"
27 Feb 2010         T = 48 ° F	
			
Ave Vel =802fps	
Std Dev =19		
ES =	61		
High = 841		
Low =	780		
N =	15		
	 		
230 LRN 5.5 grs Green Dot lot 178 WLP  Mixed Military OAL 1.245" taper crimp 0.469"

27 Feb 2010         T = 48 ° F	
			
Ave Vel =873	fps	
Std Dev =30		
ES =	88		
High = 	922		
Low =	834		
N =	11		



M1911 Springfield Armory 5” Kart Barrel		
					
					
230 LRN 4.5 grs Green Dot lot 178 WLP  Mixed Military OAL 1.245" taper crimp 0.469"

27 Feb 2010         T = 48 ° F			
					
Ave Vel =719	fps			
Std Dev =26				
ES =	105.1				
High = 	771				
Low =	665.9				
N =	14
				
accurate, little high, mild recoil		
					
230 LRN 5.0 grs Green Dot lot 178 WLP  Mixed Military OAL 1.245" taper crimp 0.469"
27 Feb 2010         T = 48 ° F			
					
Ave Vel =803  fps			
Std Dev =25				
ES =	97				
High = 	867				
Low =	770				
N =	16
				
Accurate, centered

230 LRN 5.5 grs Green Dot lot 178 WLP  Mixed Military OAL 1.245" taper crimp 0.469"

27 Feb 2010   T = 48 ° F			
					
Ave Vel =853  fps			
Std Dev =29				
ES =	116				
High = 	918				
Low =	802				
N =	15				
very accurate, centered

 	
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