When all of you armchair experts run your test and convince yourselves that a
Light powder charge is the way to go, then you will see that a 40 gr charge
Of Goex FFF black powder is the way to go if you want velocity in these short
Barrel pistols. It' amazing how each generation has to learn for themselves.
I'm 70 by the way. I have chronograph mine and ran penetrate test. I know
Of what I speak. My pistol is the CVA Philly. I have had for 40 yrs. Good Luck