.45 ACP
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 90 grains
Make: RBCD TF/SP
Velocity: 1686 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.720"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 56.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Commander
Barrel Length: 4.25"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 117 grains
Make: Aguila HP
Velocity: 1391 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.470"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 66.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 145 grains
Make: Glaser Blue
Velocity: 1368 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: Fragmented
Recovered Bullet Weight: Fragmented
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 155 grains
Make: Triton RHHP CQD FRAN
Velocity: 1191 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 85.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 165 grains
Make: Cor-Bon Pow R Ball
Velocity: 1179 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.750"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 129.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 165 grains
Make: Cor-Bon JHP
Velocity: 1226 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.700"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 68.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Kimber CPD
Barrel Length: 3.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 165 grains
Make: Federal JHP Hydra-Shok
Velocity: 934 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.717"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 160.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Commander
Barrel Length: 4.25"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 165 grains
Make: Federal JHP Hydra-Shok
Velocity: 1011 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.741"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 158.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 165 grains
Make: Federal JHP Hydra-Shok
Velocity: 1027 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.750"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 153.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 165 grains
Make: Cor-Bon Pow R Ball +P
Velocity: 1271 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.751"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 129.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 165 grains
Make: Cor-Bon Pow R Ball +P
Velocity: 1289 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.750"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 129.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 165 grains
Make: Magtech SCHP
Velocity: 1131 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 163.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Kimber CPD
Barrel Length: 3.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 185 grains
Make: Cor-Bon JHP
Velocity: 1023 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.568"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 91.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 185 grains
Make: Cor-Bon JHP
Velocity: 1185 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.587"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 91.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 185 grains
Make: Hornady JHP XTP
Velocity: 974 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.645"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 182.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 185 grains
Make: Magtech JHP
Velocity: 1102 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.785"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 184.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 185 grains
Make: Nosler JHP
Velocity: 979 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.795"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 156.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Commander
Barrel Length: 4.25"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 185 grains
Make: Remington JHP GS
Velocity: 986 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.736"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 185.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Kimber CPD
Barrel Length: 3.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 185 grains
Make: Remington JHP GS
Velocity: 990 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.730"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 185.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 185 grains
Make: Remington JHP GS
Velocity: 1035 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.755"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 185.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 185 grains
Make: Remington JHP GS
Velocity: 1047 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.771"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 185.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Ruger Blackhawk
Barrel Length: 4.63"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 185 grains
Make: Remington JHP GS
Velocity: 1096 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.720"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 140.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 185 grains
Make: Remington JHP GS
Velocity: 1132 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.775"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 130.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 185 grains
Make: Remington JHP GS
Velocity: 1153 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.755"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 182.5 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Commander
Barrel Length: 4.25"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 185 grains
Make: Speer JHP GD
Velocity: 987 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.735"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 185.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 185 grains
Make: Speer JHP GD
Velocity: 1038 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.695"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 185.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 185 grains
Make: Taurus JHP Copper
Velocity: 963 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.856"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 185.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 185 grains
Make: Winchester JHP ST
Velocity: 961 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.738"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 183.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Kimber CPD
Barrel Length: 3.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 200 grains
Make: Cor-Bon JHP
Velocity: 927 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.850"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 170.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 200 grains
Make: Cor-Bon JHP
Velocity: 1047 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.685"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 112.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Commander
Barrel Length: 4.25"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 200 grains
Make: Federal FMJ EXP
Velocity: 1001 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.690"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 198.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 200 grains
Make: Federal FMJ EXP
Velocity: 1056 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.690"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 196.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 200 grains
Make: Fiocchi JHP
Velocity: 991 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.685"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 167.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 200 grains
Make: Hornady JHP XTP
Velocity: 899 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.625"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 200.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 200 grains
Make: Hornady TAP FPD
Velocity: 931 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.730"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 199.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 200 grains
Make: Pro-Load JHP GD
Velocity: 991 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.716"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 200.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Commander
Barrel Length: 4.25"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 200 grains
Make: Speer JHP GD
Velocity: 1032 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.735"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 200.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 200 grains
Make: Speer JHP GD
Velocity: 1060 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.745"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 159.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Commander
Barrel Length: 4.25"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: Cor-Bon JHP
Velocity: 897 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.728"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 198.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: Cor-Bon JHP
Velocity: 938 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.695"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 159.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Kimber CDP
Barrel Length: 3.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: Federal JHP Hydra-Shok
Velocity: 760 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.648"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 230.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: Federal JHP Hydra-Shok
Velocity: 805 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.730"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 227.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Commander
Barrel Length: 4.25"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: Federal JHP Hydra-Shok
Velocity: 807 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.678"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 198.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: Federal JHP P45HST1
Velocity: 985 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.987"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 230.8(?) grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: Fiocchi JHP
Velocity: 865 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.776"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 196.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: Hornady JHP XTP
Velocity: 908 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.690"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 230.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: Hornady TAP FPD
Velocity: 905 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.755"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 229.5 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Commander
Barrel Length: 4.25"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: PMC JHP
Velocity: 809 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.535"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 230.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: PMC JHP
Velocity: 839 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.720"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 229.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: Pro-Load JHP GD
Velocity: 952 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.762"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 230.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Commander
Barrel Length: 4.25"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: Remington JHP GS (Gov. Spec.)
Velocity: 792 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.746"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 230.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: Remington JHP GS (Gov. Spec.)
Velocity: 858 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.780"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 230.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: Remington JHP GS (Gov. Spec.)
Velocity: 866 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.698"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 185.5 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: Remington JHP GS (Gov. Spec.)
Velocity: 872 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.541"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 226.7 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: Remington JHP GS (Gov. Spec.)
Velocity: 877 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.717"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 185.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: Remington JHP GS (Gov. Spec.)
Velocity: 903 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.782"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 228.7 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'
Firearm: Colt Government
Barrel Length: 5.0"
Caliber: .45 ACP
Bullet Diameter: 0.451"
Bullet Weight: 230 grains
Make: Speer JHP GD
Velocity: 842 FPS
Recovered Bullet Diameter: 0.630"
Recovered Bullet Weight: 230.0 grains
Distance From Muzzle: 20'

COMPARISON LOADINGS FOR THIS CALIBER
.45 ACP
Kimber Ultra CDP - 3.0 Inch Barrel
BRAND BULLET WEIGHT (grains) BULLET TYPE CASE POWDER POWDER CHARGE (grains) PRIMER 1 2 3 4 5 6 SD (FPS) ES (FPS) AVE (FPS)
Cor-Bon 165 JHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1072 1061 1071 1095     14 34 1075
Federal 165 JHP Hydra-Shok Factory Factory Factory Factory 959 961 958 932     14 29 953
Cor-Bon 185 JHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1028 1001 1005 1010     12 27 1011
Remington 185 JHP GS Factory Factory Factory Factory 914 899 914 897     9 17 906
Remington 185 JHP GS +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 996 1014 1026 1033     16 37 1017
Speer 185 JHP GD Factory Factory Factory Factory 887 903 927 920     18 40 909
Winchester 185 JHP Silvertip Factory Factory Factory Factory 857 842 868 873 865 861 11 31 861
Cor-Bon 200 JHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 922 947 950 911 Failed To Extract 19 39 933
Speer 200 JHP GD Factory Factory Factory Factory 930 947 983       27 53 953
Cor-Bon 230 JHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 883 857 848 885     19 37 868
Federal 230 JHP Hydra-Shok Factory Factory Factory Factory 776 772 792 778 786   8 20 781
Remington 230 JHP GS Factory Factory Factory Factory 707 709 672 767     39 95 714
Speer 230 JHP GD Factory Factory Factory Factory 744 771 749 752     12 27 754
BRAND BULLET WEIGHT (grains) BULLET TYPE CASE POWDER POWDER CHARGE (grains) PRIMER 1 2 3 4 5 6 SD (FPS) ES (FPS) AVE (FPS)

COMPARISON LOADINGS FOR THIS CALIBER
.45 ACP
Colt Commander - 4.25 Inch Barrel
BRAND BULLET WEIGHT (grains) BULLET TYPE CASE POWDER POWDER CHARGE (grains) PRIMER 1 2 3 4 5 6 SD (FPS) ES (FPS) AVE (FPS)
Aguila 117 HP Factory Factory Factory Factory 1397 1397 1419 1376 1400 1363 20 56 1392
Cor-Bon 165 Pow R Ball Factory Factory Factory Factory 1164 1162 1168 1156 1168   5 12 1164
Cor-Bon 165 JHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1215 1240 1246 1222 1185   24 61 1222
Federal 165 JHP Hydra-Shok Factory Factory Factory Factory 1032 1042 1022 1043 1068 1042 15 46 1042
Cor-Bon 185 JHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1086 1088 1072 1094 1082 1130 20 58 1092
Hornady 185 JHP XTP Factory Factory Factory Factory 976 953 955 954 938 958 12 38 956
Remington 185 JHP GS Factory Factory Factory Factory 985 1039 999 960 954 1008 32 85 991
Remington 185 JHP GS +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1107 1127 1129 1108 1121 1143 14 36 1123
Speer 185 JHP GD Factory Factory Factory Factory 998 997 1006 1003 1009 1002 5 12 1003
Taurus 185 HP Copper Factory Factory Factory Factory 912 905 924 918 927   9 22 917
Winchester 185 JHP Silvertip Factory Factory Factory Factory 940 942 945 951 952 958 7 18 948
Cor-Bon 200 JHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1030 1054 1030 1020 1050 1044 13 34 1038
Federal 200 FMJ Expanding Factory Factory Factory Factory 1031 1013 1004 1027 995 1005 14 36 1013
Fiocchi 200 JHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 967 961 991 990 987 975 13 30 979
Hornady 200 JHP XTP Factory Factory Factory Factory 837 881 884 884 881 838 23 47 868
Pro-Load 200 JHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 954 967 945 946 973 961 11 28 958
Speer 200 JHP GD +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1037 1029 1022 1025 1041 1053 12 31 1035
Cor-Bon 230 JHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 923 955 919 895 881 906 26 74 913
Federal 230 JHP Hydra-Shok Factory Factory Factory Factory 809 820 830 833 838 836 11 29 828
Fiocchi 230 JHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 855 870 850 831 838 842 14 39 848
Hornady 230 JHP XTP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 882 908 911 910 889 906 12 29 901
PMC 230 FMJ Factory Factory Factory Factory 795 778 770 778 784   9 25 781
PMC 230 JHP Starfire Factory Factory Factory Factory 834 823 815 826 804 815 10 30 820
Pro-Load 230 JHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 934 934 925 913 935   9 22 928
Remington 230 JHP GS Factory Factory Factory Factory 841 853 779 809 851 807 30 74 823
Remington 230 BJHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 850 841 867 847 853 882 15 41 857
Speer 230 JHP GD Factory Factory Factory Factory 802 836 819 803 818   14 34 816
UMC 230 FMJ Factory Factory Factory Factory 822 800 819 805 807 802 9 22 809
Winchester 230 JHP SXT Factory Factory Factory Factory 790 822 823 838 844 838 20 54 826

COMPARISON LOADINGS FOR THIS CALIBER
.45 ACP
Ruger Blackhawk - 4.63 Inch Barrel
BRAND BULLET WEIGHT (grains) BULLET TYPE CASE POWDER POWDER CHARGE (grains) PRIMER 1 2 3 4 5 6 SD (FPS) ES (FPS) AVE (FPS)
Tricon 165 BHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 1250 1257 1205 1255 1208 1228 24 52 1234
Cor-Bon 185 JHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 1162 1188 1151 1210 1179 1167 21 59 1176
Remington 185 JHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 952 968 959 951 963 949 8 19 957
Remington 185 JHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1165 1198 1226 1168 1211 1191 24 61 1193
Tricon 185 JHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 1168 1205 1194 1209 1164 1169 20 45 1185
Cor-Bon 230 JHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 1003 1025 956 974 957 969 28 69 981
FC 1964 230 FMJ Factory Factory Factory Factory 854 868 875 825 882 808 30 74 852
Tricon 230 BHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 1013 1011 1036 1023 1010 1031 11 26 1021
Winchester 230 FMJ Factory Factory Factory Factory 859 847 841 821 842 848 13 38 843
BRAND BULLET WEIGHT (grains) BULLET TYPE CASE POWDER POWDER CHARGE (grains) PRIMER 1 2 3 4 5 6 SD (FPS) ES (FPS) AVE (FPS)

COMPARISON LOADINGS FOR THIS CALIBER
.45 ACP
Colt Government Model - 5 Inch Barrel
BRAND BULLET WEIGHT (grains) BULLET TYPE CASE POWDER POWDER CHARGE (grains) PRIMER 1 2 3 4 5 6 SD (FPS) ES (FPS) AVE (FPS)
RBCD 90 TF/SP Factory Factory Factory Factory 1698 1702 1660 1663 1680 1662 19 42 1678
Aguila 117 HP Factory Factory Factory Factory 1404 1437 1454 1423 1405 1419 19 50 1424
Glaser 145 Blue Factory Factory Factory Factory 1362 1359 1368 1348 1380 1361 11 32 1363
Triton 155 RHHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1211 1193 1201 1203 1208 1201 6 18 1203
Cor-Bon 165 Pow R Ball +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1192 1183 1176 1195 1180 1177 8 19 1184
Cor-Bon (Second Testing) 165 Pow R Ball +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1262 1231 1292 1273 1277 1262 20 61 1266
Cor-Bon 165 JHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 1200 1207 1278 1228 1232 1216 28 78 1227
Federal 165 JHP Hydra-Shok Factory Factory Factory Factory 1037 1046 1025 988 1040 1028 21 58 1027
Magtech 165 SCHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1118 1118 1117       1 1 1118
Triton 165 BHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1222 1203 1182 1197 1206   15 40 1202
Peters 173 FMJ Armor Piercing Factory Factory Factory Factory 1140 1137 1128 1127 1143 1109 12 34 1131
Cor-Bon 185 JHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 1124 1096 1117 1182 1145 1167 32 86 1139
Federal 185 JHP Match Factory Factory Factory Factory 929 934 925 938 933 918 7 20 930
Frontier 185 JHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 938 923 962 871 939 917 31 91 925
Hornady 185 JHP XTP Factory Factory Factory Factory 952 991 1000 968 985 949 21 51 974
Magtech 185 JHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1144 1130 1120 1129 1113   12 31 1127
Nosler 185 JHP PMC AA-5 8.8 Remington 2-1/2 869 901 895 903 917   18 48 897
Nosler 185 JHP PMC AA-5 9.4 Remington 2-1/2 965 950 957 966 994   17 44 966
Nosler 185 JHP PMC AA-5 9.6 Remington 2-1/2 994 1001 1013 997 985   10 28 998
Nosler 185 JHP PMC AA-5 9.7 Remington 2-1/2 954 976 984 978 1001 977 15 47 978
Nosler 185 JHP R-P AA-5 9.7 Remington 2-1/2 1000 1014 1008 1041 994 1039 20 47 1016
Nosler 185 JHP R-P Blue Dot 11.4 Remington 2-1/2 968 931 940 1011 988   33 80 968
Nosler 185 JHP R-P Blue Dot 11.7 Remington 2-1/2 1054 1021 975 1019 978   33 79 1009
Nosler 185 JHP R-P HS-6 10.0 Remington 2-1/2 925 958 975 977 928 979 25 54 957
Remington 185 JHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 894 908 914 915 942 928 17 48 917
Remington 185 JHP GS Factory Factory Factory Factory 1038 1017 1041 1049 1005 1061 21 56 1035
Remington 185 JHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1157 1139 1137 1101 1142 1115 20 56 1132
Remington 185 JHP GS +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1143 1163 1160 1127 1167 1139 16 40 1150
Speer 185 JHP GD Factory Factory Factory Factory 1040 1016 1049 1068 1021 1016 21 52 1035
Taurus 185 HP Copper Factory Factory Factory Factory 939 944 964 975 952 984 18 45 960
Triton 185 JHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1152 1143 1140 1176     16 36 1153
Cor-Bon 200 JHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 1054 1083 1055 1047 1049 1083 17 36 1062
Federal 200 FMJ +P Expanding Factory Factory Factory Factory 1042 1048 1052 1028 1027 1037 10 25 1039
Fiocchi 200 JHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 926 919 928 951 897 936 18 54 926
Hornady 200 JHP XTP Factory Factory Factory Factory 906 913 912 907 903 908 4 10 908
Hornady 200 TAP FPD Factory Factory Factory Factory 956 933 932 915 935 919 6 41 931
Pro-Load 200 JHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 988 980 984 984 1008 987 10 28 989
Speer 200 JHP GD Factory Factory Factory Factory 937 948 960 937 954 968 12 31 951
Speer 200 JHP GD +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1061 1092 1079 1057 1055 1086 16 37 1072
CCI Blazer 230 FMJ Factory Factory Factory Factory 807 819 830 820 824 827 8 23 821
Cor-Bon 230 JHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 957 974 944 932 942 929 17 45 946
Federal 230 JHP Hydra-Shok Factory Factory Factory Factory 797 808 800 809 813 806 6 16 806
Federal 230 JHP P45HST1 Factory Factory Factory Factory 989 980 994 987 964 979 10 30 982
Fiocchi 230 JHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 900 905 902 883 878 894 11 27 894
Hornady 230 TAP FPD Factory Factory Factory Factory 925 931 956 925 914 919 6 17 923
Hornady 230 JHP XTP Factory Factory Factory Factory 941 955 956 954 942 945 7 15 949
PMC 230 FMJ Factory Factory Factory Factory 818 810 807 826 809 824 8 19 816
PMC 230 JHP Starfire Factory Factory Factory Factory 835 841 823 831 855 831 11 32 836
Pro-Load 230 JHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 928 955 951 955 955 968 13 40 952
Remington 230 JHP GS Factory Factory Factory Factory 835 828 836 886 825 847 22 61 843
Remington 230 JHP GS (Gov Spec) Factory Factory Factory Factory 832 851 898 867 829 850 25 69 855
Remington 230 BJHP Factory Factory Factory Factory 894 880 881 903 878 901 11 25 890
Speer 230 JHP GD Factory Factory Factory Factory 817 835 817 837 831 824 9 20 827
Speer Lawman 230 TMJ Factory Factory Factory Factory 808 836 855 849 856 831 17 47 838
Triton 230 BHP +P Factory Factory Factory Factory 1011 1007 999 986 977   14 34 996
UMC 230 FMJ Factory Factory Factory Factory 821 830 835 830 819 823 6 16 826
WCC 62 230 FMJ Factory Factory Factory Factory 818 834 830 831 809 840 11 31 827
Winchester 230 FMJ Factory Factory Factory Factory 788 813 821 828 801 796 15 40 808
Winchester 230 JHP SXT Factory Factory Factory Factory 829 841 821 828 836   8 20 831
BRAND BULLET WEIGHT (grains) BULLET TYPE CASE POWDER POWDER CHARGE (grains) PRIMER 1 2 3 4 5 6 SD (FPS) ES (FPS) AVE (FPS)

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