Originally Posted by Boss Hoss
It is a well known fact that the canister powders available to the public are very different that the bulk blended powders used by the Major ammunition manufactures. Each time they load a lot of ammunition they send the powder that will be used to the lab to verify the performance and make adjustments for that specific load. The next lot may or may not have the same charge weight as the previous one.
It is NOT a well known fact - it's the other way around - the graded canister powders are blended to get the burning rate that we expect. Bulk powders are not blended - if they were, the ammunition makers would not have to do extensive testing from lot to lot.
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