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  1. 45 Colt (Ruger Only) 250 XTP H110

    Handgun Cartridges
    I recently bought a new Ruger Blackhawk Bisley 45 Colt with a 7.5' barrel with the intention of using it for handgun hunting. I have quiet a few 250gr XTP's on hand and have decided to work up some loads using H110 for my upcoming deer/hog hunt. I've read from many that this combination gives...
  2. Loading 45 Colt with TiteGroup.

    Handloading Procedures/Practices
    Is it possible to load below the min to get the velocity down to around 750 fps using Titegroup?
  3. Range Report: .45 Colt with 2400

    Handloading Procedures/Practices
    A few days ago I started I was after a velocity of about 1,000 fps and wanted to keep it under 1200 or so. Here are my results with the average velocity about 15 feet from the...
  4. I stepped up to the reloading plate

    Handloading Equipment
    :) Well, I finally stepped up to the reloading plate and ordered a new RCBS Rockchucker Supreme Press from Brownells. It should be here in the next day or so. I ordered a set of carbide .45 LC dies and shell holder from Cheaper Than Dirt. I also ordered the 310 die adapter from MidwayUSA. :D
  5. Brand New Ruger Blackhawk .45 Colt

    Can anybody verify that those Ruger/ TC Only loads can be fired out of newly produced New Model Ruger Blackhawks in .45 Colt? I just bought one in 7 1/2" to pair with a Marlin 1894. The intent was to be able to load for the rifle without destroying the pistol like what would happen if I...