G'day all, Got some 65gr Gameking for my 223. Annie did all of the heavy lifting with this post and I added some of my personal experience and recommendations reloading 223 Rem. Hodgdon offers more than a dozen different propellants for reloading 223/5.56 ammo. January 9, 2019 Bill Marr 223 Remington, Reloading 0. Would like to use H4895 if able as thats my 55gr BK loads powder of choice and does very well both accuracy and MV wise. 300 Winchester Short Magnum m Universal stock# 2145 2140 2200 7768 4665 Barrel length& twist 24''/ 1-10'' desc. 118 Hodgdon CFE 223 42.5 44.0 45.6 46.4 47.1 47.9 124 Vihta vuori PowdersN140 42.2 43.6 45.0 Energy Ft/lbs 2289 2476 2670 2770 2872 2975. Reloading 223 Rem / 5.56 NATO. I am working up a new load for my AR w/ a DPMS Mark 12 upper; 18" 1:8 twist. Anyone got any load data they can share. 223 Sierra Load Data [Re: skb2706] xcrider Die Hard Member Registered: 01/30/06 Posts: 650 Loc: Big Lake, Minnesota I wonder how old the Powder data is. ... Varget is a no brainer when you have a lot of it. Several Hodgdon, IMR, and Winchester powders are appropriate for full-power 223 Rem. Author Bio: Collaboration between Roy and Annie Grace Wilson. #691117 - 05/01/07 12:34 PM Re: "FREE" . I have some H335 but have read in other threads that the H322 does better for heavier 223 bullets. Min Charge Max Charge Optimal Charge Bullet Make Bullet Type I just looked at the AR 55gr and they say 26.3 is max load giving 3100 fps. SBT 165 gr. Since this rifle feeds from an AR magazine, OAL was limited to 2.250″ and the long heavy bullets were off the table. Cheers in advance. handloads, and faster-burning powders like HP38 and Trail Boss can be used for low-velocity specialty loads. HPBT 168 gr. Powder Bul Weight C.O.L. The Sierra 65-grain spitzer boat- tail and 69-grain MatchKing HPBT gave excellent results in the AR-15 with a one-in-9-inch twist. Burn rates range from IMR 4198 (fastest) to CFE 223 (slowest). A database of .223 Remington handloads. Handloading the AR-15 .223 with 1-in-9 twist Part II The Hornady 75-grain HPBT seated to an overall cartridge length of 2.26 inches sits deeply in the .223 case (right), using up some of the powder capacity. I have, as mentioned, the Sierra Matchking 69Gr HPBT and Hornady Match brass to start working up a load. LOAD GUIDE FOR RIFLE AND HANDGUN EDITION 3.5 INCLUDES: • The most up-to-date and comprehensive 223 Rem data available • New data for: 30 AR, 30 T/C, and 6mmx45 PO B o x 158 • M iles C i t y, M o n tana 59301 RELOADING POWDERS Gun Care Products Other superior products HPBT Match 168 gr. TMK Match 165gr TGK Annie is a Public Relations Specialist for Diamond K Brass.She regularly produces content for a variety of blogs that cover topics from reloading … I used 3 different Sierra bullets, the 52 BTHP, 69 SMK and 55 HP. 165 gr. 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