Vihtavuori N130 Powder
Some of the best shooters and manufacturers in the competitive shooting industry use Vihtavuori Smokeless Powder. It has a great reputation for being one of the best smokeless powders on the market. All of these powders burn cleanly and shoot the same way every time, no matter what the weather or conditions are.
People say that Vihtavuori Smokeless Powders have a consistent and high level of quality because they have full control over the whole production process, from making the nitrocellulose to putting the powder in bottles. For more than 85 years, these strict quality acceptance limits have helped reloaders and cartridge manufacturers get the same loads no matter how many lots they make. It’s easy to see why Vihtavuori smokeless powders are so popular among top shooters all over the world.
Vihtavuori rifle powder N130, formerly known as N303, is a versatile powder for a variety of rifle calibers, ideal for small game hunting and target shooting in particular. The N130 powder is utilized in numerous.22 and 6 mm PPC factory-loaded cartridges. It is also a great handloading match for lighter.223 Remington bullets and rifle casings with straight walls, such as the.45-70 Government and.458 Winchester Magnum.
The N130 powder is a type of tubular, single-base rifle powder with grain size of 1.0 mm in length and 0.6 mm in diameter. On the spectrum of rifle powders, the rate of combustion is relatively rapid. The particle size of Vihtavuori N130 powder is identical to that of N133 and N135, however the burning behavior of these powders differs due to changes in surface coatings.
Other Crucial Information:
Do not go above the loads listed in the reloaders guide.
Mixing two powders, regardless of type, brand, or source, is never a good idea.
Never substitute any smokeless powder for black powder or any substitute for black powder.