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Posted: 6/1/2003 10:45:47 PM EDT
any datas for win. 473aa powder? this is the only powder available to me next to red dot. pls. help

thanks
Link Posted: 6/7/2003 9:19:17 AM EDT
You need to be more specific about the type of shells (guage? weight of shot? dram?) you plan on reloading. 473AA is dicontinued and was intended to be used for 20 ga loads (I think). If you are looking for regular target loads (3 dram) with 1 1/8th oz. of shot Red Dot would be a better choice.
Link Posted: 6/11/2003 6:19:49 PM EDT
i am planning to load 12 gauge only using #4 buck 1 1/8 oz. and the powder available is 473AA win. and the wads is gualandi h22 wads...pls. help thanks
Link Posted: 6/11/2003 10:34:38 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 6/11/2003 10:35:57 PM EDT by Intel6]
I have an older Winchester reloading manual that lists loads using 473AA. When loading shotgun shells you really need to stick with the componenets that were used to make the load as different components change the interior volume and colum pressure of the loaded round. Not saying you can't get something to work but you will be taking a chance of problems.

Of course they don't list the wads you intend on using, what hull were you going to use?

If you use a AA hull and WAA12 wad there is data listed for a 1 1/8th oz. load.
Link Posted: 6/13/2003 7:13:15 PM EDT
intel6,
thanks for the replies....can you pls. share me the data for the hull/wad you mentioned? 1 1/8 oz. win 473aa powder.... thanks again
Link Posted: 6/14/2003 8:01:54 AM EDT
Winchecter AA hull & Win 209 primer
25.0 grains of 473AA with a Win WAA12 or Federal 12S1 wad. The listed velocity for this load is 1,255 fps.

Winchecter AA hull & Win 209 primer
28.0 grains of 473AA with a Win WAA12 or Federal 12S1 wad. The listed velocity for this load is 1,330 fps.
Link Posted: 6/15/2003 6:51:03 PM EDT
thank you so much Intel6
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