Round Ball Mold - Lee Precision

535 BALL SIX CAVITY for .54 rifles and 28 gauge smooth bore .595 BALL DOUBLE CAVITY for .62 rifles and 20 gauge guns WARNING : Melting and casting lead objects will expose you and others in the area to lead, which is known to the State of California to cause reproductive harm and cancer.

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HORNADY ROUND BALL MUZZLELOADING BULLETS | Brownells

Hornady Round Ball Muzzleloader bullets are a great choice for hunting or target shooting. Cold swaged from pure lead, they are an inexpensive alternative for your muzzleloader.

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Round Ball Loads - Castpics

First, cast a supply of round balls. I usually cast these from pure lead or as close as I can get to pure lead. Stick-on wheel weights and lead from jacketed bullets off the range work well and I keep it separate from my other alloy. With a supply of the appropriate size RB, take a lubricator/sizer and bump them to the desired diameter. After

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Round Ball BC chart from Lyman's Black Powder Handbook Please

Nov 24, · Considering that a 0.730" RB of pure lead weighs in at 580+ grains and 1-oz is equal to 437.5 grains and both are of the same diameter some simple math to calculate sectional density it shouldn't be hard to conclusively and mathematically prove that a full bore round ball does indeed have a greater sectional density then a 1-oz 12ga. slug which

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Round Ball Weight.. Diameter to Grains - Bersa Chat Forum

What is the weight of a lead ball?

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Lead Weight Calculator | Ultraray

Lead Weight Calculator. STEP 1: Choose casting or extrusion shape. Rectangle, Sheet, Cube. Parrallelogram. Trapezoid. Triangle. Pipe. Cylinder, Road, Bar, Wire. Ellipse, Oval. Sphere. Please note that all weights and measurements are approximate. We make no warranties about the accuracy of the data-please verify if dealing with critical

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Bullet Sizes, Types, & Calibers [Comparison Chart & Guide

Aug 13, · Bullets-- whose weights are measured in grains or grams-- can range from simunition and blank crimps to the left, metal-jacketed hollow points, semi-jacketed and coated bullets, specialty loads such as shotshells, lead round-nosed bullets, recessed loads, and full metal jackets to the right.

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Hornady 40 cal .395 Lead Round Balls #6025 (100/box

They know Hornady round balls are better than any other kind of round ball and that's part of the reason they've won so many Gold Medals. They can count on them to be completely uniform in size, weight and roundness. Cold swaging from pure lead eliminates air pockets and voids common to cast balls.

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Tip #15 - Selecting the Right Lead Balls - Gemmer

Based upon this chart a .490 ball should weigh 177 grains. I opened a fresh box of .490 round balls and weighed all 100 of them, putting them in groups that were within 0.5 grains of each other. I had some balls as light as 175 grains, and others as high as 181.5 grains. That is quite a large variation in weight.

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The Best Loads For Your .50-caliber Muzzleloader - Black

An 85- to 100-grain charge will effectively shoot .54-caliber sabots, conicals (try 425-grain bullets) and patched round balls with equal accuracy. Sight-in at 50 Yards I sight-in any muzzleloader at 50 yards, trying to impact 3 inches above the bull's-eye. This will put me in the 6-inch kill zone out to 120 yards.

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Shop products in Lead Round Balls today | Speer Ammunition

Refine by Product Family: Lead Round Ball Price $0 - $19.99. Refine by Price: $0 - $19.99 Available true. Refine by Available: true Reset Bullet Weight: 79; Bullet Style: Lead Round Ball; Diameter In: 0.38; Package Quantity: 100; Usage: Hunting; Quickview Lead Round Ball .433. 5127. $11.99 Available

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Cannon bore, shot, and shell diameters for smoothbore guns

Descriptions of solid iron balls used in canister: Caliber designation: Allowable diameters in inches: Mean weight in pounds: 6-Pdr. Gun: 1.14-1.17.21: 12-Pdr. Mountain Howitzer.69 lead musket balls : 12-Pdr. Field Howitzer: 1.05-1.08.16: 12-Pdr. Gun: 1.46-1.49.43: 18-Pdr. Gun: 1.67-1.70.64: 24-Pdr. Gun: 1.84-1.87.86: 24-Pdr. Howitzer: 1.32-1.35.32: 32-Pdr. Gun: 2.02-2.06: 1.14

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Load Charts – GOEX

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Benefits of Pure Lead Bullets

Lead erosion, vaporization, and flames cutting at the base are known problems. Successful black powder, pure lead, round ball loads with muzzle velocities of over 2400 fps are well documented in the literature. However, cloth patches protected the pure lead balls used in these loads.

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Lead ball, per pound – The Red River Brigade

Here is a rough chart on balls per pound based on caliber to help you plan your lead requirements for round ball. 32 caliber: (.310) 048g—approx 146 balls/pound 36 caliber: (.360) 071g—-approx 98 balls/pound 40 caliber: (.395) 092g—-approx 76 balls/pound 45 caliber: (.445) 133g—-approx 52 balls/pound 50 caliber: (.498) 180g—-approx 38 balls/pound 54 caliber: (.535) 220g—-approx 32 balls/pound 58 caliber: (.560) 280g—-approx 25 balls/pound 62 caliber: (.610) 341g—-approx 20

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Round Balls - Hornady Manufacturing, Inc

Round Balls. Medium Game 50-300 lbs. 6000. 100. 36 Cal. –. .350". Round Balls. Medium Game 50-300 lbs.

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