Helpful guidelines

Is CFE 223 Ball powder?

Is CFE 223 Ball powder?

CFE223 is a fine-grained spherical powder that incorporates “copper fouling eraser” in its formula.

Who makes CFE 223 powder?

Hodgdon CFE
Hodgdon CFE® 223 | Hodgdon.

What is CFE powder good for?

This spherical pistol propellant was designed for competitive shooters and handloaders seeking the perfect powder for target or self-defense loads.

Can CFE Black be used for 223?

Hodgdon CFE BLK powder – a Copper Fouling Eraser propellant – is perfect for 17 Hornet, 17 Ackley Hornet, 17 Fireball, 218 Bee and 221 Fireball handholds. Hodgdon CFE BLK powder is in the series of Copper Fouling Eraser propellants. CFE 223 was introduced in 2012, and CFE Pistol followed in 2014.

Is CFE 223 powder temperature sensitive?

CFE 223: This powder had moderately high temperature sensitivity between 64°F and 129°F with 77 grain bullets. However, it showed more stable velocity performance between 34°F and 64°F.

What is CFE pistol best for?

What is CFE black Good For?

300 AAC Blackout cartridge, CFE BLK works great for . 300 Blackout loads in AR-type rifles throughout the range of bullet weights. Moreover, CFE BLK is perfect for subsonic, reduced loads.

Is there a Better powder for 308 than cfe-223?

Really late to this party, but if there is a better powder out there for accuracy and efficiency in the .308 that CFE-223 with mid-weight bullets I have not found it. 2K-MR may be a close second. My experience with CFE is that it is about 2 grains faster in top loads than 2K-MR.

Does cfe223 vaporize copper?

CFE223 doesn’t vaporize copper any more than any other powder. The “copper fouling eraser” feature of the powder is achieved by using metalic compounds that PREVENT copper from adhering to the surfaces within the bore. The flash is the product of a slower powder not fully burning within the confines of the bore.

What is @CFE 223 and how does it work?

CFE 223 contains our Copper Fouling Eraser ingredient, originally used in military propellant, which greatly deters copper fouling and contributes to longer periods of top accuracy with less barrel cleaning time.

What is the best powder for 308?

CFE223 has been my go to powder for .308 since it was first released. My 27″ & 1:10″ tube runs 2.8″ magazine feeding pre-green tip 155 SMK @ 3000+ and 175 SMKs @ 2,800+ out of Lapua brass (LR not Palma). The rifle has a 95 Palma chamber, so if its safe in mine, its likely safe in virtually every other .308 out there.