Originally Posted by awahlster
35 grains of fffg will give you velocities in the 925-935 range with a round ball. I load my Remington 1858 New model Army replica with a mix of fffg and fffg powder with a .451 conical and get velocities in the same range.
So we are talking 45ACP velocitys with the same weight slug. No wonder they were effective people stoppers
Could you please clarify? Thanks. I figure that you mean 3fg and 4fg powders, but it could be 2fg and 3fg. Thanks for your help, I do love my 1858.