Handloading Bismuth Shot, 6th ed.
This manual details the tools, components, techniques, and load data necessary for achieving the best results with bismuth shotshell pellets. Includes a vast array of information and load receipes that unlock the potential of bismuth loads.
Bismuth shot hits like lead shot and it is very soft, which means that it is ideal for use as a non-toxic shot in fine double-barrel shotguns, smallbore shotguns and any other shotguns with fixed chokes. Care and proper loading techniques must be observed load bismuth shot effectively. Follow BPI load data for your best bismuth performance.
Includes load recipes utilizing high-performance propellants and components - all currently available to reloaders. Loading data for 10 gauge -.410 bore, including shortened loads.
- Bismuth physical properties and density
- Loading procedures and tools
- Wads/components for bismuth
- Patterning bismuth
- In depth load data section, including short-chamber loads.