RS30 Rifle/Pistol Powder

Uses

RS30 propellant powder was developed for the .22 calibre Hornet. It is also especially suitable for large-bore revolver cartridges.

Standard calibres

  • .22 Hornet
  • .30 - 30 Win.
  • 300 AAC BLACKOUT
  • .357 Magnum
  • .44 Rem. Mag.

Packaging units

500 g can + 4 kg drum

Powder type

RS30 is a porous, extruded single-based propellant powder based on nitrocellulose. The surface is coated with camphor. This results in balanced temperature behaviour with moderate pressure at high temperatures.

Safe service life

If properly stored, the propellant powder remains safe to use for up to ten years.

Verification tolerances

Batch-to-batch tolerance:

v5 ±12 m/s
pmax ±250 bar

Key characteristics

Heat of explosionapprox. 4,000 J/g
Bulk densityapprox. 820 g/l
Grain diameterapprox. 0.75 mm
Grain length approx. 1.0 mm