RS60 Rifle Powder

Uses

RS60 is ideal for .30-06 Springfield cartridges. In addition, it can be used to load many short magnums. This propellant is perfect for high-performance applications and features excellent temperature behaviour.

Standard calibres

  • .260 Rem.
  • .30 - 06 Spring.
  • .30 - 284 Win
  • 6.5 x 47 Lapua
  • 6.5 x 55 SE
  • 7.5 x 55 Swiss
  • 7.62 x 54 R

Packaging units

1 kg can + 10 kg drum

Powder type

RS60 is an extruded, single-based propellant powder based on nitrocellulose. A unique impregnation method using nitroglycerine assures top performance.

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. 970 g/l
Grain diameterapprox. 0.9 mm
Grain lengthapprox. 1.4 mm