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.38 Special

Test barrel: 125 mm (5”), 1 in 18” twist
Primers: Small Pistol
Cases: Remington, trim-to length 29,10 mm (1.146”)

Bullet Powder Starting load Maximum load
Weight Type Mfg C.O.L Type Weight Velocity Weight Velocity
[g] [grs]     [mm] [in.]   [g] [grs] [m/s] [fps] [g] [grs] [m/s] [fps]
9,4 145 LSWC Gunhill 37,5 1.476 N32C 0,32 4.9 307 1007 0,37 5.7 314 1030
10,2 158 FNCM Gunhill 36,7 1.445 N32C 0,27 4.2 261 856 0,36 5.6 306 1004
10,3 158 LSWC/HP 36,5 1.437 N320 0,21 3.3 230 755 0,25 3.8 256 840
            N330 0,23 3.6 240 787 0,27 4.1 269 883


LIGHT GREY TEXT BOX INDICATES MAXIMUM LOAD - USE WITH CAUTION!
LOADS LESS THAN MINIMUM CHARGES SHOWN ARE NOT RECOMMENDED

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