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What is IMR smokeless powder?

What is IMR smokeless powder?

IMR® Smokeless Powders An acronym for Improved Military Rifle powder, the IMR brand was first introduced by DuPont in the 1930s. This accurate metering, super short grain rifle powder is perfect for cartridges like the 223 Remington/5.56mm, 308 Winchester/7.62mm NATO, and the 6mm PPC.

Is IMR good powder?

Originally a military powder featured in the 30-06, IMR 4895 is extremely versatile as a medium burn speed propellant. From the 17 Remington to the 243 Winchester to the 375 H&H Magnum, accuracy and performance are excellent. In addition, it is a longtime favorite of Match shooters.

What is IMR red powder used for?

IMR Red is a 12-gauge target powder for light 7/8- to 1-1/8- oz. Handicap trap loads. Will produce efficient low charge weights, mild muzzle report and minimal recoil. Great for dove and light field 12- gauge loads!

Why can’t you find reloading powder?

As you have seen, ammunition and reloading components – including all Hodgdon powders – are hard to find. Dealers shelves that used to hold cans of powder are empty. The demand for powder right now (and all ammunition and components) is far greater than the supply from the manufacturers.

How old do you have to be to buy IMR Powder?

IMR Powder 4350 Smokeless 8 Lb Size: 8 Lb Manufacturer: Hodgdon Powder Co., Inc.Model: IMR943508Reloading powder and primers can only be sold to persons 21 years old or older. We can only ship by UPS

Which is the best IMR powder for big game cartridges?

RIFLE IMR ENDURON 4955 An extruded powder offering top performance for big game cartridges. LEARN MORE ALL THE LOAD DATA YOU’LL EVER NEED ALL IN ONE PLACE!

What is the purpose of the IMR brand?

Our mission is to provide quality products and services in a manner which enhances the lives of our employees, families, customers, suppliers, and our communities. In doing so, we deal with integrity and honesty, reflecting that people are more important than dollars, and that our purpose is to bring credit to our Lord Jesus Christ.

Why do you use pelletized form of IMR?

The pelletized form makes for faster reloads with pre-formed charges that easily drop down the barrel and is easy to pack without the need for measures or funnels. Are you a stocking dealer for Hodgdon, IMR or Winchester propellants?