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Anybody use Green Dot for all there Trap Shooting. 16yds Handicap Doubles ? Or do you one powder for 16 yds & another for Handicap.?
 

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I load 1 oz for singles, doubles and 5 stand and 1 1/8 for handicap. I use a different powder charge for the singles and doubles than I do for 5 stand and handicap. I've looked into other powders but I don't reload a lot and like to keep it somewhat simple.
 

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Red dot 16yd.
Green dot backed up. 21 gr. of Green dot, RXP 12 wad,Rem Nitro hull, win 209 primer, hard 7 1/2's Makes a target JUNK!!!! And won't beat you up.
 

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20.5 grains of Green Dot, 1 1/8 of 7.5's, DR Versalite wad and a Cheddite primer in an STS hull for everything on the trap field.

Ken Rucker
 

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All Green Dot for me. AA or Remington Hull, Win 209 primer, AA or figure 8 wad and 20.3 of green. 1200 fps all day long and smoking targets. Softest shooting powder around IMHO.
 

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I like GREEN DOT as it has a lot of loading flexibility. Tell me why I still end up with a "dirty" barrel?? I try to follow the Alliant load data as close as possible!! Just can't get what I think should be a better burn...if you will. I also kept the powder grains constant and tried a hotter primer. ..federal 209A. Am I missing something??
 

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If I had to live with only one powder for everything, it would be either Green Dot or 700 X.

I use several Alliant powders but my most frequently used load is 19.5 of Green dot in a Federal Gold Medal Plastic ribbed hull, Nobel Sport or Federal 209A Primer (winter). Clay Buster 12S3 clone wad and 1 1/8 oz. of magnum 7 1/2's.

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I have been using Green Dot for all trap loads, 1 oz. and 1 1/8 oz. for over 30 years. I also use it for all of my 16 gauge loads.
 

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I used to buy Red Dot for 16 yard and 1 oz loads but now I use Green Dot for everything and it works great. AA hull, Fiocchi Primers and Winchester wads.
 

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All my 1-1/8oz loads use Green Dot.
All my 12 g 1oz and 7/8oz loads use Clays or Claydot.
Doesn't matter what game or shot number.
 

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All I use is Green Dot. My favorite is:

19.3 grains Green Dot<br>
Winchester 209 primer<br>
Remington STS/Nitro hull<br>
DRRF8 wad<br>
1 1/8 oz of shot<br>

Heck I use Green Dot in my .44 Mag and .40 S&W loads as well.
 

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Green Dot for everything:

3/4 ounce 20ga
7/8, 1 ounce 16ga
1 ounce @ 1200 all the way to 1 1/8 ounce @ 1250 in the 12 ga
Second choice for plinking loads in 38/357, 45 ACP, 44 Mag (44Spl)

The only place it doesn't suit me is for 7/8 in the 12ga....went from Red Dot to E3, now ExtraLite.
 

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Greendot for all 1 1/8 oz. loads no matter what the shot size is, usually try and keep loads in the 1180 range.
Claydot for all 1 oz loads, 8 1/2 or 8's, try and keep them under 1200 also.
Two different loaders, two different powders, easy to keep track of.
 
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