I use gun clubs, win primers, and I tried the white 8 for 1 1/8 oz and the AA 1oz wads.
I like the Titegroup so far but I haven't shot that many reloads with it yet.
Also it's a very fine powder. So it takes up less room in the hull. There is another thread on here that suggests using the 1 1/8 wad for both 1 1/8 and 1oz loads. I tried this and got better crimps on the 1oz shells.
I will confirm, if you have Fig8s then Clays at less than 1200ft/sec is what you want. If you have TGTs then Titegroup is great. I keep both powders on hand as I like Clays better for 1oz and Titegroup for handicap, Nitro27 clones.
...I called Hodgdon with about the same question last year. However the question was "specifically" for 1200fps. shot shells. He (forgot his name)said Clays, and didn't hesitate. I didn't mention other applications though...just 1200fps target loads.
Maybe that's the difference.
I followed their advice...and love the load.
I use either the Remington STS or the Winchester HS hull, with the Downrange Hybrid wad (8 petal..which is suitable for both hulls).
I've been using 700x for years but having issues with lot to lot differences my load is 17.5 grains sts hull win primer fig.8 wad about 1175 to 1180 fps. looking for a consistent drop charge and minim recoil i shoot this load on all three events in trap ? PS 1-1/8 7 1/2
For those thinking about these two different powders, there is a note of caution. Clays is a bulky flaky powder. It takes up a lot of room in the case, even more than Int'l Clays. So you need to use what I consider "standard wads" for 1 1/8 like the Rem Fig, Win WAA12, etc.
Titegroup is a very dense powder that takes up very little room in the case. So you NEED to use a taller wad to make up the difference. For 1 1/8 use Rem TGT12, Orange Winchester, even 1oz Windjammers work.
If you try to use Fig8 wads with TG you will NOT be happy with the crimps. Dished to the point that shot may come out.
So consider all of this if you are heavily invested in a certain wad.
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