Thursday, May 16, 2024

Hodgdon Powder Company Announces Ramshot Grand

Hodgdon is pleased to announce the release of Ramshot Grand, a new powder designed for loading magnum rifle calibers.

“From long-range shooting to magnum calibers for hunting,” said Justin Schrader, Hodgdon senior ballistician. “Consumers are asking for powders to meet their specific shooting requirements. Ramshot Grand is a great solution for consumers shooting magnum calibers.”

Ramshot Grand is a double-base, spherical propellant that brings the latest propellant technology to the Ramshot family of powder. It is temperature stable and, as a spherical propellant, meters extremely well. Ramshot Grand also offers optimal load densities, which deliver low extreme spreads and standard deviations.

This new Ramshot rifle powder is available immediately at retailers selling reloading products. The powder is available in 1-pound and 8-pound canisters.

Learn more about the product on the Ramshot Powder website at or search for Ramshot Grand load data on the Reloading Data Center at Load data for Ramshot Grand is available today on the Reloading Data Center, as well as the burn rate chart has been updated with this powder.

About Hodgdon Powder Company, Inc.

Established in 1947 by Bruce and Amy Hodgdon, sons J.B. and Bob grew Hodgdon Powder Company into the largest US supplier of smokeless and blackpowder substitute propellants. The company distributes gunpowder under the Hodgdon®, IMR®, Ramshot®, Acccurate®, Winchester®, Pyrodex®, Triple Seven® and Blackhorn 209® brands.

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