is an extruded powder in Hodgdon’s Extreme series and it is probably safe to say more big-game animals have been taken by handloaders with H4831 than any other powder.
Bruce “B.E.” Hodgdon was the first supplier to introduce this popular propellant in 1950 and, since that time, it has become a favorite for cartridges like the 270 Winchester, 25-06 Remington, 280 Remington, and 300 Winchester Magnum.
As an Extreme Extruded propellant, it shares the fine quality of insensitivity to hot and cold temperatures, as well as superb uniformity from lot to lot.
What is H4831 powder good for?
is insensitive to hot/cold temperatures and is a favorite for cartridges such as the 270 Winchester, 25-06 Remington, 280 Remington, and 300 Winchester Magnum. Hodgdon Powder offers the largest selection of quality smokeless propellants for any reloading application.
What powder is the same as H4831?
Over the years the recipes for these powders have changed to suit each nation’s needs. It was first sold in 1949 and was salvaged 20mm cannon powder, when this ran out Hodgdon had a similar powder made in Scotland by Nobel. When Nobel went out of business Hodgdon started marketing Australian ADI AR2213 as H4831.