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#2568422 - 11/12/08 08:59 AM Alliant Unique vs Hercules Unique: Different?
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Running low on my Hercules Unique Smokeless Powder. Decided this might be a good time to re-stock up on powder. Found out that Hercules Unique is now Alliant Unique. Any difference? Load data the same? Thanks.
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#2568715 - 11/12/08 10:28 AM Re: Alliant Unique vs Hercules Unique: Different? [Re: The_Real_Hawkeye]
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The differences in buring rate are slight. If you're using Unique in any maximum loads, it would be a good idea to take a look at the Alliant web site and re-evaluate those loads. Since few use Unique for maximum loads the difference is hardly noticable.

One nice thing is the new Unique burns cleaner.
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#2569428 - 11/12/08 03:44 PM Re: Alliant Unique vs Hercules Unique: Different? [Re: GunGeek]
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 Originally Posted By: KevinGibson
The differences in buring rate are slight. If you're using Unique in any maximum loads, it would be a good idea to take a look at the Alliant web site and re-evaluate those loads. Since few use Unique for maximum loads the difference is hardly noticable.

One nice thing is the new Unique burns cleaner.


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#2569596 - 11/12/08 04:41 PM Re: Alliant Unique vs Hercules Unique: Different? [Re: T LEE]
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Unique is a great powder....I use it for all my 28ga. loads, and all my .38 Specials.
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#2569601 - 11/12/08 04:43 PM Re: Alliant Unique vs Hercules Unique: Different? [Re: Desertrat]
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Yes, very versatile.
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