Powder load I usually use 24 gr. of Pyrodex. I have used 30 gr. but it is just as accurate w/ 24. My Pietta (12" brass) is 3 years old and has never stretched. I know this because I measured mine with a feeler between the cylinder and forcing cone when new. Stew
I have a Pietta 1858 Remington Steel Army .44 8 barrel. The SliXshot Black Powder Nipples in stainless seem to clean up easier than the stock nipples. I have also noticed the the #10 caps always fall off the nipple after each round is fired. With the stock nipples I would need to use a small knife to remove spent caps once in a while.
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How Much Powder is in a .44 Black Powder Pistol? A recommended amount of powder that you can use for .44 caliber black powder pistols is roughly around 22 to 28 FFFG grain. .44 rounds should not have more than 35 grains of powder in their caps. Are Black Powder Pistols Considered a Firearm? Once again, this will depend on the laws of various ...