n340 powder is a true multipurpose powder, developed originally for 9 mm and shot shell loads. This pistol powder is one of the most popular powders in the n340 powder, and it can be used for a wide variety of calibers and bullet weights, making it the perfect partner for all kinds of reloading purposes. The n340 powder is used especially for medium and large caliber pistols and shot shells with medium and heavy loads.
Vihtavuori is a type with grain dimensions of 1,0mm length and 0,8 mm diameter. Exactly the same grain size as with Vihtavuori N320, N330 and N350 – only the porosity of the Vihtavuori changes.The burning rate of the Vihtavuori is at the medium scale of and as with Vihtavuori N320, with Vihtavuori extremely clean burning and no residuals is guaranteed.
The Vihtavuori series powders are single base porous powders for handguns. Vihtavuori is designed especially for competitive handgun shooting with high-velocity loads in 9 mm and .40 S&W cartridges. It’s a single-based, tubular powder type, and one of Vihtavuori small granule powders (0,6 mm length x 0,6 mm diameter). The 3N38 is a popular powder for practical shooting especially among IPSC and USPSA shooters. A relatively slow-burning powder, 3N38 is a perfect choice for making Major loads with good accuracy and clean-burning characteristics, for which Vihtavuori N340 powder is renowned.