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Multi-Scale Charge Ltd.



Shuttle Charge Bar Model

Powder Baffle

Powder Chart


Steel Shot Chart


Lead Shot Chart


Bismuth Shot Chart

Adjusting the Powder and Shot Valves


Checking Powder Charts

Reading the Powder and Shot Charts

Calculating additional Powder and Shot settings

Additional Essential Tools (not included)



Removing the Shot Valve inserts

General Cares



Picture and Line Drawing

Additional Notes

Powder Chart


Use these powder charts only after you haved finished reading ALL of the instructions and fully understand how to properly use the Universal Charge Bar™




Check all settings with a reliable Powder Scale!! DO NOT USE WITHOUT!!

This Powder-Chart does not represent recommended weights of charge; it is intended as a guide only, to show the relationship of the volumetric capacity to the various settings.

This Powder-Chart may only be used with a Universal Charge Bar™, Model C, D, CS, DS,"C/CS" and "D/DS". To use it with any other Model could be dangerous. DO NOT use this chart with any other Model.


  • Charges listed on this Chart are an average of several charges
  • Charges may vary due to the moisture content of the powder, and/or operator's technique.
  • All charges on the powder-chart are either right on, or up to one half grain under-weight, in order to provide a safety margin
  • Due to the physical properties of the 800-X Powder extreme variation in charge-weight may be as much as one full grain
  • All settings included on this chart are in popular use
  • The AL-5 , AL-7 AND X-58 - powders are not included in this chart, because their manufacture has been discontinued.


Alliant Powder - Steel

{32 grs.} 9 + 29
{33 grs.} 10 + 9
{34 grs.} 10 + 30
{35 grs.} 11 + 10
{36 grs.} 11 + 28
{37 grs.} 12 + 6
{38 grs.} 12 + 24
{39 grs.} 13 + 3
{40 grs.} 13 + 23
{41 grs.} 14 + 3
{42 grs.} 14 + 24
{43 grs.} 15 + 5
{44 grs.} 15 + 30
{45 grs.} 16 + 9
{46 grs.} 16 + 25
{47 grs.} 17 + 1

Alliant Powder - Steel


ALWAYS use common sense
Regardless whether you are using charts,
your own calculations,
or those of someone else,
review ALL settings for logical consistency
B E F O R E loading and firing
a charge based on a given setting.

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