RS20 was developed many years ago on behalf of the Swiss Army for 9 mm pistol ammunition. Since then, it has proved highly effective in a variety of different pistol calibres. Until now, RS20 has been supplied by various dealers in Switzerland.
- 9 mm Luger
- .38 Special
- .40 S&W
- 7.62 x 25 Tokarev
- 7.65 Parabellum
500 g tub
RS20 is a porous, extruded flake propellant based on nitrocellulose.
Safe service life
If properly stored, the propellant powder remains safe to use for up to ten years.
v5 ±12 m/s
pmax ±250 bar
|Heat of explosion||approx. 4,100 J/g|
|Bulk density||approx. 670 g/l|
|Grain diameter||approx. 1.1 x 1.1 mm|
|Grain length||0.3 mm|