N165 rifle powder – Vihtavuori




VihtaVuori N165 Smokeless Rifle Powder 8 Lb

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Product Overview


Tactical World is proud to offer VihtaVuori N165 Smokeless Rifle Powder in an 8 Lb container. N165 is used by the best shooters and manufacturers in the shooting industry; VihtaVuori N165 Smokeless Powder has gained an excellent reputation for being one of the best smokeless powders available. VihtaVuori Smokeless Powder is manufactured in Finland. N165 is a very slow-burning powder well suited to a broad range of Large Bore/Magnum calibers like the 6.5×55 SE all the way to .416 Rigby, and is a great choice for the .338 Lapua Magnum. N165 Smokeless Powders are credited with excellent quality based on the production process. Grain shape is extruded (stick).


Specifications and Features:

  • Very Slow Burn Rate
  • Perfect for Magnum Cartridges
  • Great for 6.5×55 SE, .338 Lapua Magnum, .416 Rigby
  • Easy to Meter Extruded Stick


N165 Powder

When you’re aiming for exceptional long-range performance, N165 is your choice of rifle powder!

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N165 Powder

Vihtavuori N165 Rifle Powder, 1kg

Vihtavuori N165 is a universal powder for magnum rifle calibers with heavy bullets. It works especially well in .338 Lapua Magnum with 250 gr bullets, but can be used with long range of calibers ranging from 6,5×55 SE all the way to .416 Rigby.

N165 Powder

The N165 powder grains are exactly the same size (1,3 mm length x 1,0 mm diameter) as those of its “big brother” N160, but the surface coating creates the difference in burning characteristics.

N165 is a very slow burning powder, making it a superior choice for the same range of cartridges as N160 when using heavier bullets. As slightly higher velocities can be achieved with N165, it is an excellent choice for long-range shooting and big game hunting.

N165 Powder


Caliber: 7mm Remington Magnum,

Powder N165 with the load of 3,94g /60,80 gr*

Bullet: Berger 195gr Elite Hunter

COL: 83,50 mm.

With this load, you can achieve outstanding performance with an extremely small velocity deviation!
*coming to our online Relo Data table soon!

Vihtavuori offers tested reloading data for N165 rifle powder in the following calibers:

.243 Winchester
6 mm Remington
.240 Weatherby Magnum
.25-06 Remington
.260 Remington
6,5 x 55 Swedish Mauser
6,5 x 55 SE / 6,5×55 SKAN
6,5 – 284 Norma
.270 WSM
.270 Winchester
.270 Weatherby Magnum
7 x 57
7 x 57R
7 x 64
7 mm WSM
7 mm Remington Magnum
7 mm Weatherby Magnum
7 mm Rum
.300 H&H Magnum
.300 WSM
.300 Winchester Magnum
.300 Weatherby Magnum
.300 Remington Ultra Magnum
.30-.378 Weatherby Magnum
.338 Winchester Magnum
.338 Lapua Magnum
.416 Rigby

Vihtavuori N165 is available in 1 lbs, 1 kg and 3,5 kg containers and in the USA also in 8 lbs canisters.

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