BERRY 45 (.452) 230gr RN BULLET ROUND-NOSE 500/BX

BERRY 45 (.452) 230gr RN BULLET ROUND-NOSE 500/BX
Item #:BY00216
$0.13 per round
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Product Information

Berry's Preferred Plated bullets begin as a swaged lead core. The swaged lead cores are tumbled in an electrically charged bath containing high-grade copper ingots. The copper clings to the lead and the longer the bullets remain in the bath, the thicker the plating.  The bullets are plated to the correct size and then taken out of the bath. Plated bullets are not as expensive as jacketed bullets.  They are cleaner than lead but you'll want to stay away from magnum velocities when loading plated bullets.  This is not loaded ammunition.


WARNING: This product can expose you to Lead, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to -

Read 16 Reviews - Average Rating: 4.9 stars


By Benjamin W. on Jun 26, 2020
Consistent, cheap, surprisingly accurate

Works great

By Gregory M. on Jun 24, 2020
Seems exit the barrel just fine If put a good enough load of powder behind it. Good price, great consistency

Great bullets, great price from Graf & Sons

By Michael I. on Jun 13, 2020
I usually buy my bullets for reloading from a great company based in Idaho, but their order backlog drove me to look elsewhere. I happily discovered Graf & Sons.

These Berry plated 230gr round nose bullets are affordable, consistently weighted (I didn't find more than a 0.1 gr difference in a sample I checked), and shoot great.

For me: I'm pushing them with x.x gr of Accurate #2, 1.255 OAL, with an average velocity of 765 fps out of a 5" barrel. Nice light load for plinking and will still set the gongs ringing nicely.

Can't Miss

By NICK M. on Jan 31, 2020
Great bullet for plinking at a great price. Runs and feeds well in all of my 45's.

clean shooting

By Dennis O. on Oct 10, 2019
clean shooting, no jams

Berry bullets

By Steven M. on Jun 22, 2019
Use these (45 and 9mm) for indoor shooting. I've had no problems and they work better than the tech coated bullets.

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By Michael P. on Mar 08, 2019
Having used the Berry's 45 cal. - 230 gr. RN for many years, these are very accurate and allow duplication of Hard Ball ammo at a reasonable cost. Will continue to buy.

Excellent product

By James W. on Feb 11, 2019
Great bullets. Very round and consistent.

This leads to excellent accuracy

Good quality plated bullet

By David R. on Feb 05, 2019
Good quality plated bullet, I only use Berry's. I have ordered these elsewhere and have received split open boxes. The box, with 2 boxes of 500 230 gr bullets from Graf's was perfectly packed and 100% intact and rock solid.Thank you Graf & Sons for great prices and great shipping!

Berry’s 45ACP

By Neil B. on Dec 27, 2018
Have used Berry’s preferred for years. Never had an issue. Very economical and consistent. As usual, Graf’s service was exceptional.

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By Anthony C. on Dec 15, 2018
My go to bullet when reloading.

Berry 230 grain .452 bullets

By John R. on Nov 13, 2018
Berry quality, with G&S good price and shipping fee, couldn't be beat. Use this 230 grain bullet for both .45 ACP and .45 Colt. Accurate and reliable in both loads.

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By Richard R. on Oct 15, 2018
I have used Berry bullets for 380 ACP, 38 special & 45 ACP. They are uniform, easy to use and good on the price.

Excellent consistent bullets

By Allen P. on Oct 11, 2018
I have used Berry’s for years. They are consistent and accurate.

great bullets

By Jo H. on Mar 02, 2014
I use Berry bullets for 45 ACP and 44 Mag. They are uniform and accurate dimension. Excellent bullets!

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By Brad T. on Nov 27, 2013
I have used Berry bullets for loading 9mm, 40 S&W, and .357 Mag. All I have to say is, they have yet to let me down. They are very good bullets to use and cheap on price.
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