Commercial BALL POWDER ® Propellant



Commercial BALL POWDER ® Propellant

Our capabilities and rapid success in propellant development is a result of our team of Engineers, Scientists and Technicians at the St. Marks Powder Pilot Plant facility. Our R&D facility stands alone from our production facility, with hardware which can be rapidly employed for a myriad of applications and new concepts. We pride ourselves on thinking “outside of the box”, and developing novel approaches within the fundamentals of internal ballistics.

St. Marks Powder Commercial Propellant

St. Marks Powder, a General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems company, is a leading manufacturer of commercial smokeless powder. From .22 Rimfire Match propellants, which won the Gold Medals at the Olympics, to clean burning shotshell propellants, to low muzzle flash pistol propellants, there is a complete propellant product line to suit your needs.

St. Marks Powder makes over 100 commercial product symbols in rimfire, pistol, shotshell, industrial tool and centerfire rifle applications. St. Marks Powder has a strong technical base to help with product applications as well as recommending and tailoring, if appropriate, specially blended propellants for specific applications. St. Marks Powder has the infrastructure to ship propellants internationally.

Customized Quality
and Innovation

The St. Marks Powder Advantage

We manufacture to your specific requirements using your components. When you receive your BALL POWDER® Propellant order, you are assured it will meet your specifications and expectations.
St. Marks Powder has been in the export business since 1970. We have the necessary infrastructure in place to obtain export and import license, interface with freight forwarders and comply with international regulations.

High Quality and Consistency

High Quality and Consistency Lot-to-Lot and sub-lot consistency reduces ammunition scrap and down-time, driving usage costs down.


A team of Engineers, Scientists and Technicians who constantly innovate our propellants to meet your emerging needs, optimized for your applications.

Customer Service

St. Marks Powder Solves Problems for Our Customers. Through years of industry knowledge and mastery of Internal Ballistics, we assist our customers in the diagnosis of ammunition and weapon systems.

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    General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems is a global aerospace and defense company. We are a committed to providing the U.S. military and its allies with an extensive range of overarching products that provide a cutting-edge advantage to our war fighters. A General Dynamics Company.

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    11399 16th Court N., Suite 200
    St. Petersburg, FL  33716
    Main Number: (727) 578-8100

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