Originally Posted by Vesuvius
Yeah i went with bolt action on both my rifles so far because of accuracy. Also it seemed logical to slow down and not blow through near as much ammo with a bolt action vs a semi. I dont know if tackling reloading at this time would be wise on my part considering how green i am.
It is not difficult to learn the basics of reloading. Once you do you'll find it makes shooting far more enjoyable. Not just because you can shoot more cheaper, but you will come into a better understanding of your rifle and ballistics. Pick up a good reloading manual. Many, like the new 8th Edition Hornady Manual have a first section devoted to the basics to help you get started.
Once you get a feel for what it encompasses, you can purchase complete reloading "starter kits" that have most everything to require, including press and dies for a reasonable price. All you have to do is set it all up. You will soon realize how much more accurate most any rifle is with properly manufactured handloaded ammunition, than it is with off the shelf factory loads.