What are you Reloading for?
Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > Gear & Accessories > Ammunition & Reloading > What are you Reloading for?

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-25-2011, 05:15 PM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Trez's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: 3-P
Posts: 3,668
Liked 736 Times on 488 Posts
Likes Given: 790

Default What are you Reloading for?

Im currently reloading:
.30-30 in my Marlin 336
.30-40 in my Winchester 1895
7.7x58 in my Type 99 Arisaka

For my next caliber I plan on 7.62x54r for my Mosin 91/30.

So what are you reloading?

__________________
Quote:
...... I suffer from a very rare genetic defect that causes me to be sympathetic toward the International cause. There is no cure.
Trez is offline  
 
Reply With Quote

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today - It's Free!

Are you a firearms enthusiast? Then we hope you will join the community. You will gain access to post, create threads, private message, upload images, join groups and more.

Firearms Talk is owned and operated by fellow firearms enthusiasts. We strive to offer a non-commercial community to learn and share information.

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today! - Click Here


Old 08-25-2011, 06:46 PM   #2
Lifetime Supporting Member
FTF_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
TimKS's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: rural KS
Posts: 382
Liked 38 Times on 26 Posts
Likes Given: 7

Default

"What are you Reloading for?"

I do it to save money on range ammo.

Second question...... I load 30-30, 30-06, .223, 9mm, .357 Mag & .45 ACP.
__________________
TimKS is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-25-2011, 06:51 PM   #3
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
quigleysharps4570's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: South Central,Kansas
Posts: 139
Default

Dropped a few over the years and down to these.
45-70
45-60
38-55
300 mag
30-30
.220 Swift
.223
.45 Long Colt
.44 mag
.38/.357

__________________
quigleysharps4570 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-25-2011, 07:56 PM   #4
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
lonyaeger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Bandera,Texas
Posts: 10,381
Liked 58 Times on 35 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

.221 Fireball
.223
.22-250
.243
.308
.300 Win Mag
.280 Ackley Improved

__________________
lonyaeger is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-25-2011, 08:20 PM   #5
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
lonewolf101's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 528
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

Default

308
223
and soon 44 mag
and maybe 45/70 dont know yet.

__________________
lonewolf101 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-25-2011, 09:48 PM   #6
Moderator
FTF_MODERATOR.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
JonM's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Rochester WI,Rochester WI
Posts: 17,592
Liked 5681 Times on 2968 Posts
Likes Given: 376

Default

i do it to save money while cranking out ammo of better quality and better consistancy than the most pricey factory stuff.

my list:
45acp
44mag
458 socom
458 winmag
30-06
308
7.62x54r
5.56
460 rowland
458 lott (may sell the lott if i find someone wanting a cz550 american safari mag)
50AE

ive got dies for 9mm 357mag and 380acp but i havent actually loaded anything for those 3

__________________

"Gun control: The theory that a woman found dead in an alley, raped and strangled with her panty hose, is somehow morally superior to a woman explaining to police how her attacker got that fatal bullet wound." — L. Neil Smith

The problem with being stupid is you cannot simply decide to stop doing dumb things...


Last edited by JonM; 08-25-2011 at 09:52 PM.
JonM is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-25-2011, 10:35 PM   #7
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Bushman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Seaside,Oregon
Posts: 167
Default

Currently only doing .45 Auto. Getting about $10 a box of 50.
Going to start .223/5.56 soon. Figure about $240 per 1,000.

__________________
Bushman is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-25-2011, 11:25 PM   #8
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
jpattersonnh's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: South central,NH
Posts: 4,996
Liked 710 Times on 488 Posts
Likes Given: 730

Default

.380
9x19
.357/ .38sp
.45acp
10mm
.44-40

.223/5.56
6.5x55
7mm rem mag
7.5x55
.308/7.62x51
7.62x54r
8x57
9.3x57

__________________

Freedom is not free. The best of us always leave too soon.

jpattersonnh is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-25-2011, 11:26 PM   #9
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
jpattersonnh's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: South central,NH
Posts: 4,996
Liked 710 Times on 488 Posts
Likes Given: 730

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Bushman View Post
Currently only doing .45 Auto. Getting about $10 a box of 50.
Going to start .223/5.56 soon. Figure about $240 per 1,000.
You better have a license! You may get a knock on the door and 20 years if you don't!
__________________

Freedom is not free. The best of us always leave too soon.

jpattersonnh is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-26-2011, 12:58 AM   #10
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: seattle,wa
Posts: 9
Default

I just reload for my 300wsm now a days, and its for accuracy not speed. To tell the truth i dont think i need all the speed the 300 can make anyways.

__________________
300WSM is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
Built A reloading bench and i am reloading now CAR Ammunition & Reloading 19 08-03-2012 04:55 AM
. 223 reloading help please help Fullclipchris Ammunition & Reloading 10 07-27-2011 09:42 PM
reloading remington7mm Ammunition & Reloading 20 01-27-2011 02:27 AM
Reloading for the .45-70 TXnorton Ammunition & Reloading 6 02-07-2010 08:55 PM
I need help reloading! chorst294 Ammunition & Reloading 15 11-07-2008 12:28 PM