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Posted in thread: Alliant 2400 Powder on 05-18-2016 at 01:47 AM
Where has anyone provided proof that 296/H110 gets "Squirrely". Ever propellant has some
nefarious warning, so does baby food. If you want to load Magnums yes you need to reduce the
air space in the b...
Posted in thread: Alliant 2400 Powder on 05-17-2016 at 08:20 PM
The 2400 Powder was the favorite magnum handgun powder 50 years ago. It is dirty and fouls the
ejectors etc. The Winchester 296 and H110 came on the market as surplus WWII M-1 Carbine
powder. These po...
Posted in thread: Alliant 2400 Powder on 05-17-2016 at 03:04 AM
I have looked at the Alliant reloading manual and they don't have anything listed for the
200gr. cast or plated bullet that I can use with my 2400 powder. I know to use the cast data
when available , ...
Posted in thread: Alliant 2400 Powder on 05-16-2016 at 10:43 PM
I found some 200 grain jacketed data that shows velocities of up to 1665 FPS w/ 2400. The
problem I see is that plated bullets start having issues with velocities of above 1300 fps.
Plated would be be...
Posted in thread: Thinking about reloading on 05-12-2016 at 11:01 PM
Approached with caution and a clear understanding of the processes and risks involved,
reloading is a safe endeavor. My late father reloaded for decades and the only kaboom he ever
witnessed was with ...
Posted in thread: Finally took the plunge on 05-02-2016 at 05:54 AM
Loaded my first 100+ (had to shoot some for testing) of .40 S&W :D :pistol:Now to continue...I
bough 500 ranier bullets of 40 and 9mm...so my next question is since I can see that the bullet
cost is t...
Posted in thread: High round count polymer AR lowers? on 04-28-2016 at 11:23 PM
1 min of
ntaxsale16-price-3719ea-11159?mobile=trueThey claim customers are in the 60k range with 556
Posted in thread: Can I conceal Carry in Mississippi when I'm 20? on 04-28-2016 at 03:46 AM
Posted in thread: Looks like Army is going Glock 19 on 04-28-2016 at 03:35 AM
At the time the M9 was adopted (1985) it would have been highly unlikely that the U.S. would
have adopted a pistol from a Warsaw Pact country. The Berlin Wall didn't come down until
'91.Thus the part ...
Posted in thread: Looks like Army is going Glock 19 on 04-28-2016 at 03:04 AM
I dunno bout that.The army got the best pistol available at the time when they got the Beretta
M-9.It's a brave new world out there. Granted it can't be as big a cluster F___ as the F-35 or
a new carr...