Last Activity:12-09-2013 8:20 PM
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Posted in thread: 45 ACP Opinions wanted on 12-07-2013 at 12:52 AM
I prefer ONLY 200gn L-SWCs in ALL my .45 Autos. I don't mind snap up/snap down. The sights
return on target. If not a 200gn L-SWC, it would be 185gn JHPs.
Posted in thread: need help with a light 9mm load on 11-23-2013 at 04:58 AM
1) Use a fast powder, a light bullet, and a lighter recoil spring.2) Use a 147gn bullet and
load down until gun just cycles (or get a lighter recoil spring)1 gives you actual reduction in
recoil. 2 gi...
Posted in thread: How to clean lead?? on 11-16-2013 at 10:22 PM
Some are tumbled in micro-fine mica so they don't stick to each other. This is fine to load
as-is.If dirt, you wipe them off with a rag. Or, you melt them all down and cast your
own.Pictures would be ...
Posted in thread: Reloading on 11-16-2013 at 10:20 PM
Get an older copy of "ABCs of Reloading." If you are starting with handguns, get "Handloading
for Handgunners." Look on Amazon.Reloading is very simple. Any manual will cover the basics.The
Posted in thread: Where is the powder? on 11-16-2013 at 10:05 PM
Check ThirdGenerationShootingSupply and PowderValley. Both are currently out. Lohmanarms
appears to have 4lb containers available.I've been looking for Power Pistol for over a year and
keep wondering ...
Posted in thread: new reloading experince on 11-16-2013 at 10:01 PM
It also requires reading and thinking.
Posted in thread: JHP vs FMJ for loading on 11-16-2013 at 09:59 PM
Any lead-core jacketed bullet will use the same loading data. COL needs to be adapted for each
bullet and you ALWAYS start with the lowest starting load and work up.If you are asking if you
can just b...
Posted in thread: Question for the bullet casters on 09-03-2013 at 03:37 PM
>Originally Posted by noylj The barrel keeps it consistent. You should try it before you deny
it.>The problem with that philosophy is an over sized bullet may cause the case to swell enough
to not cha...
Posted in thread: Electronic powder dispensers on 08-29-2013 at 12:48 AM
Google "powder dispenser reviews" and you'll get lots of forums that have discussed this.
Posted in thread: 38 Spl. Military Brass on 08-29-2013 at 12:44 AM
You need to remove the primer crimp.