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Posted in thread: Re-loading and O.A.L. on 02-07-2014 at 08:16 PM
KG7IL Thanks for the info. I was just looking for Bergers locally but havent found a copy yet.
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Posted in thread: Re-loading and O.A.L. on 02-07-2014 at 03:00 PM
I agree and feel that i will leave this particular load as i have it. It was loaded with the
min. charge for that powder. I am not disregarding anyones concerns for safety and respect all
posts. I fel...
Posted in thread: Re-loading and O.A.L. on 02-07-2014 at 02:27 PM
From the info I have gathered recently I understand that factory ammo of given caliber is
loaded to SAMMI lengths to safely fit 99% of all handguns / rifles, what it doesn't mean is
that it is necessa...
Posted in thread: Re-loading and O.A.L. on 02-07-2014 at 02:08 PM
Well after reading several more articles about loading rounds longer than SAMMI spec OAL and
its advantages I tried it out myself.Standard for 40 S&W is 1.125, and then in some manuals it
is stated as...
Posted in thread: Thinking about the 226 on 01-02-2014 at 12:35 PM
I was just able to get my hands on a M&P compact and i am not sure i like it now. The trigger
pull is long and heavy every shot compared to my 226. I think i will keep looking now. I know i
can get a ...
Posted in thread: Too Careful? on 12-23-2013 at 01:45 PM
Eagle. Yes i do the powder weight check about every 20-30 loads. Im using a Hornady LNL and it
seems to throw consistent throws. What i did to help fine tune the throws was once it was
Posted in thread: Too Careful? on 12-22-2013 at 02:22 PM
Duddie i agree with your comment, i plan on getting a powder cop for my press, it will do the
Posted in thread: reloading is it worth getting into on 12-22-2013 at 01:38 PM
Just to throw my .02 into the posts.My perspective is this, along with the customization of
your personal ammo, the costs savings are real depending on your perspective and you can be
building ammo an...
Posted in thread: American Rifleman article on ammo shortage on 12-22-2013 at 01:20 PM
I am not sure abut 22 caliber but have seen 9 and 40 stocked more, although my local Gander Mt.
still likes to raise the price to $27/ 50 rnd box around their "sale" times.The AR article
graphs show t...
Posted in thread: Too Careful? on 12-22-2013 at 01:06 PM
I am new at reloading ( 40 being the only caliber so far) I've processed maybe 750 rounds and
shot them. At the onset (first 50 rounds) at the range i encountered a squib load, and being
the newbie I ...