Category Archives: reloading

Pulling bullets


Back in August 2009 (holy crap, has it really been that long?!!?!), I wrote about loading 45 ACP rounds with CCI Large Rifle primers. I am now finally getting around to busting these things apart. I chose to go with … Continue reading

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Gear check


So deer season is upon us, and I’m getting my gear ready. Silly season started at the range a few weeks ago with everyone dragging out their deer rifles. I had finished my load selection a few months ago and … Continue reading

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Tonight’s reloading quiz & advice


Quiz: Can anyone tell me which of these 45 ACP cases has the large rifle primer? ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​ Advice: In addition to double/triple checking the label on the box, you might also consider storing your large rifle primers in a … Continue reading

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No longer a Varget hater


Here are the results from my Sinterfire loads the other day. If you recall, I loaded a batch with Accurate 2460 and a batch with Hodgdon Varget. The Varget rounds surpassed the accuracy of rounds loaded with the Accurate powder. … Continue reading

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Back to the loading bench…..


I had written a while back about working up some .223 Remington loads using the 42 gr Sinterfire bullet. The first batch I worked up used Accurate 2460. I really wasn’t happy with how that batch shot. My shooting bench … Continue reading

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More thoughts on the Dillon 550


I’ve been running this press for a few weeks now, and I’m ready to share a few more thoughts on it…. My Lee dies work well. The guy who sold it to me said they would work, but followed it … Continue reading

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Dillon 550 Review


When I started reloading a few years ago, I started out on a Lee Pro 1000 that was given to me. It made my entry into the reloading world a little cheaper. This post isn’t going to be a bash … Continue reading

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