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A BIG Thank you!

To all who have followed me! I wanted to take a minute to thank everyone who has followed me here and on YouTube, to the folks who have prayed for my speedy recovery, to the folks who reached out and checked on me. You are the people who make this world a better place, my […]

Homebrew Case Lube: Sulfurized Canola Oil

One of the most frustrating parts of reloading is when the rim tears off a case, leaving the case stuck in the sizing die. When it happens, this problem is usually attributed to inadequate lubrication of the case. I have used a number of case lube products for sizing brass over the years, but recently […]
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The Headspace Site … is like a Forum?

I created the Headspace site (https://headspace.thereloadersnetwork.com) several months ago as a place for our community to interact.  You will find a link to that site in the menu under the Community heading.  We have not done much advertising of the site yet, and you’ll likely see some more advertising soon, but I wanted to take […]
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SHOT Show 2020

Next week I will be attending SHOT Show in Las Vegas, NV. For those unaware, SHOT stands for Shooting, Hunting, and Outdoors Trade, and it is a massive annual industry trade show. There are multiple acres of exhibit space, and thousands of exhibitors. I am attending to spread the word about our community here at […]
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AKV review coming soon

I took the AKV that Santa brought me out for a spin today. The initial sighting in resulted in some keyholes, but I took off the brake and reinstalled it and no more issues.  I’m going to put a few thousand rounds through it over the next couple weeks and then do a review. Let me […]
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Making a Cast HP with a Drill . . .

Last week I came across an interesting video about using a drill motor and a home made jig to make Hollow Point Cast projectiles out of your solid casts you already have. This way, you don’t need an expensive HP mould to get into loading and testing the HP Cast. This is the video I […]
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Micrometer Seating Dies, Forster.

Welcome back, reloaders!   Let’s get down too it.   I was browsing through Brownells website the other day and decided to try out the famous Forster Micrometer Seating dies and do a review. I’ve heard a lot of hype around Micrometer dies in general and especially this one.   If you follow any of […]

Range day with the TC Encore

I took the new 357 Remington Maximum Encore to range today with mixed results. I shot H110 powder under.. 180 XTPs at 2.060″ reached 2128 fps 180 HCFPs at 2.245″ reached 2103 fps 200 FTXs at 2.35″ reached 2056 fps The charge weight for the XTPs was 22-23gr, for the HCFPs it was 23-24 gr, […]
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Gordons Reloading Tool (GRT), How to Start Using

Back in June 2019, a new internal ballistics simulation program became available to the reloading community, it is known as Gordons Reloading Tool (GRT). It was announced on TRN by Marcus of Wiederlader TV in the TRN post just below this paragraph.  I had been using a similar program known as QuickLoad, but was very […]