Category Archives: Roll your own ammo

This week’s preps

I made the trip up to the range today. The trip was a disappointment – the pistol pit was reserved for a pistol team practice (unpublished on the club schedule), there were a lot of people there, and it was … Continue reading

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Range Report: .308 Test Loads

I make the trek up to the rifle range this morning. (It’s odd that I get excited by seeing 17.5 MPG on the Jeep’s trip computer.) I spent three hours or so under overcast skies shooting rifles. I also did … Continue reading

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.308 Test Loads

I also worked up a couple of test loads for .308 Winchester. Nothing fancy: Black Hills brass, Hornady 168gr BTHP Match bullets, between 35 and 40 grains of Varget, Remington 710 primers. I’m well below max pressure and velocity. I’m … Continue reading

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Keep your powder dry

As recently mentioned, Natchez had the best price I was able to find on gunpowder. Eight pounds Varget, eight pounds Unique. Enough to load 1400 rounds of .308, and 11,200 rounds of 9mm. Now I just need the primers. Original … Continue reading

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Out of Stock, No Backorder

I’m trying to order some primers, small pistol or small rifle, in case quantities, from Midway. There’s quite a bit sold out. It’s troubling on so many levels. Hmmm, Natchez is sold out too. But, they do have the best … Continue reading

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More new gear

I’ve ordered some new gear, and received some new gear. First, the acquisition. I ordered a Sky High by High Noon Holsters. I got it on clearance from a dealer, for $51 plus $3 shipping. It arrived today. At first … Continue reading

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LINKS: Reloading Gear

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