Tag Archives: Reloading

WIDENERS.COM Reloading Supplies

I love gun shops. Every trip I take, I plot my course through the local gun shop. Big or small, I try and buy something. As a former local small business owner, I feel the plight. However, sometimes, I need something they just don't have. So I turn to the internet. I've been buying reloading supplies … Continue Reading ››

LET’S GET STARTED RELOADING: THE RESULTS

Now that you’ve reloaded some ammo, let’s talk about the results. Hopefully everything went smoothly. As I’ve written before, if you are reloading semi-auto pistol rounds, a cartridge gauge is very helpful to eliminate ‘failure to feeds’ in advance. Several online sources such as Midway offer inexpensive go/no go gauges for checking reloads. Just … Continue Reading ››

Let’s Get Started Reloading: Components

Metallic cartridge reloading is the ultimate in recycling: you are the recycler and manufacturer of the recycled product. How cool is that! We’ve already touched on the equipment. Now, let’s talk about the components; the bullets and the cases.The best way is, of course, used brass. Hopefully, your own. Discards at the range are good, but … Continue Reading ››

Get Started Reloading

Reloading has been around for over a century. It was started out of necessity, but now reloading can be a great way to relax and have fun enjoying the shooting sports. If you are new to the shooting sports, reloading is the resizing of spent cartridges (brass), re-priming the case (the primer is the little … Continue Reading ››