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Gunpowder's Contribution to Recoil

Brad Miller PhD - November 26, 2018

Some shooters may not realize how gunpowder affects the amount of recoil they feel when they fire their favorite guns. Here's the lowdown.

Inceptor Component Bullets

Lane Pearce - November 19, 2018

Lane has been handloading ammo for a long time, and he says reloaders have never had it so good.

Speer Handloading Manual Number 15

Lane Pearce - October 11, 2018

It's been 10 years since Speer put out a new reloading manual, but this new edition was worth the wait.

Fillers for Reduced Rifle Loads

Allan Jones - October 10, 2018

Two classes of fillers for reduced rifle reloads are 'puffballs' and granular. Puffballs are the most troublesome, but granular is no cure-all.

Speer Releases Handloading Manual No. 15

Shooting Times Online Editors - August 13, 2018

Speer Ammunition announced its newest volume of handloading expertise: The Speer Handloading Manual No. 15.

Alliant Sport Pistol Powder

Brad Miller, Ph.D. - August 03, 2018

Alliant's recently released Sport Pistol powder meets the needs of sport shooting- cleanliness and versatility- with a wide range of popular pistol calibers and bullet types.

Loads For The Bullseye Shooter

Brad Miller, Ph.D. - June 29, 2018

An accurate bullet paired with the right powder and primer can do wonders for getting the best accuracy from your 1911.

The Hornady 6.5 Precision Hunter

Joseph von Benedikt - June 28, 2018

This new short-action magnum cartridge from Hornady could be the best 6.5mm hunting cartridge ever.

The .303 British

Allan Jones - June 01, 2018

This rimmed battle round started as a blackpowder cartridge in the late 19th century and served the British Empire for nearly seven decades.

How Long Will Your Handloads Survive?

Shooting Times Online Editors - June 01, 2018

Properly stored in a relatively cool environment, the shelf life of your handloads, primers, and propellants should be many, many years.

Lyman Products Reloading Kits Include Essential Tools to Start Reloading

Shooting Times Online Editors - April 24, 2018

Lyman Products is introducing three new reloading presses in 2018: the Brass Smith Ideal Press, the Brass Smith Victory Press, and the Brass Smith All-American 8 Turret Press.

Fast Loads For The .45 ACP

Brad Miller, Ph.D. - January 02, 2018

Using Ramshot Enforcer and 230-grain bullets, .45 ACP muzzle velocities over 1,000 FPS at safe, standard-level pressures are possible.

Loading Down the .44 Magnum Safely

Lane Pearce - December 05, 2017

Reader Dan Hobart recently asked, "Why should any handloader be concerned about fouling caused by

Static Electricity and the Reloader

Allan Jones - November 30, 2017

Static electricity in a reloading setting can be of concern. Here's how to deal with it. As I

How To Make .243 From .308 Successfully

Lane Pearce - November 16, 2017

Reader Frank B. Oudkirk recently asked how to make .243 Winchester cases from .308 Winchester brass

Reloading the .300 Savage

Lane Pearce - August 31, 2016

Not many people know that the .300 Savage was the starting point for the U.S. military 7.62x51

Reloading the .44 Magnum

Layne Simpson - June 30, 2016

For maximum velocity in .44 Magnum handloads, the author recommends slow-burning powders. When

Loading the .300 Whisper

Lane Pearce - April 11, 2016

If you follow my column, you probably know I'm a retired aerospace engineer. Engineers are

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