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

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,...

Lyman Products is introducing three new reloading presses in 2018, including the Brass Smith Ideal Press and the Brass Smith Victory Press.

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, including the Brass Smith...

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

45 ACP Fast Loads

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

Using Ramshot Enforcer and 230-grain bullets, .45 ACP muzzle velocities over 1,000 FPS at...

Reducing the power of .44 Magnum handloads can be easily and safely accomplished, but some attention needs to be paid to certain aspects.

Loading Down the .44 Magnum Safely

Lane Pearce - December 05, 2017

Reducing the power of .44 Magnum handloads can be easily and safely accomplished, but some...

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

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.

How to make .243 cases from .308 brass? Using a Hornady .243 Win. full-length sizer die, I reformed a couple pieces of each. I had no problems with the new commercial brass; however, the case neck thickness increased to 0.014+ inch.

How to Make .243 Cases from .308 Brass, Successfully

Lane Pearce - November 16, 2017

How to make .243 cases from .308 brass? Using a Hornady .243 Win. full-length sizer die, I...

Because the .300 Savage is so similar to the .308 Win., there are many handloading components available, except maybe new brass. IMR 4895 is the most versatile powder, but that simply means Alliant Reloder 15 and Hodgdon Varget are good choices, too.

.300 Savage Load Data

Lane Pearce - August 31, 2016

Because the .300 Savage is so similar to the .308 Win., there are many handloading components...

For reloading .44 Mag ammo, there are several powder options. Faster-burning powders are better for practice loads while the slow-burners are better for maximum velocities. Here's some .44 Mag load data to get you started.

.44 Mag Load Data

Layne Simpson - June 30, 2016

For reloading .44 Mag ammo, there are several powder options. Faster-burning powders are...

Handloading the .300 Whisper and AAC Blackout is no different than most other bottleneck rifle rounds. Brass is readily available, so tediously reforming .223/5.56 cases is no longer necessary.

.300 Whisper Load Data

Lane Pearce - April 11, 2016

Handloading the .300 Whisper and AAC Blackout is no different than most other bottleneck rifle...

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