The Firing Line Forums

Go Back   The Firing Line Forums > The Skunkworks > Handloading, Reloading, and Bullet Casting

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old January 23, 2006, 10:56 AM   #1
PDshooter
Senior Member
 
Join Date: March 30, 2000
Location: Illinois (PRI)
Posts: 599
Cold outside.....Reload

It's just to cold for me to be outside at the range......And this is the time I'll catch up on my AR loadings. I like these once pulled bullets from "Hy-techammo......."Elcheapo" 62gr.
Pick up 5K on my door step $25
__________________
Life member NRA
20yrs guard .
MOS 63H 11B 43E
Shoot Shovel Shut-up!
PDshooter is offline  
Old January 23, 2006, 02:22 PM   #2
Poodleshooter
Senior Member
 
Join Date: August 7, 2000
Location: Floating down the James River in VA
Posts: 2,541
I go outside and cast when it's cold. 10lbs of 750deg lead keeps the immediate vicinity somewhat warm.
M855 pulled bullets do very well in my 1in 7" Colt. They're about the only bullet that does well in that rifle,however.
Poodleshooter is offline  
Old January 28, 2006, 11:14 AM   #3
Swede
Member
 
Join Date: June 17, 2001
Location: Mpls MN
Posts: 32
I mentioned reloading during the winter once because what else was there to do and the reply was there is ONE other thing they could think of.

So you are using Winchester brass with no crimp. How about the powder charge?
Swede is offline  
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:13 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
This site and contents, including all posts, Copyright © 1998-2014 S.W.A.T. Magazine
Copyright Complaints: Please direct DMCA Takedown Notices to the registered agent: thefiringline.com
Contact Us
Page generated in 0.05698 seconds with 9 queries