So I am looking at primers that a supplier has and I'm trying to figure out if its reasonable pricing with haz mat fees on what they have. What do you guys reload with, quantity, pricing, and brand and for what type of gun.
CCI small pistol #500 $26 for 1K plus haz mat
I finally got bullets to reload my 30/30 brass but never considered that I would not have the right primers since I have so many different ones. Anyway, the load data calls for large rifle primers and the only ones I can get are large rifle magnum primers.
Can they be used and if so should I...
So recently I bought a 1000ct box of small rifle primers to reload .223. Today I finally got some time to press some primers and after I got about 30 seated I realized I had a problem. The main box is marked "Small Rifle Primer 1000ct"; the small packs inside are marked "Small Pistol Primer...
Ok. Everyone has their opinions on 45 small primer brass vs 45 large primer brass. I've read the gambit of advantages and disadvantages. One is more accurate, less recoil, burns cleaner and so on. I really don't care about the arguments. My reason for converting the brass from one to the other...
Can anyone here recommend good book(s) (or combination of books/ DVDs) on firearms? I am looking to cover the following:
Overview of gun parts, and differences between various types of firearms
Introduction to ballistics and characteristics of different calibers and types of ammunition
lee turret press, lee 223 remington die, rcbs #10 shell holder
brass tumbled in rice/barley with a small amount of liquid wax.
visually inspected shell interior for boxer "single flashole"
I deprimed approx 30 or so, no problem. put it away for another day.
Reset the shell die +1/3-1/2 turn from...
From time to time I've seen threads on various forums complaining about the primer slide return spring on Dillon 550's. The factory spring works when everything is perfect, but doesn't return quickly enough on the upstroke when things are a little dirty, worn, or less than perfect. Replacing the...
I'd like to sell some reloading stuff I don't need.
1- Mec Super Sizer SS77 for 10 gauge _ $80 CASH
SOLD1-base with a Herters case trimmer, Power Measure and primer pocket cleaner _ $70 SOLD
I'm in Washingtonville, NY10992
If interested call me @ 845 614 5785
I saw some threads where people are complaining about 42 - 43/00/1000 primers. I got 7000 various primers from a distributor last week paid from 29.90 to 32.10/1000 and 41.00 shipping and haz mat. I have to add 5.85/1000 to break even. With a little profit I am up to 3.99/100 and 4.19/100 for...
So I have a few thousand SPP left to get me through the shortage, but I have reloading buddy's that are not so lucky. They are already running low and contemplating their options. Told them I would post here and see what the NYF conventional wisdom has to say on the subject.
A few months back &...
I picked up a few boxes of Federal Small Rifle for ~$26/K. Nothing but Magnum SPP with no expectation of getting any in stock for months.
Stock up on Small Rifles now kids, it is going to be a bumpy ride!
Is there a legal limit on the quantity of primers and powders we can have stored at home? I've heard remarks of 10,000 primers and 25lbs of powder, but nothing NY specific or concrete numbers or statutes backing it up.
I just got some from Wideners Reloading Shooters Supply out of Tenn within 4 days of my order.
Is very clean, all lead with no steel in the projectiles.. great for indoor ranges.
$200 per 1120 rounds on Stripper Clips per case and UPS shipping was reasonable.
28 boxes of 40 rounds (10 per...
hey guys, im thinking of making an ammunition display just for a little rainy day project. i have an inertia hammer so i can remove the main powder charge eaisily but is there any way to remove the primer without setting it off? or should i just press the projectile back on with the primer still...
I picked up some nickle plated 223 brass at teh range, didn't really pay much attention to it until today when I noticed it has a large primer in it. I'm guessing its a home job, kinda odd. Anybody else every see this, con'at find anything on the web about it being factory.