Reloading and Ammunition

This category covers ammunition and reloading of ammunition.

  1. When It doesn't

    smell right, feel right Or sound right. Shooting my 629 snub nose (.44 special, reloads, cast powder coated bullets) today at the plate rack. Focusing on making those buggers drop when I hear what sounded like a click. Stopped, looked at my revolver. Stuck bullet. Squib load. I didn't hear a pop like you would normally expect when only the primer fires. A good reminder to stop and check when things don't seem right. I brought it home, used some Kroil and a hardwood dowel rod....
  2. The Best Inexpensive 9mm 115gr FMJ

    As a core part of my self-directed training, I spend a decent amount of time in the range (carefully) slinging bullets downrange; as a result, I work through a lot of ammo, especially 9mm. This comes from a few factors: 1) I strongly believe in the need for regular training (both supervised and not) for anyone who carries, 2) I am always working on improving my skills and am often training for the next competition (a fairly newer passion), and 3) I just really enjoy collecting and...
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