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Alerts – National, State, and Local – Action Required!

It’s Your Second Amendment – Read and Weep, or ACT! The Choice is Yours! NYSRPA-alert – NYSRPA calls for Attorney General Schneiderman to investigate advertising agency for gun law violations.Video produced for gun control group appears to show multiple felony … Continue reading

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10-236-4.5 : It’s What’s Up Front That Counts

OK we’ve finished our first casting session and 5.5 of the 10 lbs. of lead we melted is sitting on our bench in the form of about 236 or so 165 Grain 30 Cal heads, and 4.5 lbs. or so is sitting … Continue reading

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To Crimp or Not to Crimp, That Is the Question – A Tale of the Tape

In the article, “Where the Road Leads – Two Gadgets That Called Out to Me.” I went on a bit about my theories regarding crimp on lead rifle loads. My thinking was that the vertical stringing I had experienced with … Continue reading

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Melt It, Pour It, and Wait for It to Get Hard! – Shoot for Less with Lead

Ok so you’ve gone out and bought or otherwise secured the stuff to make cast bullets. You’ve read through the Lyman Cast Bullet Handbook and you’re ready to start down the rabbit hole. You’re all dressed up in the appropriate … Continue reading

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Where the Road Leads – Two Gadgets That Called Out to Me

So, a while back, during the earliest stages of the component shortage, I had ordered 1500 heads (bullets) from Sierra, a long story short they took about 9 months to actually show up. During that time, and because I am … Continue reading

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A New York State of Mind – or How to Work Out Your Depression…

So, here I am a Long Island New Yorker, and as if that wasn’t bad enough, I also happen to be a shooter, High Power/Service Rifle, as well as pistol and the occasional shotgun and muzzleloader. As such, I can … Continue reading

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The Empire State – It’s gunna be fun!

I used to live in Chicago, where my Grandfather was often quoted as saying, “Trow da bum out!” He was referring to the illustrious long term Mayor Richard Joseph Daley, whom he considered the embodiment of Chicago’s political machine. I … Continue reading

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