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Hodgdon 777 – Powder For Times Of Shortages
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Hodgdon 777 – Powder For Times Of Shortages

Muzzleloading hunters love this powder. But most reloaders think it is not a cartridge powder. Turns out that Hodgdon 777 is a very fine cartridge powder for all straight wall cartridges. Probably not good for autoloading pistols because of the increased fouling, but otherwise, Hodgdon 777 is a real hoot to shoot – high fun […]
New For Summer In The Hot Lead Zone
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New For Summer In The Hot Lead Zone

Lots of new items, shooting and reviews coming up in the HLZ…and Happy Memorial Day to all as we commemorate all the heroes of today and yesterday… FortuneCookie45LCFortuneCookie45LC started posting videos on YouTube in 2012.  He has been a Reloader and Shooter since 1969.
The Rifle Leade And FreeBore Counterpoint
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The Rifle Leade And FreeBore Counterpoint

In all the discussion on seating bullets close to, at, or into the lands of our rifles in the currently popular search for sub 1/2 MOA accuracy and long range hitting, we have forgotten about the terms freebore and rifling leade. Let’s discuss these as a matter of counterpoint so we fully understand what we […]
Long Heavy Bullets In The 1 x 7 Twist 30/30
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Long Heavy Bullets In The 1 x 7 Twist 30/30

With the emphasis on long range high ballistic coefficient rifles today, along with the impending need of stabilizing long all copper bullets, shooters may be transitioning to fast twist rifles in all calibers… FortuneCookie45LCFortuneCookie45LC started posting videos on YouTube in 2012.  He has been a Reloader and Shooter since 1969.
Reloading Considerations For Our Revolvers
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Reloading Considerations For Our Revolvers

We’ve done Reloading Considerations For Our Lever Guns, so now let’s do this one. No one is an expert on revolvers because some of them don’t follow the rules. But here are some practical aspects for the wheelman shooters out there… FortuneCookie45LCFortuneCookie45LC started posting videos on YouTube in 2012.  He has been a Reloader and […]
Specific Reloading Considerations For Our Lever Guns
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Specific Reloading Considerations For Our Lever Guns

Every type of firearm, whether lever action, automatic, bolt, revolver, slide or single shot has special considerations for the reloading of ammo. Let’s start this video series with a discussion on lever actions – the specific reloading considerations. FortuneCookie45LCFortuneCookie45LC started posting videos on YouTube in 2012.  He has been a Reloader and Shooter since 1969.
Current State Of The Union On The Russian Shotgun Slugs
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Current State Of The Union On The Russian Shotgun Slugs

For users of the Russian slugs, this will be an updated review with new information. For new reloaders, this will be useful for those considering the reloading of their slugs. It’s about time for the State Of The Union on the Russian shotgun slugs… FortuneCookie45LCFortuneCookie45LC started posting videos on YouTube in 2012.  He has been […]
The MGM 30/30 Shooting 200 Grain Sonic Cast Bullets
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The MGM 30/30 Shooting 200 Grain Sonic Cast Bullets

It occurred to me that when we cast bullets, we get some unshootable reject bullets, but there are also a good number of shootable blem bullets. Why not load these for short range plinking, range and new shooter ammo? Will these give any satisfaction? Let’s find out…and if yes, we’ll have some useful ammo… FortuneCookie45LCFortuneCookie45LC […]
The 30:30 Barrel Adapter For 12 Gauge From Chaszel
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The 30:30 Barrel Adapter For 12 Gauge From Chaszel

These 12 gauge barrel adapters from Chaszel out of Toccoa, Georgia offers some serious versatility from any of our single and double barrel shotguns. The 45/70 barrel adapter has already tested out to be an excellent performer…let’s do a short tabletop review of these 30/30 adapters before we do the range testing …. FortuneCookie45LCFortuneCookie45LC started […]