Monthly Archives: March 2016

Leave It Better Than You Found It

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Gary Prisendorf With today’s political atmosphere it seems every time we turn around, someone or some group is attempting to chip away at our hunting rights and our Second Amendment right to keep and … Continue reading

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The Foundation To An Accurate Load…..Brass

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Paul Box We all know that it takes many things in the making of an accuracy load. We have to have a good barrel. It has to be fitted to the action proper. A … Continue reading

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Equipment for the Beginning Reloader

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Philip Mahin There have been a lot of books written about reloading 101, but I still get phone calls on the subject, so I’m going to write this one for those who couldn’t get … Continue reading

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Reloading 101: Case Diagnostics Part II

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Duane Siercks Once again I have a few cases that were brought in that have some issues. Careful case examination is one of the most important safety aspects of the reloading process. I try … Continue reading

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Sierra Bullets Outlet Store To Be Closed For Good Friday and Inventory

Please note: The Sierra Bullets Outlet Store will be closed on Friday, March 25, for Good Friday.  The Outlet Store will be closed on Monday, April 4, and Tuesday, April 5,  for inventory. We apologize for any inconvenience this may … Continue reading

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5.56 and 223 Remington

Written by Sierra Bullets Technician Rich Machholz Physically these two cartridges are identical with only the headstamp alluding to anything being different. A quick look at the accompanying chamber specs show the differences quit clearly.   Tiny differences in body dimensions … Continue reading

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