Category Archives: Reloading

45 Colt Report

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Philip Mahin Last time we spoke, I said I would give you an accuracy report from my Henry 45 Colt shooting our #8820 240 gr JHC Sports Master so here it is. As much … Continue reading

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My Philmont Adventure

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Rich Machholz This story starts way back in February. Actually before that even, during the SHOT Show to be specific. During that time frame Mr. David O’Neill from the Boy Scouts of America approached … Continue reading

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Ammunition Accuracy Requirements 101

Written by Sierra Bullets Chief Ballistician Tommy Todd I load and shoot ammunition for a living. In my duties here at Sierra I constantly test bullet accuracy for our production needs. Because of this, I shoot a variety of different … Continue reading

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Super Clean Brass Without Breaking The Bank

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Gary Prisendorf I recently purchased 1,000 rounds of once fired 5.56 LC brass that was fully processed and ready to load. The brass had been wet tumbled, using stainless steel pins and looked great … Continue reading

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Long Range Load Development

Written by Sierra Bullets Product Development Manager Mark Walker [First published July 3, 2014]   Since I just put a new barrel on my F-class rifle this spring, I figured it might be a good time to discuss load tuning for … Continue reading

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Should I Outside Neck Turn My Brass?

Written by Ballistic Technician Paul Box This is a question we get just about every week. Should I neck turn my brass? Well, the answer can be yes….and no. Let’s look a little deeper into it. Naturally, if we had … Continue reading

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Sierra 110 gr Sierra Pro-Hunters in a M1 Carbine

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Gary Prisendorf I have always enjoyed collecting and shooting old military firearms.  One of my favorites has always been the 30 caliber M1 Carbine. Though many people will claim they are useless for anything … Continue reading

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