Tag Archives: handloading

A Pistol Bullet for Deer Season

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Phil Mahin I have always wanted a lever action rifle chambered in 45 Colt.  I finally got my chance to purchase one last summer that I could use for deer season.  What I found … 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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Why Does Reloading Data Vary?

 Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Paul Box Everyday we get calls on our 800 line about why does data vary from one manual to another? It’s an honest question and we’re going to take a deeper look into why … Continue reading

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Velocity Increase In New Gun Barrels

Written by Sierra Bullets New Product Development Manager Mark Walker In a previous post, I discussed a couple of methods to tune a load to your barrel to help achieve the best accuracy possible. People most often work on load … Continue reading

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The Reloading Balancing Act

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Philip Mahin A lot of calls that come into the 800 room are made by shooters that are of a retiring age. That isn’t meant to be an insult but just something I’ve picked … Continue reading

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Sierra Introduces New 6mm 110 gr MatchKing Bullet

Sierra Bullets is proud to introduce a new addition to the legendary MatchKing® line.  Shooters around the world will appreciate the accuracy and extreme long range performance of our new 6mm 110 grain HPBT (#1575).  A sleek 27 caliber elongated … Continue reading

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Reloading 101: Fireforming Cases

Written by Sierra Bullets Ballistic Technician Duane Siercks What is fireforming? Fireforming is the process of creating custom fitting cartridge cases for your specific firearm. Having the “custom” cases can be very beneficial and really isn’t to hard to accomplish. … Continue reading

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