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  1. Best Magnum Handgun Powder for Lead Bullets?

    Handloading Procedures/Practices
    I'm well aware that the best way to cut down on barrel leading in revolvers is to shoot bullets that fit your forcing cones and barrel properly. But are there powders which burn cooler, or have other beneficial characteristics, when shooting plain base, non gas-checked cast bullets at magnum...
  2. Pull 'em or fire 'em?

    Handloading Procedures/Practices
    I bought some what I thought were 170 gr. .308 lead flat nose gc bullets from a private party over the internet. The bullets look flawless and I really wanted this load for my 30-30 for some hog work. But after loading some rounds, I tried to cycle them through the action. The bullets press...
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