HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: richmo1
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 1
Overall: 12805

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 108
BOT: 0
Total: 108
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Forums
02: Forums
03: Home
04: Home
05: Home
06: Forums
07: Forums
08: Forums
09: Forums
10: Home
11: Photo Albums
12: Forums
13: Home
14: Forums
15: Forums
16: Home
17: Forums
18: Your Account
19: Home
20: Forums
21: Home
22: Forums
23: News
24: Forums
25: Forums
26: Forums
27: Your Account
28: Forums
29: Forums
30: Forums
31: Forums
32: Forums
33: Photo Albums
34: Forums
35: Forums
36: Home
37: Your Account
38: Forums
39: Forums
40: Your Account
41: Forums
42: Forums
43: Forums
44: Forums
45: Forums
46: Forums
47: Forums
48: Forums
49: Forums
50: Forums
51: Forums
52: Your Account
53: Photo Albums
54: Forums
55: Forums
56: Forums
57: Forums
58: Home
59: Forums
60: Forums
61: Forums
62: Home
63: Home
64: Photo Albums
65: Forums
66: Forums
67: Photo Albums
68: Forums
69: Home
70: Forums
71: Forums
72: Home
73: Home
74: Forums
75: Forums
76: Forums
77: Home
78: Forums
79: Home
80: Forums
81: Home
82: Home
83: Forums
84: Home
85: Forums
86: Photo Albums
87: Forums
88: Forums
89: News
90: Forums
91: Forums
92: Forums
93: Home
94: Home
95: Forums
96: Forums
97: Forums
98: Photo Albums
99: Forums
100: Home
101: Home
102: Forums
103: Forums
104: Forums
105: Forums
106: Forums
107: Photo Albums
108: Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 307
 Pictures: 2392
  · Views: 643502
  · Votes: 1312
  · Comments: 86
 

Support our Advertisers

Finally, found some powder
Discussion regarding the reloading of ammunition and tuning of loads for accuracy
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » Reloading Ammunition

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
Donut Slayer
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jun 27, 2007
Posts: 594
Location: Pensacola, Florida

PostPosted: Thu Apr 25, 2013 3:48 pm    Post subject: Finally, found some powder Reply with quote

Been looking for some powder for a while now. Finally, the bass pro shops has gotten some it. Was able to pick up a pound of RL-19 today. Havent tried it yet in my '06, but have wanted to for some time. Looking forward to some load developement. Primers are still scarce a hens teeth.

_________________
Browning X-Bolt in 30'06. The work for a pet load starts again. Wink The more people I meet, the more I like my dog.
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
slimjim
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 16, 2009
Posts: 8037
Location: Fort Worth TX

PostPosted: Thu Apr 25, 2013 8:13 pm    Post subject: Re: Finally, found some powder Reply with quote

Yep, powder is scarce. I gave my buddy a keg of TAC. He has already paid for his and waited 16 weeks - still no word on when it will arrive. I did find all three of the bullets I needed for my six8 at MidwayUSA last week. They arrived today, yeah!

_________________
"To anger a conservative, lie to him. To anger a liberal, tell him the truth." - Theodore Roosevelt

"The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it." - Albert Einstein
Back to top
View user's profile
SingleShotLover
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Dec 26, 2007
Posts: 999
Location: Illinois

PostPosted: Fri Apr 26, 2013 4:56 am    Post subject: Re: Finally, found some powder Reply with quote

I had told a guy at work about Hodgdon CFE223 powder and he has been trying to get some for a couple of months now. He finally asked if I would be willing to let him have some of mine. I really hated to tell him "no", but since I have no idea when this situation will loosen up I'm not willing to short myself.

_________________
If you can't hit it with one, you probably can't with two either!

The biggest problem with a closed mind is that it never seems to come with a closed mouth.

SSL
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
slimjim
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 16, 2009
Posts: 8037
Location: Fort Worth TX

PostPosted: Fri Apr 26, 2013 8:22 am    Post subject: Re: Finally, found some powder Reply with quote

I wouldn't have said yes except he is a really good friend and his powder should arrive before I really need to use hwat I had.

_________________
"To anger a conservative, lie to him. To anger a liberal, tell him the truth." - Theodore Roosevelt

"The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it." - Albert Einstein
Back to top
View user's profile
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 14414
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Fri Apr 26, 2013 9:13 pm    Post subject: Re: Finally, found some powder Reply with quote

I have one mate, and one only, that I will share reloading components with...primers, powder, projectiles, shotgun wads, and hulls...but he is the same with me.

Anybody else I won't share with. I will help them out with a few loaded rounds, usually 12g, on the range if they are short to finish a round of Trap, but that's all.

Lending reloading components is like loaning money...something else I won't do...you don't always get it back and then only after you have chased it up.

_________________
Cheers, Vince Cheers

Illegitimi non carborundum
(Never let the bastards grind you down)

Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

"Nulla Si Fa Senza Volonta."
(Without Commitment, Nothing Gets Done)
Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
slimjim
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 16, 2009
Posts: 8037
Location: Fort Worth TX

PostPosted: Sat Apr 27, 2013 4:45 am    Post subject: Re: Finally, found some powder Reply with quote

Vince wrote:
Lending reloading components is like loaning money...something else I won't do...you don't always get it back and then only after you have chased it up.

Right now in the US, reloading components are harder to find and more valuable than cash.

_________________
"To anger a conservative, lie to him. To anger a liberal, tell him the truth." - Theodore Roosevelt

"The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it." - Albert Einstein
Back to top
View user's profile
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 14414
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Sat Apr 27, 2013 7:02 am    Post subject: Re: Finally, found some powder Reply with quote

I don't have a shortage of reloading components, but then again I don't have a heap either...just enough to keep me happy...for the moment.

One thing I do have though is about 3K Federal Match SP Primers. Not much use to me though as I only use LR these days.

_________________
Cheers, Vince Cheers

Illegitimi non carborundum
(Never let the bastards grind you down)

Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

"Nulla Si Fa Senza Volonta."
(Without Commitment, Nothing Gets Done)
Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » Reloading Ammunition
Page 1 of 1
All times are GMT - 7 Hours



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Advertisements
 


Valid CSS! Valid HTML 4.01!
Click to check if this page is realy HTML 4.01 compliant for speed :)

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of HuntingNut.com.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2011 by HuntingNut.com
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy

.: Upgraded to DragonFly 9.2 by Dizfunkshunal :.