I now keep all my ammunition-creation data on a computer. Sure, I’ll make notes when working up a new load or tweaking an existing one, but ultimately my data is stored digitally. Since my loading room is only steps from my computer, the transition from written to digital data has been easy for me. Now that I’m using the handloading app from RCBS, it’s even easier, and it also makes recreating my favorite loads when I’m at the loading bench more convenient.
Handloaders can now access their go-to reloading information straight from their phones and tablets, thanks to the new Hornady Handbook of Cartridge Reloading app available from the Apple and Android stores.
As long-range shooters develop more precise handloads, they're looking for powders that won't change performance with the weather. Winchester StaBALL 6.5 is designed to do just that.
Popular in Cowboy Action Shooting circles, Hodgdon's Trail Boss load has some unique properties that handloaders can exploit. We experimented with this powder in a few modern-day rifles.
After a long journey over most of a year, our resident handloader finds some success with his 224 Valkyrie handloads. See how it ends up here.