August 31, 2018: Hornady M-1 Case Tumbler

The last piece of reloading equipment added is the case tumbler to make the cases cleaner to show that I have some pride in my craftsmanship.  The second hundred rounds I reloaded were not cleaned.  Reading opinions of more experienced reloaders lead me to the conclusion that it is not necessary, but desirable.  I considered the wet versus dry methods and went with the dry media for my low volume needs. Continue reading

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June 5, 2015: H.R. 2283 – Stop Online Ammunition Sales Act of 2015

114th Congress:  Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman introduced this on May 12, 2015.  I’ll give you two guesses (but you only need one) which political party she affiliates with.  Another three guesses for which state she represents (Democrat from New Jersey, the other two guesses would have been New York and California). She has 30 co-sponsors from 13 states.  I am sorry to report three of them are from Florida (Reps. Castor, Frankel, and Hastings). 

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