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New from Lyman: Brass Smith Precision Powder Funnel Set

If you’re loading precision rifle ammunition, you’ll need a reliable way to dump powder charges into your cases. A good powder funnel is the answer! But some funnels will have too much static cling, holes that are too large or too small, and not seat well on the mouth of the case you’re charging. The […]

TriggerScan TS-11 Trigger Profiling Tool: Overview and Pistol Trigger Scans

The trigger is one of the most important components for any handgun, rifle, or shotgun. Trigger dynamics will affect accuracy, high-speed shooting characteristics, gun safety, and more. So it stands to reason that a good understanding of complex trigger dynamics is imperative when making a firearm purchasing decision, evaluating an old firearm, or quantifying changes […]

Forster Bushing Bump Die in 6.5 Creedmoor: Overview and Setup

If the goal for your reloads is precision without a compromise in function, the Bushing Bump Die from Forster is worth a look! Normally you’d have to choose between full-length sizing and neck-only sizing with the drawbacks inherent in each type of sizing. With the Forster Bushing Bump Die you get precise control over neck […]

Ultimate Reloader Deal: Get 10% off Brass at Capital Cartridge

You are here because you reload, and to reload you need brass! I wanted to let everyone here know about an ongoing deal I’ve put together with Capital Cartridge: get 10% off your first order! Here’s some details, and a glimpse into some upcoming stories here on Ultimate Reloader: Here’s the coupon code: So if […]

Ultimate Reloader Spring 2018 Update

Hello everyone! I wanted to give you all a quick update on what’s coming here on Ultimate Reloader, as well as some pretty awesome changes to the GavinToobe YouTube channel (home of Ultimate Reloader). Here are the updates! GavinToobe YouTube Channel Refresh GavinToobe started out as the YouTube channel for Ultimate Reloader videos (mostly). In […]

Big Grains: Big Bore Ammo without the Big Bore Price

I’ve got to admit something: I’m totally obsessed with 500 S&W Magnum. Seems like every time I go to grab a handgun, it’s at the top of my mind. And I guess it’s not hard to understand why- it’s big, it’s bad, it’s powerful, and it’s just pure fun. But what’s not fun is paying […]

Lyman Brass Smith Ideal Presss: From Unboxing to Loading

Ever since the SHOT show this year, I’ve been eagerly awaiting the opportunity to get hands-on with the new Brass Smith reloading presses from Lyman. Well that time has come! Last week I got my Lyman Brass Smith Ideal press, and this week I got my Inline Fabrication Mounting plate (Brass Smith presses have same […]

Alliant 2400: Versatile Magnum Pistol Powder

There are some powders that are so versatile you’ll always want to have a supply on hand. If you shoot any magnum pistol, Alliant 2400 is one of those powders! I’ve been using Alliant 2400 for a decade now, and have gotten some great results using it for both 357 Magnum, and for 44 Magnum. […]

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