Handloader 228 April 2004
On the cover . . . The Ruger Model 77 MKII 6.5x55 Swede is outfitted with a Nikon 4x scope in Ruger rings. Rifle photo by Gerald Hudson. Red fox photo by Ron Spomer.
This issue features: Jay Postman (1937-2004)- Reloader’s Press by Dave Scovill, Midrange Sixgun Loads (continued)- From the Hip by Brian Pearce, .22-250 Remington Cartridge Board by Gil Sengel, Speer Big Game Bullets Hunting Handloads by John Barsness, .454 Ruger Extraction Bullets & Brass by Brian Pearce, The Little 6.5s Petite but effective. by John Barsness, Handloading the .300 Remington Ultra Mag Pearce tests the RUM. by Brian Pearce, The Grand Greener An English rifle for an American lady. by Ross Seyfried, Remington Hull Longevity Lifespan of a shotshell. by Wallace Labisky, Bullet Diaries Dedicated to the underappreciated projectiles. by Ron Spomer, In Defense of the .44 Special A second opinion. by Al Miller, Extending Case Life Getting the most out of your brass. by John Haviland, Catalog Corner Special Advertising Section, What’s New in the Marketplace Inside Product News by Clair Rees, Book Reviews, Keeping Softnose Bullets Soft Powder Keg by Ross Seyfried. And much more!