Handloader 230 August 2004
On the cover . . . The Turnbull Cowboy Classic features color case frame and carbona blue on the barrel, cylinder and grip frame. Ivory stocks are by Jim Alaimo (nutmegsports.com) and engraving is by Adams & Adams, PO Box 66, Vershire, VT 05079. Photo by Gerald Hudson.
This issue features: Velocity Versus Barrel Length- Reloader’s Press by Dave Scovill, RCBS 45-270-SAA Bullets & Brass, .357 S&W Magnum- Cartridge Board by Gil Sengel, Hodgdon .45 Colt Data Warning- From the Hip by Brian Pearce, Compressing Powder Hunting Handloads by John Barsness, Norma 203-B- Propellant Profiles by R.H. VanDenburg, Jr., Turnbull Cowboy Classic Sixguns Made-to-order custom single actions. by Brian Pearce, Speer Bullets The legend of the yellow box. by John Haviland, The 6mm-284 A worthwhile wildcat? by Stan Trzoniec, Kimber’s 1911 .22 Conversion and Rimfire Target Pistol Rees gives two thumbs up! by Clair Rees, Statistical Analysis When fact becomes fiction. by John Barsness, Cast Bullet Practice Loads for the ’06 Real-world training with cast bullets and light loads. by Al Miller, Shot Pellet Performance Labisky tests plated and hardened shot. by Wallace Labisky, Puff-Lon Filler Product Test by R.H. VanDenburg, Jr., What’s New in the Marketplace Inside Product News by Clair Rees, Holland & Holland Bullets from LBT Powder Keg by Ross Seyfried. And much more!,