Handloader 256 Special Edition 2008
On the cover: Celebrating 100 years of John Wayne, the John Wayne Red River D Classic is a USFA Single Action .45 Colt with the Duke's "movie gun."
This issue features: Does it Matter? - Bullet Damage! by Chub Eastman, Elmer Keith Museum - Tribute to a Legend by Brian Pearce, Powder or Cartridge - Which Came First? - by R.H. VanDenburg Jr., Forkin Ruger .45 Colt - Bullets and Brass by Brian Pearce, .44 Special - Reloader's Press by Dave Scovill, USFA John Wayne Commemorative - From the Hip by Brian Pearce, .476 Enfield Mark III - Cartridge Board by Gil Sengal, Revolver Chamber Mouth Dimensions - Mike's Shootin' Shack by Mike Venturino, Accurate Powder No. 9 - Propellant Profiles by R.H. VanDenburg Jr., The Colt SAA - Pearce Shares Personal History by Brian Pearce, Casting Good Handgun Bullets and Plenty of them - Fast Pace Techniques by Mike Venturino, .44 Magnum - A Versatile Revolver Cartridge by John Haviland, A Short History of Handgun Cartridges - From Black Powder to Modern Magnums by John Barsness, And much more!