Handloader 272 June 2011
On the cover . . . The Ruger Hawkeye 6.5 Creedmoor (right) is shown with a custom FN Mauser 6.5x55. Both rifles feature Leupold scopes. Photo by John Barsness. Pistol photos by Yvonne Venturino. This issue features: The (Almost) Forgotten Colt Thuer- Shooting a Footnote by Terry Wieland, Handloading the .270 Winchester- New powders and bullets make it better than ever by Brian Pearce, Case Preparation- Thoughts on a Critical Component by R.H. VanDenburg, Jr., What’s New in the Marketplace- Inside Product News by Clair Rees, Shooting – and Limits of Human Ingenuity- In Range by Terry Wieland, Bullet Diameter Versus Pressure- Reloader’s Press by Dave Scovill, .44 Special Data Dangers- Bullets & Brass by Brian Pearce, .360-21⁄4-Inch Express- Cartridge Board by Gil Sengel, Handgun Hunting- From the Hip by Brian Pearce,The .38 Colt, aka .38 Long Colt- Mike’s Shootin’ Shack by Mike Venturino and much more!