Handloader 276 February 2012
On the cover . . . A pair of “new” .45 ACPs: a stainless Ruger SR 1911 and a Remington R1 Enhanced model. Pistol photos by Charles E. Petty. Background photo by Terry Wieland. This issue features: The Mysterious .44s- Reloader’s Press by Dave Scovill, .401 Herter’s Powermag- Bullets & Brass by Brian Pearce, .240 Weatherby Magnum- Cartridge Board by Gil Sengel, Alliant’s AR-Comp- Propellant Profiles by R.H. VanDenburg Jr., Case Trimming- Mike’s Shootin’ Shack by Mike Venturino, Battle of the .45 Colt Bulge- From the Hip by Brian Pearce, The Mystery of the .380 ACP- Pistol Pointers by Charles E. Petty, The “Latest” 1911s- New Pistols from Ruger and Remington by Charles E. Petty, Getting Down to Cases- The Joys (and Sorrows) of Brass by Terry Wieland, Investigating the Lever Revolution- Rubber-Tipped Bullets for Leverguns by Mike Venturino, .257 Weatherby Magnum- Handloads for a Hot Rod by John Haviland and much more!