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Meet the Parents and Win A Custom Cleaning Kit

parentsnamed72
August 24, 2016
Name all of the cartridges, including wildcats that are based on these parent cases. The winner gets a complete custom cleaning kit for the firearm of their choosing from our Montana X-Treme line of cleaning products.

Keep them Shooting: Making .30-06 into 7.65 Argentine Brass

threesides72
August 18, 2016
Chances are that all you will need to do is lube a .30-06 case and resize it in the full-length sizer die, trim and then chamfer in order to have a supply of good quality, reasonably inexpensive brass for that old Mauser.

The .25-20: From Black Powder to Blackhorn 209

2520collage
August 12, 2016
Jim Waddell loads for an old favorite, The .25-20 Winchester.

Ben Thorn: The Six-Gun Sheriff

bscacowboy
August 4, 2016
Jim Waddell tells the story of Ben Thorn, California's 6-Gun Sheriff.

Looking at Cartridge Efficiency

Different Cartridges, same parent case: Which is more efficient?
July 25, 2016
The .22/243 Win. wildcat is fast and flat. The .358 Winchester is more at home in the deep woods where its heavy bullet is more than a match for deer and black bears. They are both based on the .308 Winchester case. Which is more efficient?

A Devil in Baggy Pants

head253672
July 19, 2016
Gene Haynes says he isn't much of a writer, but he is wrong. Great writers tell stories from the heart and Gene has much to say.

Dear Labby, What is a Piezo Transducer?

DearLabby
July 12, 2016
Dear Labby, Can you give a little detail to the piezo transducer and it’s operation? How does it function? Where would you screw it into on the M1 Garand. The AR-15? The 1911? Thanks, Bill M.

Tight-Neck Tragedies

barrelstamp72
July 7, 2016
Custom tight-necked chambers can cause unexpected pressures Learn the cues and how-to's to avoid this potential problem.

Labby Explains Trajectory

parallelplanes72
July 7, 2016
Why does a bullet raise up? When you plug in your bullet into a computer it’s always high for a while and then low. My friend says that its spin makes it roll up above where you aim in the first fifty yards and then it drops back down. Is that right?

Dear Labby: Questions For Our Ballistics Lab

DearLabby
July 7, 2016
Write to us with your ballistics and shooting questions. Dear Labby is here to help.