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Misprints, Misunderstandings and Lies: How to Talk to a Liberal Firearms Expert

April 26, 2017
Have you ever argued with a liberal firearms expert? Here are some useful facts to help move the conversation along.

Caliber Confusion: Why are .38 Specials .36 Caliber?

April 20, 2017
The fact that .38 Specials can be fired in a .357 Magnum chamber is well known. Why they are called .38s is a little more obscure.

LT-32 and the Varmint Shooter

March 24, 2017
Will Scherer puts LT-32 through its paces with his broad collection of varmint rifles.

Ramshot Recalls Recent Lot of Hunter

March 16, 2017
If you purchased Ramshot Hunter powder after August, 2016, check to confirm that you do not have Lot 489. Information can be found on the back of the one pound bottle.

The 6X45 for Varminting.

February 6, 2017
Will Scherer shares his love of the 6X45, another useful wildcat based on the .223 Remington.

Remember to Inspect your Brass

January 27, 2017
Two cases nested together caused problems for an experienced handloader. By Jeremy Brown

Letters to the Editor

December 16, 2016
Our Readers are encouraged to share their input and opinions regarding stories that appear in this magazine. Since we like our readers to also be writers, sometimes their views and ideas may differ from ours here at Western Powders. We encourage freedom of thought here. Please read, consider and respond.

What is a “Match Grade” Pistol Barrel?

November 11, 2016
Andrew Jarvis discusses what makes a match-grade barrel.

How Does Barrel Length Affect Blackhorn 209 Performance?

September 9, 2016
A Blackhorn 209 Expert looks at Barrel Length and Velocity.

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

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.