MidSouth Shooters SupplyLee PrecisionRotoMetals2ADvertise here
Graf & SonsInline FabricationTitan ReloadingStainLess Steel Media

Tab Content
  • LenH's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:44 AM
    For pistol brass, mostly .45 ACP are reloaded until they split. But when you rotate brass out of a 5 gallon bucket they don't get reloaded that often, and I try and keep at least 2k loaded at all times. I shoot Bullseye matches so these aren't full...
    35 replies | 575 view(s)
  • LenH's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:20 AM
    I also started a long time ago. A friends dad was a reloader and a caster of his own bullets. I had an opportunity to go with these guys one Sunday afternoon. Mr. Sonny handed me a box of .45 Colt and a Ruger Blackhawk and told me to put the...
    11 replies | 372 view(s)
  • LenH's Avatar
    12-07-2017, 08:53 AM
    I have been using a digital controller for an old electric smoker. The heating element is rated for 1000 watts and the unit will keep the temp where I set it. I keep probes for different things. The smoker, the lead pot & for the toaster oven when...
    26 replies | 817 view(s)
  • LenH's Avatar
    11-29-2017, 03:20 PM
    LenH replied to a thread Reloading Room Music in Cast Boolits
    Anything from John Dawson Winter, John Prine, Muddy Waters or Howlin Wolf.
    91 replies | 1816 view(s)
  • LenH's Avatar
    11-28-2017, 10:12 AM
    Sometimes you think you have enough molds and then you get that e-mail from NOE and they have a sale on molds. and then.................................. I started out with one mold, a double cavity Lyman 454-424, a Lee 4# pot and a Lyman ladle...
    46 replies | 1355 view(s)
  • LenH's Avatar
    11-28-2017, 09:49 AM
    Not knowing what you are going to cast, my usual reply is, `FIT IS KING'. Everything else is secondary. BNH is relative to what you are shooting. In pistol non magnum loads I have used 9 to 12 BNH lead with no problems. For rifle I have an alloy...
    26 replies | 589 view(s)
  • LenH's Avatar
    11-24-2017, 09:17 PM
    I spent the most of the day with my grandson, 3 but thinks he is 6 or 7. My son brought him at 7 and he lay on my shoulder and slept til 8. that was the best hour of the day. I haven't been off the place all day and for that I am thankful.
    25 replies | 1182 view(s)
  • LenH's Avatar
    11-20-2017, 12:35 PM
    I currently keep my alloys in bolt kegs with the lids and bands around the lids. They are roughly 7 gallon size metal buckets. I can get these if they are not bent all to pieces.
    63 replies | 2200 view(s)
No More Results
About LenH

Basic Information

About LenH
East Arkansas
Casting, Reloading, Shooting,Cooking, sausage making and being a general irritation to my family.
Structural Steel Detailer


Total Posts
Total Posts
Posts Per Day
General Information
Last Activity
Yesterday 12:22 PM
Join Date
Abbreviations used in Reloading

BP Bronze Point IMR Improved Military Rifle PTD Pointed
BR Bench Rest M Magnum RN Round Nose
BT Boat Tail PL Power-Lokt SP Soft Point
C Compressed Charge PR Primer SPCL Soft Point "Core-Lokt"
HP Hollow Point PSPCL Pointed Soft Point "Core Lokt" C.O.L. Cartridge Overall Length
PSP Pointed Soft Point Spz Spitzer Point SBT Spitzer Boat Tail
LRN Lead Round Nose LWC Lead Wad Cutter LSWC Lead Semi Wad Cutter
GC Gas Check