Reloading Data

Reloading data for a variety of rifles and other guns from the Gun Digest Cartridges of the World series.

Gun Digest Book of Green Shooting: Non-Toxic Ammunition for Shotguns, Rifles & Handguns

Reloading Shotgun Shells: With Non-Toxics, Stick to the Load Data

If you are already familiar with the basics of reloading, you probably know that non-toxic loads are a little different in composition – in the load data or recipe – and that you can never simply substitute ingredients. Find out what's available in non-toxic shotshell loads, how they perform, keys to successful reloading for...

Reloading for Handgunners

The Reloading Book Winner Is . . .

Thanks to everyone who commented to enter the drawing for a copy of "Reloading for Handgunners", and a hearty welcome to all the new Inside Gun Digest Books blog readers. As it turns out, whether or not reloading saves money, a whole bunch of you are doing it, or want to.

Essentials of Reloading

Performance-Enhancing Loads: Reload Your Own to Get What You Need

Accuracy is often listed among the top three reasons for reloading your own ammunition. Handloading ammunition allows you to customize loads to draw the maximum degree of accuracy from your gun, and to tailor the loads to your needs for a particular hunt or competition.

Big Fat Book of the .45 ACP

Will Reloading the .45 ACP Make You a Sloppy Reloader?

The .45 ACP may be one of the easiest calibers to reload (perhaps tied with the .38 Special). The question is, can the ease of loading the .45 lead you to develop sloppy ammunition reloading habits? Patrick Sweeney thinks so, and he talks about it in the "Gun Digest Big Fat Book of the...

Cartridge comparison poster

Ammunition Reloading: Get It Right With A Cartridge Poster

If your ammunition reloading activities lead you to load similar calibers, extra caution is needed to keep the cases, loaded ammunition and, in some instances, bullets separate. A poster with full-size images of cartridges can help you get it right the first time.

Cartridge and Reloading Data

Book Giveaway: “Cartridges of the World” Goes to . . .

Thanks to everyone who entered the drawing to win a copy of "Cartridges of the World." Looking at the comments, it's clear that reloading data is not only interesting to ammunition reloaders - shooters, hunters and collectors were well represented.