Using powder coating on lead projectiles is fairly new (it has actually been around a lot longer than people realize but it has really begun to catch on recently. A lot of people who grew up and learned without it seem opposed to it; which is how I felt…at first. After I saw how much trouble it can save you, the additional velocities it allows you to get with lead and how much cleaner my barrel was, I became very, very curious.
When should you Neck Size (NS) versus doing a Full-Length (FL) resize on your brass?
QuickLOAD (sold by Neconos.com and around $152 at the time of this article) is amazing software of epic proportions that can be of great use to people who like to reload their own ammunition (but not limited to that…by far).
Making your own bullet lube is simple, easy and inexpensive. Now, this is not the “end-all, be-all” guide as there are more homemade recipes than you can shake a proverbial “stick” at.
Did you know that the change from percussion muskets and other muzzle loaders to the breechloading rifles of today is thought to have been dramatically moved forward due to a somewhat rare (and now “obscure caliber”) rifle called the “Snider Rifle”?
Amazon, Etsy and Gunbroker reviews are being imported into our main website.
Due to Hurricane Irma we were closed for several days and couldn’t ship.
Brass Tips & Tricks - Modifying 30-06 Brass for 8x57 (8mm/7.92x57mm) Mauser. Do you have an 8mm Mauser rifle and you either can’t find brass at your favorite store or don’t want to pay for expensive newly made ammunition nor want to use the old surplus that might be way “hotter” than your rifle can handle (IE: Turkish Surplus)?
Sometimes when you're done shooting and it wasn't a huge range day or you've got a couple small batches of brass, you'd like to get it cleaned quickly, easily and it's absolutely a bonus if the method is inexpensive. That's what we're covering here...a way to clean up some brass in a simple and easy way that doesn't cost a lot to get setup and has some ancillary benefits as well.
Just received our first shipment of Speer Gold Dot Bullets. We now have most of the more popular calibers in stock.
Started moving into our Englewood, FL retail shop on Monday.
Product Exchange (PX). We have instituted a new program to purchase reloading brass and bullets that customers may no longer need.
10% off on all in stock items from Friday, 30 June 2017 through Wed, 4 July 2017. Use coupon code 4July17. Additionally, all orders with products totaling $50 or more receive Free Shipping.
In remembrance of those fallen, we are offering 10% off on all in stock items from Friday, 26 May 2017 through Monday, 29 May 2017.
May 2017 is a Drawing Month! Each direct purchase (not through Etsy or Gunbroker) from our website during the month of May are automatically entered, each purchase is an automatic entry.
Joey has been with us now for over 12 years and has packed more brass and bullets than any of us combined.
Calculate your savings through out Reloading Cost Calculator.
All orders over $50 receive Free Shipping except for non-shippable items (powder, primers, ammo).
Reposting of our old blog entries from old site.
Our newly upgraded website went operational on Wed, 2/1/2017. It was a bumpy road but we think we have most of the kinks worked out of it. Check the news post for additional details.
We now stock all copper bullets for those in California and other places where studies indicating that potentially toxic lead fragments disperse up to 18 inches from the impacted area.
In honor of the 2nd Amendment, we are offering 10% off on all sales December 15th.
December 15th is 2nd Amendment Day. The purpose of this day is to raise awareness and support for our fundamental right to keep and bear arms, which is codified in the Second Amendment to the United States Constitution, and was ratified on December 15, 1791.
Starline 357 Magnum Brass For Sale with 20% OFF. Free Shipping on orders over $50.
50 S&W Magnum Starline Brass is now in stock! 50 S&W Brass for sale now from USRS. Starline brass bulk packaged, 50pk
We carry all copper bullets in stock for areas where lead projectiles are not allowed.
Short topic on jacked or plated bullets, many don't know the difference.
On Sat, August 7th, 2016, we attended the Tampa Gun Show. Although it was not as big as many we have been to (compared to LV, PHX, etc), it still had a good number of vendors and tradesmen.
Thanks to you and the results of our latest survey, USRS is now dedicated to helping the environment. So if some of your packages seem light, it’s only because we’re not using as much packaging material or unnecessary boxing.
We're always pleased when the ABF freight truck pulls in with a new load of Rainier bullets for reloading.
Press service released our info on Amazon halting brass sales.
On March 12th, 2016, Amazon quietly changed their Restricted Products list and as such Amazon discontinues brass sales.
Volume Density Measure for gunpowder is a common Lee dipper measurement. However, it must be converted to grain weight to use with standard reloading data.
41 Magnum Starline brass now in stock and ready to ship.
Berry's Bullets Now In-Stock. We've had several customers request we carry Berry Bullets, so we laid in a small line of their plated bullets.
Rainier 50 Caliber 335 grain Bullets In Stock
We just received our first order of Frontier bullets (Frontier Metal Processing).
223 Once Fired Brass In Stock from Top Brass
We are now a Barnes Bullets Dealer Just received a shipment of their XPB Hunting bullets and will be putting them on the website in the next day or so.