Best Ammo for Boar Hunting -Monday, June 3, 2024
Depending on what part of the country you are from, boar hunting is either a great sport or an essential environmental sustainability practice.
Best Ammo for Wingshooting -Friday, May 17, 2024
Dove hunting has quickly become one of the most popular forms of hunting worldwide, with the America’s being one of the best destinations out there. It is absolutely essential to pick the right dove ammunition. These birds aren't the toughest; they are sometimes hard to hit, but the wrong shot can easily ruin the meat.
Best Ammo For Upland Birds -Wednesday, May 8, 2024
One important part of upland bird hunting is choosing the right type of shotgun ammo for hunting. At first, picking the right upland hunting ammo can be confusing.
Best Ammo for Hunting African Game -Wednesday, May 8, 2024
Several factors should be considered when choosing the right ammo for African big game and plains hunting.
One reloader's personal experience and reflections in finding a suitable load for his 7.62x25 Tokarev.
A personal experience and opinion piece, on loading M2 ball ammo for the Garand.
How to Make a Bad Task Less Bad without Busting the Bank (featuring Lee Quick Trim). Authored by Worth Baldwin.
Choosing the right bullet for your firearm and purposes is no easy task. We're here to help with this guide on how to buy bullets.
Learn how to choose the best brass for reloading to ensure optimal performance for your firearm and get the most out of your reloads.
How to Dispose of Bullets and Recycle Brass Shell Casings - Use this guide to ensure you're safely disposing of (or recycling) bullets and bullet casings. Got questions? Talk with our ammunition reloading experts.
“Am I the Only One?” By Michael Allen -Tuesday, September 5, 2023
Reflecting on reloading and hobby shooting. “Am I the Only One?” By Michael Allen
Women’s Concealed Carry -Wednesday, August 23, 2023
In recent years, there has been a growing number of requests for concealed carry permits. You may be surprised to learn many of these requests have come from women. In fact, a recent Harvard study indicated that female firearm ownership has surged into the millions as 42% of American gun owners are women. Women want to feel safe and take ownership of their security; obtaining a concealed carry permit is a step toward this.
Full metal jacket/plated/lead - Which one to choose? Bullets, Bullets, and More Bullets - By: Bob Gordon
SYNOPSIS: A modification to the classic FN-49 battle rifle to make it safer top fire ammo (either factory or hand-loaded) that uses commercial primers.
Review and personal thoughts about Big Horn Armory's Model 89 - 500 S&W Magnum. (Credit to Eric Weinhardt)
Today we must get the best ‘bang for your buck’ when shopping, so we all do our comparisons. But are you really comparing apples to apples or are you just doing a quick check?
9mm Ammo Types: What You Need to Know -Wednesday, April 26, 2023
Buying the right type of ammo is important so how do you select the best? See our guide to 9mm ammunition types to learn more today.
Have you purchased a .38 for self-defense? If so, you're going to also buy the right bullet types for your gun.
Are you looking to take your target shooting experience to the next level? You're in good company.
Billing vs Shipping Address Verification -Wednesday, February 22, 2023
2/22/23 - Billing and shipping addresses must match, due to increasing amounts of credit card fraud.
Putting a face to the name - Jim Swindle -Saturday, February 18, 2023
Jim Swindle - Owner & Founder
Putting a face to the name - Talon Dietz -Wednesday, January 11, 2023
Talon Dietz - General Manager
Quantity Discounts back for projectiles -Tuesday, December 20, 2022
Quantity Discounts back for projectiles
USRS has launched Loyalty and Referral Rewards programs. Earn points by additional purchases and by referring others to USRS.
Clean Reloading Brass Part 2 -Sunday, November 6, 2022
Do you want to be the envy of all the reloaders at the range with clean and shiny brass casings? Here are step by step instructions on how to outshine your competition!
What is a Ringer? -Sunday, October 23, 2022
Never heard of a Ringer, or know what it is? This is becoming more common and is a big problem for reloading.
USA Reloading Supply -Friday, September 23, 2022
USA Reloading Supply has taken our Trademarked logo and has been using it, pretending to be US Reloading Supply.
With increasing ammunition prices, many shooters are reloading their own ammunition. Reloading with once fired brass can have many advantages, not only does it save you a considerable amount of money, but it also allows you to customize your ammunition loads according to your preferences...
As people start to get into reloading, they start to learn about its different aspects, which can be a little complicated for beginners. One of them is the difference between New brass and once-fired brass...
Product Search and Out of Stock Items -Saturday, April 9, 2022
With the current shortage of reloading components, we have added the sort option to show In Stock above Out of Stock items.
When you pick up brass from the range or purchase dirty casings, they may contain dirt, burnt powder, and soot. Reloading them without cleaning them properly can lead to ammunition failures or gun jamming. Here is a guide to everything you need to know about cleaning your bullet casing.
The 9mm is a common handgun round, used all over the world. It is used by Militaries and law enforcement agencies worldwide, and by civilians as well...
Beginner’s Guide to Reloading Ammunition -Saturday, February 12, 2022
Recently, with the increasing ammunition shortages around the country, many people have been getting into reloading bullets to save money. More and more people are beginning to understand the benefits of reloading. Not only is it a cheaper alternative, but it also gives you control over the customization of your ammunition.
Bent brass on Once Fired Brass casings -Monday, February 7, 2022
Can you reload brass that has been bent or dented?
Guide to 9mm Ammo: What You Need to Know -Thursday, February 3, 2022
9mm bullets are reliable, have real stopping power and is widely available, which makes it one of the best survival and self-defense calibers out there. Let’s take a deep dive into the history of the 9mm caliber and learn why it is so popular.
Lead bullets are by far the most widely used bullets ever created. From hunting and self-defense, to target shooting at the range, lead bullets can fit a variety of roles.
New Full Time Associate -Friday, April 2, 2021
We are very pleased to announce that Talon Dietz will join US Reloading Supply as our full time Sales & Operations Associate next month.
Where are all the primers? -Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Primers? Can't find them, so where are they?
What is Once Fired Brass (OFB)? -Wednesday, August 5, 2020
What is Once Fired Brass (OFB)? This is brass that has been fired at LEAST one time, it may have been shot once, or 10 times you really don't know.
May 2020 Reloading Update -Friday, May 8, 2020
As the COVID-19 pandemic scare continues, we are still rocking and rolling. Our hours have not changed, but our shipping has slowed down. During the first few weeks of this, we sold almost all our bullet stock as well as all the ammo we had
Crimped primers -Sunday, February 9, 2020
Most military brass (and some civilian) has a ‘crimp’ added to the primer to keep it in place during extreme conditions and sometimes a sealer is added.
Used, discontinued and clearance -Sunday, December 8, 2019
Just added to our website, used (presses, dies, etc) and discontinued items. Check it out and bookmark it as we add to it weekly.
Englewood FL Gun Show Nov 2019 -Tuesday, November 5, 2019
The Nov 2019, Englewood Gun Show had a good attendance and a lot of good vendors. Located at the Englewood Event Center, there was a lot of parking and the parking was free.
Wondering if you should reload your own ammo? Well, if you are, then you should know the advantages and disadvantages of that. Now, the advantages of reloading far outweigh its drawbacks. But still, there are some.
Rainier Bullets -Saturday, May 11, 2019
We recently received news that Rainier Ballistics was stopping production. Very sorry to hear this as they had top of the line products and a fine staff.
Website updates -Sunday, April 14, 2019
Over the next month we will be updating our website to add additional information and products.
Once Fired Brass -Monday, March 25, 2019
We have a number of once fired brass casings that are not listed on the website due to being in small quantities, if you are looking for something in particular, give us a call. We are also always looking for more brass, so stop by and drop off a bucket of your good once fired brass for cash.
Grand Opening photos -Friday, February 15, 2019
Grand Opening photos
Grand Opening -Monday, February 4, 2019
Grand Opening at our Venice FL location. Feb 16th
Drawing Winners Dec 2018 -Sunday, January 27, 2019
Our winners for the December 2018 monthly drawing were selected and were notified by email.
Moved New Location -Saturday, January 26, 2019
We've completed our move from Englewood to Venice Florida and are up and running again, stop by and say hi.
Veterans Day Sale -Saturday, November 10, 2018
Veterans Day Sale
Competition Shooters -Wednesday, October 24, 2018
How do serious shooters increase there accuracy at the range?
Used Equipment -Tuesday, October 9, 2018
We get a few people coming through that want to sell their used equipment or ammo. If you have an interest in buying anything, like presses, dies, etc, let us know and we'll drop you a note when someone wants to sell.
Happy 4th Of July 2018 -Tuesday, July 3, 2018
Wishing everyone a safe and happy 4th of July. Store will be closed Wed, and taking phone orders on Thu.
State Sales Tax -Monday, June 25, 2018
Sales Tax! No one wants to hear it or pay it, but as of last weeks Supreme Court decision, it is here to stay.
X-Treme Bullets Bankruptcy -Friday, June 22, 2018
X-Treme Bullets and their affiliated companies have submitted for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy.
Check and Dummy Rounds for Reloading -Saturday, June 9, 2018
Using a preset check or dummy round for reloading makes die or trimming setup much easier the next time around.
Etsy Bullet Listings Ended -Monday, May 14, 2018
Just a few days ago (May 10th, 2018), Bill from Etsy’s Marketplace Integrity team, notified us that our bullet (projectile tips) listings were removed due to them being classified as 'Prohibited Items'.
Steel cases with brass finish -Monday, April 30, 2018
Just because it looks like brass, doesn’t mean it is brass. Next time you are sorting your range brass, don’t skip the magnet check.
Boxer and Berdan primed brass, description contest
380 Auto and 9mm bullets -Sunday, February 11, 2018
Over the last few months, we've received a number of calls, emails and returns based upon a number of factors. As a certified reloading instructor, it appears that this item should be given a light review to ensure new reloaders are aware of the difference.
Forum Disabled -Monday, January 15, 2018
Due to the large number of spam comments being inserted daily, we have removed this feature until further notice.
Jewelry Shells -Saturday, December 30, 2017
Although most of our bullets and shells are used for reloading, several customers use them for decoration, art or jewelry.
Press Stand Mount -Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Homemade press stand from Home Depot parts.
How to Powder Coat Your Bullets -Saturday, November 4, 2017
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 Review -Thursday, September 28, 2017
QuickLOAD (sold by 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).
Make Your Own Bullet Lube -Friday, September 15, 2017
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”?
Product and Store Reviews -Friday, September 15, 2017
Amazon, Etsy and Gunbroker reviews are being imported into our main website.
Hurricane Irma -Friday, September 15, 2017
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.
Speer Gold Dot -Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Just received our first shipment of Speer Gold Dot Bullets. We now have most of the more popular calibers in stock.
Englewood FL Location -Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Started moving into our Englewood, FL retail shop on Monday.
Product Exchange (PX) News -Sunday, July 16, 2017
Product Exchange (PX). We have instituted a new program to purchase reloading brass and bullets that customers may no longer need.
4th of July Sale 2017 -Tuesday, July 4, 2017
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.
Remember2017 -Thursday, May 25, 2017
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.
Joey - Employee of the Month -Monday, April 17, 2017
Joey has been with us now for over 12 years and has packed more brass and bullets than any of us combined.
Free Shipping Over $50 -Monday, April 3, 2017
All orders over $50 receive Free Shipping except for non-shippable items (powder, primers, ammo).
News Postings -Monday, February 27, 2017
Reposting of our old blog entries from old site.
New Website 2017 -Friday, February 24, 2017
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.
2nd Amendment Day - Dec 2016 -Tuesday, December 13, 2016
In honor of the 2nd Amendment, we are offering 10% off on all sales December 15th.
Second Amendment Day - 2016 -Monday, December 12, 2016
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 -Thursday, November 10, 2016
Starline 357 Magnum Brass For Sale with 20% OFF. Free Shipping on orders over $50.
50 S&W Magnum Starline Brass -Wednesday, October 19, 2016
50 S&W Magnum Starline Brass is now in stock! 50 S&W Brass for sale now from USRS. Starline brass bulk packaged, 50pk
Buy Jacketed or Plated Bullets -Wednesday, September 7, 2016
Short topic on jacked or plated bullets, many don't know the difference.
Tampa Gun Show Aug 2016 -Wednesday, August 10, 2016
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.
USRS Shipping is Green -Thursday, July 7, 2016
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.
Rainier New Shipment Arrived -Sunday, April 17, 2016
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.
41 Magnum Starline brass now in stock and ready to ship.
Lee Volume Density Measure (VDM) -Sunday, January 10, 2016
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.
Berry's Bullets Now In-Stock -Wednesday, October 14, 2015
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.
50 Caliber 335 grain Bullets In Stock -Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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 -Friday, April 3, 2015
223 Once Fired Brass In Stock