Should you handload your own ammo?
June 13, 2019
I know most of you reading this do not hand load your own ammo. Let me attempt to convince you that you should. These are my reasons.
First is always economy. It doesn't matter what cartridge you want to load, once you have the empty cartridge case, that you will throw or give away if you don't reload it, you will be able to load it for at least a 50 percent savings. If you cast your own bullets (primarily for handgun cartridges) the savings is approximately 90 percent.
I have saved ammo components all my life. I am still loading and shooting powder I bought 30 years ago. You can imagine w...