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New reloaders find help in your area

#1 Post by Kevinofborg » Sat Jun 17, 2017 4:49 pm

Re-post of Morgan12's 5/1/2011. Since I was unable to find Morgan12 in a search I guess be may be inactive and or not on the new forum. That being said, you can PM me and I will try to carry the torch on this one. I will yield this back if Morgan12 wants it back. I also did not want to add the replies to the original as some may no longer want to continue being a mentor.

I'm starting this tread in response to Burner's post about helping new reloaders get started. I think this would be great for new loaders and for people who may be looking at buying equipment that current people use. I'll try and keep these listed by States.

So here goes if you would like to add your name to the list please PM me (now kevinofborg) with the information below:

Your State:

Area/Closest City: (No need for exact towns I don't want any people other than those I'll be helping know where I live)

Type of loading: Shotshell/Metalic

Calibers Loaded:

Type of Equipment: (Manual Indexing / AutoIndexing / Single Stage; also if you want to add type of Press Mec 650, RCBS Rock Chucker, ETC)

Years Loading:

Contact Info: (I'd perfer to be contacted via email @ ; Or I perfer to be contacted by PM)

Other Info: (I also reload black Powder, We can go to the range afterwards, Please provide your own components, ETC)
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Re: New reloaders find help in your area

#2 Post by Burner » Sat Jun 17, 2017 7:43 pm

Monroe , Michigan.

Been reloading well over a decade.

I can get you started with good safe basic reloading. I have been teaching newbies for years.

Rifle, pistol, some shotgun, black powder cartridges

Calibers, I have dies for Most common milsurp rifles and pistol. Many civilian rifle.
7.62 x 54, 7.62 x 39, 308 win (7.62 x 51) 30-06, 8mm, 7.7 jap. 6.5 jap, 7.5 Lebel, .303, 45-70, 30-30, 300 savage, 8mm-06 BI. 338 win mag.
45acp, 45 colt, 40 S&W, 9mm, 9mm mak
12g, 16g
Probably a few more I'm not remembering.

If I don't have the Dies. TommyT does. He is in the Toledo Ohio area. And will do this also

Equipment, Single stage, manual index turret, Self indexing turret, Progressive press. Lee, Lyman, Herters, MEC

Cartridge conversion. Making 8mm Mauser, 7.7 Jap .

Basic annealing.

Some Bullet casting/Powder coating.
Aint nothing you cant fix with five gallons of diesel and a match.

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#3 Post by CDFingers » Sun Jun 18, 2017 10:03 am

Chico, CA. Reloading for about 15 years. .45-70, .45LC, .357mag, .38spec, .308, 7.62x54r, .30-06, .30-30, 8x57, 7x57, .303. Single stage press, balance beam scale, minor gun smithing, stock work.

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#4 Post by sowbelle » Sun Jun 18, 2017 6:28 pm

Chattanooga TN
I have been reloading for about ten years.
9mm .38 sp .45 .30-06 8mm .303 7.62x39 .223 7.62x54r
Single stage and turrent
Bullet casting PC and wax

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#5 Post by LEP » Thu Jun 29, 2017 9:37 am

El Paso, TX
Metallic Rifle only-Berdan and Boxer.
Reloading steadily ~20 years.
Load and shoot: 6.5mm (Dutch, Jap., Carcano, Swede), 7x57, 7.35 Carcano, 7.5mm (Mas, Swiss), 303 British, 7.65x53, 7.7 Jap, 7.62x51, 30-06, 8x50R & 8x52R Siamese, 30-40 Krag, 8x57, 7.62x39, 7.62x54R, 8x 56R, 30 Carbine, 450/577 Martini

Have equipment to also load 44 Mag, 45-70, 38-40, 8mm Lebel, and 300 Win Mag.

Six single stage presses configured for different purposes-Lee and Pacific.

Annealling , etc., but prefer to avoid cartridge conversion. :)

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#6 Post by boesman82 » Tue May 28, 2019 10:33 am

Richmond, VA
9+years reloading.

9x19, 45ACP, 7.62x25, 7.62x38R
6.5x52 Carcano, .30 Carbine, 303 Brit, 7.5x55 Swiss, 7.62x54R, 8x56R, 30-06, .308, .223, 8x57, 45-70, 7.62x39

Single stage and progressive.

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#7 Post by Burner » Wed May 29, 2019 9:56 am

Still active people.
Reloading is fun.
It does not have to cost thousands of dollars in equipment.
Hit me up, even if you just want to see it done. It is safe, it is easy, It is not dangerous.
If you can make a box of Mac and cheese without messing it up, You can reload.
Aint nothing you cant fix with five gallons of diesel and a match.

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#8 Post by sowbelle » Fri May 31, 2019 7:20 pm

Still in the Chattanooga TN area
And willing to show and help someone genuine to learn this hobby

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#9 Post by Pricate » Tue Jun 04, 2019 6:44 am

Is there anyone in the Nevada area? I have finally been stocking up on powders, bullets, dies (exc.). and would love some tips and experience.

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#10 Post by Woody_be » Thu Jun 06, 2019 3:36 pm

Belgium, if anybody in the area needs some help.
I reload from 9mm to 30-06



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