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Which .30 Cal Bullets Should I Buy For My Gun: .30 Calibre Demystified

By Tom Metcalf 4 months ago 2936 Views No comments

.30 calibre is possibly the most popular bullet in the world, but what is it?

SMOKELESS: Ramshot Powder On Test

By Bruce Potts 5 months ago 831 Views No comments

Bruce Potts takes a look at Ramshot Powders and puts them through their paces!.

Spring 2021: New PPU Ammunition in 223, 308, 300 Blackout and 7mm Rem Mag

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 5 months ago 789 Views No comments

New ammunition from PPU in our Spring 2021 ammunition and components delivery!

.303 British – Bought v Reloaded Ammunition

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 5 months ago 965 Views No comments

Here’s a quick cost analysis of either buying .303 British PPU factory ammunition, or handloading your own. .303 calibre is one of our most popular rounds, and one of the most popular rifle rounds in the country.

PPU Bullet Profile Acronyms – What They Mean

By Tom Metcalf 5 months ago 846 Views No comments

How to make the right choice when choosing a PPU bullet for reloading

.303 Factory, Reloaded or Surplus Ammunition?

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 5 months ago 1914 Views No comments

Shooters these days therefore have three choices; to buy surplus military ammunition, to buy new factory ammunition, or to load their own. In this blog, we’ll look at the pros and cons of each, and some costings on which will be the most budget friendly and highest quality ammunition available.

Looking For Powder Alternatives?

By Mark Underwood 8 months ago 1713 Views No comments

Mark Underwood takes a look at the burn rate charts for nitro powders and how to use them. This article kindly supplied by Gun Mart Magazine.

Is It Cheaper To Buy .38 Special Factory Ammunition, Or To Reload Your Own With Bought Or Cast Bullets?

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 8 months ago 4209 Views 1 comment

Today we’ll compare the benefits of reloading .38 Special, both with bought bullets and home cast, in comparison to buying PPU factory ammunition.

Henry Krank & Lee Precision - Over A 30 Year Relationship

By Ana Nikacevic 8 months ago 1014 Views No comments

Henry Krank & Lee Precision having been working together for over 30 years to bring Lee Reloading Equipment to the UK.

Brassed Off With Your Dirty Brass? Henry Krank Guide To Cleaning Brass Cases

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 8 months ago 1538 Views No comments

To get good results when shooting, the key is always consistency in every respect. When reloading ammunition, the whole process starts and finishes with the brass case. As the only component you can re-use, and the vessel for the whole charge, the brass case must be in tip top condition to function effectively and be capable of re-use.

​Price Comparison Of Bought v Reloaded Ammunition Part 2: PPU 45/70

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 8 months ago 1665 Views No comments

For this comparison, I’ll compare the costs of 45/70 ammunition with a hand loaded counterpart. 45/70 is a fairly expensive calibre to shoot, simply due to the volume of material that is required to load it. It is a large calibre, shooting a heavy bullet, using a large case and comparatively hefty powder charge.

Price Comparison Of Bought v Reloaded Ammunition Part 1: PPU 308 Winchester

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 8 months ago 3743 Views 3 comments

Loading your own ammunition, versus buying it, is a debate as old as the hills. There are countless sources arguing one side or the other, but most focus around ifs and buts, so here is a direct comparison for cost and convenience based on how much money you could save.

Why Reload Instead Of Buying Factory Ammunition?

By Derek Unsworth 8 months ago 938 Views No comments

Many years ago, I bought a lever action rifle that came with a used Lee progressive press and other bits and bobs that I had no idea what they did. That started the whole reloading journey for me that continues today but why do other people get into it, for me it was an off shoot of that purchase, but I had never set out to reload.

You’ve Bought Lee Reloading Equipment, Now What?

By Derek Unsworth 8 months ago 454 Views No comments

You’ve finally taken the plunge and bought your first reloading kit (Lee in this instance) unpacked all the boxes and laid it out in your reloading space, on first look it all does look a little daunting. The following is based on reloading an already fired .308 case.

Accurate And Affordable Ammunition & Components From PPU (Prvi Partizan)

By Derek Unsworth 9 months ago 331 Views No comments

For the shooter and reloader the PPU range of ammunition and components offers a quality product at a very cost-effective price.

Superb Additive

By Gun Mart 9 months ago 648 Views No comments

Want clean shiny brass? Check out this additive from Flitz.

All Time Favourite - The Lee Load All II

By James Evans 9 months ago 460 Views No comments

Many of the team at Henry Krank are shooters. Here's what James Evans has to say about his favourite product:

Henry Krank Glossary Of Reloading Related Words & Terms

By James Evans 9 months ago 1704 Views 1 comment

To help the novice reloader and those experienced in reloading ammunition already who may need a refresher, we’ve created a comprehensive glossary of common words and terms in reloading and what they mean.

Ordering Powder, What Licenses You Need And Why

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 11 months ago 5169 Views No comments

We've received a lot of questions recently on what licenses you need to order which powders, read on to find out. Full explanation and quick answer for each powder type.

The New Sierra Loading Manual

By Gun Mart 11 months ago 301 Views No comments

The New Sierra Loading Manual, reviewed here by Mark Underwood. Article kindly supplied by Gun Mart.

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Which .30 Cal Bullets Should I Buy For My Gun: .30 Calibre Demystified

By Tom Metcalf 4 months ago 2936 Views No comments

.30 calibre is possibly the most popular bullet in the world, but what is it?

SMOKELESS: Ramshot Powder On Test

By Bruce Potts 5 months ago 831 Views No comments

Bruce Potts takes a look at Ramshot Powders and puts them through their paces!.

Spring 2021: New PPU Ammunition in 223, 308, 300 Blackout and 7mm Rem Mag

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 5 months ago 789 Views No comments

New ammunition from PPU in our Spring 2021 ammunition and components delivery!

.303 British – Bought v Reloaded Ammunition

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 5 months ago 965 Views No comments

Here’s a quick cost analysis of either buying .303 British PPU factory ammunition, or handloading your own. .303 calibre is one of our most popular rounds, and one of the most popular rifle rounds in the country.

PPU Bullet Profile Acronyms – What They Mean

By Tom Metcalf 5 months ago 846 Views No comments

How to make the right choice when choosing a PPU bullet for reloading

.303 Factory, Reloaded or Surplus Ammunition?

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 5 months ago 1914 Views No comments

Shooters these days therefore have three choices; to buy surplus military ammunition, to buy new factory ammunition, or to load their own. In this blog, we’ll look at the pros and cons of each, and some costings on which will be the most budget friendly and highest quality ammunition available.

Looking For Powder Alternatives?

By Mark Underwood 8 months ago 1713 Views No comments

Mark Underwood takes a look at the burn rate charts for nitro powders and how to use them. This article kindly supplied by Gun Mart Magazine.

Is It Cheaper To Buy .38 Special Factory Ammunition, Or To Reload Your Own With Bought Or Cast Bullets?

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 8 months ago 4209 Views 1 comment

Today we’ll compare the benefits of reloading .38 Special, both with bought bullets and home cast, in comparison to buying PPU factory ammunition.

Henry Krank & Lee Precision - Over A 30 Year Relationship

By Ana Nikacevic 8 months ago 1014 Views No comments

Henry Krank & Lee Precision having been working together for over 30 years to bring Lee Reloading Equipment to the UK.

Brassed Off With Your Dirty Brass? Henry Krank Guide To Cleaning Brass Cases

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 8 months ago 1538 Views No comments

To get good results when shooting, the key is always consistency in every respect. When reloading ammunition, the whole process starts and finishes with the brass case. As the only component you can re-use, and the vessel for the whole charge, the brass case must be in tip top condition to function effectively and be capable of re-use.

​Price Comparison Of Bought v Reloaded Ammunition Part 2: PPU 45/70

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 8 months ago 1665 Views No comments

For this comparison, I’ll compare the costs of 45/70 ammunition with a hand loaded counterpart. 45/70 is a fairly expensive calibre to shoot, simply due to the volume of material that is required to load it. It is a large calibre, shooting a heavy bullet, using a large case and comparatively hefty powder charge.

Price Comparison Of Bought v Reloaded Ammunition Part 1: PPU 308 Winchester

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 8 months ago 3743 Views 3 comments

Loading your own ammunition, versus buying it, is a debate as old as the hills. There are countless sources arguing one side or the other, but most focus around ifs and buts, so here is a direct comparison for cost and convenience based on how much money you could save.

Why Reload Instead Of Buying Factory Ammunition?

By Derek Unsworth 8 months ago 938 Views No comments

Many years ago, I bought a lever action rifle that came with a used Lee progressive press and other bits and bobs that I had no idea what they did. That started the whole reloading journey for me that continues today but why do other people get into it, for me it was an off shoot of that purchase, but I had never set out to reload.

You’ve Bought Lee Reloading Equipment, Now What?

By Derek Unsworth 8 months ago 454 Views No comments

You’ve finally taken the plunge and bought your first reloading kit (Lee in this instance) unpacked all the boxes and laid it out in your reloading space, on first look it all does look a little daunting. The following is based on reloading an already fired .308 case.

Accurate And Affordable Ammunition & Components From PPU (Prvi Partizan)

By Derek Unsworth 9 months ago 331 Views No comments

For the shooter and reloader the PPU range of ammunition and components offers a quality product at a very cost-effective price.

Superb Additive

By Gun Mart 9 months ago 648 Views No comments

Want clean shiny brass? Check out this additive from Flitz.

All Time Favourite - The Lee Load All II

By James Evans 9 months ago 460 Views No comments

Many of the team at Henry Krank are shooters. Here's what James Evans has to say about his favourite product:

Henry Krank Glossary Of Reloading Related Words & Terms

By James Evans 9 months ago 1704 Views 1 comment

To help the novice reloader and those experienced in reloading ammunition already who may need a refresher, we’ve created a comprehensive glossary of common words and terms in reloading and what they mean.

Ordering Powder, What Licenses You Need And Why

By Tom Metcalf-Jackson 11 months ago 5169 Views No comments

We've received a lot of questions recently on what licenses you need to order which powders, read on to find out. Full explanation and quick answer for each powder type.

The New Sierra Loading Manual

By Gun Mart 11 months ago 301 Views No comments

The New Sierra Loading Manual, reviewed here by Mark Underwood. Article kindly supplied by Gun Mart.