The Learning Pages
Making your own Ammo. Reloading. Bullet Casting. What's it all about and why should every shooter learn how to do this? Well I say it's fun. It's cost effective. It's a great feeling of accomplishment, and a great skill to have that needs to be passed down from generation to generation.
So pull up a chair, and let's get started...!
Free Bullets for Life - Bullet Casting Part 2 – Hardness, Sizing & Lubing
This website link below is the "Holy Grail" of information regarding Cast Shooting. Inside are some of the greatest articles written from authors such as by Glen E. Fryxell / Robert L. Applegate, with Foreword by John Taffin and more...!
Would like to sincerely thank Rick Kelter for permission to link his page here... Pat
DO NOT Buy or use .009- .010" Aluminum Flashing from Amerimax or any Box Hardware Store! It is All tempered to hard and not suitable for gas checks and can damage dies! I will no longer replace any dies used with this metal.
How to make Gas Checks
Here is a PDF download link for full operating instructions with pictures:
Here's a wealth of information on slugging your bore:
Customer Video's on Checkmaker™ Operation:
PatMarlins .30 Cal CheckMaker™ (video)
35 cal Checkmaker™ (video)
Folks... please support the NEW Bullshop Forum. Join and learn from (Dan) the Master cast bullet maker, and shooter/hunter. He has more expertise and knowledge in the cast shooting field than most out there, and if you want to be successful in making and shooting your own, this forum will become the number one source for learning and his unique products as time progresses... Pat