Just got my 45 die in so I loaded around 150 up last night of 230 gr rn fmj . I loaded up just two of my lead bullet up and they are to big to chamber. They go in almost all the way then stop short. I kind of thought they would do this. I got some sizers and other stuff coming so will size the lead bullets and will be good to go. Will let you know…[Read more]
Just got a Springfield full size mill spec 45 acp . What are some of your good loads besides 5 gr of bullseye with the 230 tc lee bullet. Thinking of getting the lee tc bullet and the 200 lee copy of H&G 68. Thanks
This is there standard Springfield 1911 45 acp mill spec model. 5 in barrel full size with parkerized finish. Shot it with fmj’s and shoots really good at 10 and 15 yards. Got a free gave to me 45 acp lee die. Only problem it is a .003 under die. .003 smaller than normal or regular die. So I don’t think a fmj will be a problem but loading lead…[Read more]
Finally got me a Springfield 45 acp 1911. What are some of the bullet molds you all use. Been looking at all the lee molds and can’t decide which one to get. I like my tc lee mold in 9 mm and 40 so the 45 should be good. What do u all think of the tl lee bullet mold?I have the regular lube grove bullet not the tumble lube version. Also there c…[Read more]
Shot it again and I really like it.Went out to 15 and 25 yards . 15 yards I did decent but at 25 I need more practice. The group was 7 to 8 in. It’s nice and mild shooting. Need to get more brands of ammo to try out and also get a die so I can reload for it.
He came home for 10 days and I took him back to St. Louis to fly back to the base. He is in holding waiting to do infantry training at Camp Pendleton. He’s got 29 days of that then off to Florida for his mos school . He said he’s getting tired of sitting around doing no thing. Well that’s what he did at home he should be use to it. Ha ha