Reloading Brass Shotgun Shells

0

Posted by admin | Posted in Reloading Supplies | Posted on 07-08-2011

Tags:

Reloading Brass Shotgun Shells

Antique JL Rawbone 12 Shotgun Shell Reloading Crimper Hand Brass
Antique JL Rawbone 12 Shotgun Shell Reloading Crimper Hand Brass
$29.99
Time Remaining: 14h 44m
Buy It Now for only: $38.99

2 VINTAGE BRASSsteel 10 GAUGE SHOTGUN SHELL RE DECAPPING TOOL BGJ Antique
2 VINTAGE BRASSsteel 10 GAUGE SHOTGUN SHELL RE DECAPPING TOOL BGJ Antique
$119.00
Time Remaining: 2d 9h 36m
Buy It Now for only: $119.00







Can I safely do this?

I am curious to know if I can reload shotgun shells and .38 special brass with blackpowder? Reason being most of these calibers were at one time blackpowder? Long as I use the blackpowder shotgun loads in a break action there shouldnt be a "dirty" problem

Two good answers already.

I know of people that have antique shotguns with damascus barrels that load their own black powder shotshells. Smokeless powders would blow them up because of the higher pressures.

You need to get the correct loading data for black powder shotgun shells...and for handgun ammo.

WARNING! When you read the loading data you have to keep this important piece of information in mind. Black powder is measured by volume, while smokeless powders are measured by weight. Be sure you don't mix it up. (Some might point-out that reloaders often measure smokeless powder using a volumetric measure. Yes. But things like the Lee loading "scoops" are numbered. A .3cc scoop will always measure the same amount of volume of smokeless powders, but the WEIGHT depending on the type of powder used, will vary. There are charts that cross-reference how much weight by grains of a particular powder is in a fixed volume.)

NOTE! Black powder is extremely corrosive. After you shoot a gun using even a single black powder cartridge, you will need to completely field strip the thing and thoroughly clean it before you put it away. The powder residue will attract moisture molecules in the air and immediately start to rust your gun.

Reloading 10 Gauge Brass Shotgun Shells

Reloading Brass Shotgun Shells

Dillon Precision 16940 XL 650 223 Progressive Auto Indexing Reloading Machine
Dillon Precision 16940 XL 650 223 Progressive Auto Indexing Reloading Machine
$609.99
Time Remaining: 12d 9h 1m
Buy It Now for only: $609.99

Lyman Gen6 Compact Touch Screen Powder System 7750550
Lyman Gen6 Compact Touch Screen Powder System 7750550
$219.94
Time Remaining: 22d 4h 15m
Buy It Now for only: $219.94

90179  LEE QUICK TRIM DIE  223 REMINGTON
90179 LEE QUICK Trim Die 223 REMINGTON
$12.25
Time Remaining: 26d 21h 16m
Buy It Now for only: $12.25

Redding The Boss Reloading Press REDD 72100
Redding The Boss Reloading Press REDD 72100
$133.95
Time Remaining: 12d 3h 56m
Buy It Now for only: $133.95

Dillon Precision 21067 9mm Carbide Super 1050 Commercial Grade Reloading Machine
Dillon Precision 21067 9mm Carbide Super 1050 Commercial Grade Reloading Machine
$1,819.99
Time Remaining: 26d 12h 45m
Buy It Now for only: $1,819.99

Dillon XL 650 Conversion Kit 45 ACP P N 21071
Dillon XL 650 Conversion Kit 45 ACP P N 21071
$78.95
Time Remaining: 24d 11h 15m
Buy It Now for only: $78.95

90073  LEE QUICK TRIM DIE  45 ACP
90073 LEE QUICK TRIM DIE 45 ACP
$14.25
Time Remaining: 9d 16h 48m
Buy It Now for only: $14.25

NEW Hornady Dial Caliper 6 Stainless Steel 050075
NEW Hornady Dial Caliper 6 Stainless Steel 050075
$34.30
Time Remaining: 20d 12h 11m
Buy It Now for only: $34.30

LEE 90680  RELOADING STAND DIE RACK or WALL MOUNT
LEE 90680 RELOADING STAND DIE RACK or WALL MOUNT
$11.95
Time Remaining: 2d 12h 22m
Buy It Now for only: $11.95

Lee Small Case Feeder for Lee Pro 1000 or Load Master Reloading Press LEE 90659
Lee Small Case Feeder for Lee Pro 1000 or Load Master Reloading Press LEE 90659
$19.25
Time Remaining: 5d 6h 15m
Buy It Now for only: $19.25

Dillon XL650 222 REMINGTON MAG 223 556 Conversion Kit 21101
Dillon XL650 222 REMINGTON MAG 223 556 Conversion Kit 21101
$84.95
Time Remaining: 5d 9h 24m
Buy It Now for only: $84.95

PACIFIC RELOADING equipment BULLET RE LOADER PRESS USED
PACIFIC RELOADING equipment BULLET RE LOADER PRESS USED
$21.50 (11 Bids)
Time Remaining: 3h 25m

Lee Precision XR ERGO Folding Primer Tray Update 90794
Lee Precision XR ERGO Folding Primer Tray Update 90794
$11.33
Time Remaining: 17d 8h 10m
Buy It Now for only: $11.33

reloading equipment lot  1970s
reloading equipment lot 1970s
$56.00 (16 Bids)
Time Remaining: 5h

Lee Case Trimmer Cutter  Lock Stud Large 480 Ruger 500 SW Magnum 50 BMG 90401
Lee Case Trimmer Cutter Lock Stud Large 480 Ruger 500 SW Magnum 50 BMG 90401
$9.89
Time Remaining: 7d 6h 28m
Buy It Now for only: $9.89

reloading equipment lot 1970
reloading equipment lot 1970
$75.00 (19 Bids)
Time Remaining: 5h 3m

RCBS Shell Holder 31 Brand New 9231 Free Shipping
Rcbs Shell Holder 31 Brand New 9231 Free Shipping
$9.15
Time Remaining: 14d 8h 31m
Buy It Now for only: $9.15

Dillon Precision 13606 Primer Turning Flip Tray Heavy Duty Large Capacity Tray
Dillon Precision 13606 Primer Turning Flip Tray Heavy Duty Large Capacity Tray
$31.99
Time Remaining: 15d 14h 2m
Buy It Now for only: $31.99

RCBS Shell Holder  48 99248 Free Shipping
RCBS Shell Holder 48 99248 Free Shipping
$9.15
Time Remaining: 16d 9h 4m
Buy It Now for only: $9.15

Hornady Pacific 366 Reloader Riser Blocks
Hornady Pacific 366 Reloader Riser Blocks
$35.95
Time Remaining: 29d 6h 59m
Buy It Now for only: $35.95

Dillon Precision 21082 XL 650 Casefeeder Small Rifle 110v SM Plate 21074 97074
Dillon Precision 21082 XL 650 Casefeeder Small Rifle 110v SM Plate 21074 97074
$239.99
Time Remaining: 20d 10h 35m
Buy It Now for only: $239.99

LEE 90792  MICROMETER ADJUSTABLE CHARGE BAR  ADJUSTS BETWEEN 28CC and 16 cc
LEE 90792 MICROMETER ADJUSTABLE Charge Bar ADJUSTS BETWEEN 28CC and 16 cc
$10.50
Time Remaining: 2d 8h 41m
Buy It Now for only: $10.50

Lee Precision Breech Lock Reloader Press 90045
Lee Precision Breech Lock Reloader Press 90045
$39.26
Time Remaining: 11d 6h 27m
Buy It Now for only: $39.26

Dillon Precision 13795 RL550 Square Deal Machine Cover Fits RL 550
Dillon Precision 13795 RL550 Square Deal Machine Cover Fits RL 550
$30.99
Time Remaining: 27d 6h 25m
Buy It Now for only: $30.99

90045  LEE RELOADER SINGLE STAGE PRESS  NEW UPDATED WITH BREECH LOCK SYSTEM
90045 Lee Reloader SINGLE STAGE PRESS NEW UPDATED WITH BREECH LOCK SYSTEM
$36.95
Time Remaining: 24d 22h 15m
Buy It Now for only: $36.95

Dillon Precision 16944 XL 650 9mm Progressive Auto Indexing Reloading Machine
Dillon Precision 16944 XL 650 9mm Progressive Auto Indexing Reloading Machine
$609.99
Time Remaining: 26d 12h 46m
Buy It Now for only: $609.99

MEC 650 12 GAUGE SHOTSHELL RELOADING PRESS
MEC 650 12 GAUGE SHOTSHELL RELOADING PRESS
$150.00
Time Remaining: 28d 17h 54m
Buy It Now for only: $150.00

Lee Precision Reloading Stand Die Rack 90680
Lee Precision Reloading Stand Die Rack 90680
$11.93
Time Remaining: 13d 11h 55m
Buy It Now for only: $11.93

LEE 2016 50Th Anniversary Breech Lock Reloading Kit with Value Trim LEE 90050
LEE 2016 50Th Anniversary Breech Lock Reloading Kit with Value Trim LEE 90050
$121.95
Time Remaining: 20d 13h 35m
Buy It Now for only: $121.95

90700 Lee Precision Auto Bench Prime
90700 Lee Precision Auto Bench Prime
$35.99
Time Remaining: 18d 10h 51m
Buy It Now for only: $35.99

LEE 90688  PRESS RELOADING STAND
LEE 90688 Press Reloading STAND
$89.95
Time Remaining: 28d 23h 49m
Buy It Now for only: $89.95

Redding E Z Feed Shell Holder Set REDD 11900
Redding E Z Feed Shell Holder Set REDD 11900
$43.95
Time Remaining: 16d 12h 18m
Buy It Now for only: $43.95

LEE 90659  PRO 1000 LOAD MASTER PROGRESSIVE PRESS CASE FEEDER SMALL PISTOL
LEE 90659 PRO 1000 LOAD MASTER PROGRESSIVE PRESS CASE FEEDER SMALL PISTOL
$22.95
Time Remaining: 4h 30m
Buy It Now for only: $22.95

Dillon XL 650 Conversion Kit 9MMX19 38 Super P N 21109
Dillon XL 650 Conversion Kit 9MMX19 38 Super P N 21109
$78.95
Time Remaining: 24d 8h 25m
Buy It Now for only: $78.95

Dillon Bullet Tray for Square Deal RL550B XL650 22214
Dillon Bullet Tray for Square Deal RL550B XL650 22214
$51.95
Time Remaining: 5d 8h 12m
Buy It Now for only: $51.95

90125  LEE QUICK TRIM DIE  44 MAGNUM
90125 LEE QUICK TRIM DIE 44 MAGNUM
$14.25
Time Remaining: 25d 11h 43m
Buy It Now for only: $14.25

RCBS 9287 Explorer Plus Reloading Kit 09287
RCBS 9287 Explorer Plus Reloading Kit 09287
$401.99
Time Remaining: 8d 12h 48m
Buy It Now for only: $401.99

Hornady Lock N Load Iron Press Auto Prime System Upgrade 85570
Hornady Lock N Load Iron Press Auto Prime System Upgrade 85570
$76.94
Time Remaining: 4d 6h 8m
Buy It Now for only: $76.94

NEW HORNADY LOCK N LOAD SHELL PLATE 1 392601 308 30 06 7MM 243 270 22 250
NEW HORNADY LOCK N LOAD SHELL PLATE 1 392601 308 30 06 7MM 243 270 22 250
$34.50
Time Remaining: 23d 16h 2m
Buy It Now for only: $34.50

Hornady Lock N Load OAL Gauge Straight C1000
Hornady Lock N Load OAL Gauge Straight C1000
$33.99
Time Remaining: 3d 15h 31m
Buy It Now for only: $33.99

Lee Precision Bench Plate Kit Reloading Press Mount 90251
Lee Precision Bench Plate Kit Reloading Press Mount 90251
$30.30
Time Remaining: 5d 6h 39m
Buy It Now for only: $30.30

Ammunition Reloading Equipment Lot Mec Lyman Cutts Comp Parts Short Kit
Ammunition Reloading Equipment Lot Mec Lyman Cutts Comp Parts Short Kit
$99.95
Time Remaining: 19d 3h 27m
Buy It Now for only: $99.95

RCBS 9354 RC Supreme Master Reloading Kit 09354
RCBS 9354 RC Supreme Master Reloading Kit 09354
$311.02
Time Remaining: 8d 12h 43m
Buy It Now for only: $311.02

Dillon XL650 45 ACP Conversion Kit 21071
Dillon XL650 45 ACP Conversion Kit 21071
$84.95
Time Remaining: 5d 9h 23m
Buy It Now for only: $84.95

LEE 90180  BREECH LOCK HAND PRESS KIT
LEE 90180 BREECH LOCK HAND Press Kit
$55.95
Time Remaining: 4d 21h 21m
Buy It Now for only: $55.95

BRAND NEW Lee Precision Reloader Press Hunting 90045 FREE SHIPPING
BRAND NEW Lee Precision Reloader Press Hunting 90045 FREE SHIPPING
$36.99
Time Remaining: 2d 3h
Buy It Now for only: $36.99

Dillon RL 550C Progressive Press W 45 ACP Conversion DIL 20126M
Dillon RL 550C Progressive Press W 45 ACP Conversion DIL 20126M
$459.95
Time Remaining: 10d 4h 12m
Buy It Now for only: $459.95

Vintage Lyman Ideal 16 Gauge Straightline Shotshell Reloader W Instructions
Vintage Lyman Ideal 16 Gauge Straightline Shotshell Reloader W Instructions
$99.00
Time Remaining: 5d 14h 46m
Buy It Now for only: $99.00

LEE 90292  UNIVERSAL DEPRIMING and DECAPPING DIE
LEE 90292 UNIVERSAL DEPRIMING and DECAPPING DIE
$14.95
Time Remaining: 28d 6h 36m
Buy It Now for only: $14.95

90197  LEE UNIVERSAL SHELL HOLDER SET  11 OF MOST POPULAR SIZES
90197 LEE UNIVERSAL SHELL HOLDER SET 11 OF MOST POPULAR SIZES
$31.95
Time Remaining: 28d 16h 12m
Buy It Now for only: $31.95

Lee Precision Load Master Progressive Press Kit 45 ACP 90945
Lee Precision Load Master Progressive Press Kit 45 ACP 90945
$272.63
Time Remaining: 19d 7h 30m
Buy It Now for only: $272.63

LEE 90477  AUTO DISK POWDER MEASURE SWIVEL ADAPTER
LEE 90477 AUTO DISK POWDER MEASURE SWIVEL ADAPTER
$7.95
Time Remaining: 26d 19h 23m
Buy It Now for only: $7.95

LEE 90663  PRO 1000 LOAD MASTER PROGRESSIVE PRESS RIFLE CASE FEEDER
LEE 90663 PRO 1000 LOAD MASTER PROGRESSIVE PRESS RIFLE CASE FEEDER
$22.95
Time Remaining: 17h 35m
Buy It Now for only: $22.95

90269 Lee 4 Hole Quick Change Turret
90269 Lee 4 Hole Quick Change Turret
$13.95
Time Remaining: 23d 3h 58m
Buy It Now for only: $13.95

InLine Fabrication Skylight LED reloading Press light system Dillon RL 550 B
InLine Fabrication Skylight LED reloading Press light system Dillon RL 550 B
$32.00
Time Remaining: 24d 20h 2m
Buy It Now for only: $32.00

LEE 90578  AUTO DISK POWDER MEASURE
LEE 90578 AUTO DISK POWDER MEASURE
$36.95
Time Remaining: 29d 20h 12m
Buy It Now for only: $36.95

Hornady Reloading Sure Loc Die Lock Rings 6 Pack 044606
Hornady Reloading Sure Loc Die Lock Rings 6 Pack 044606
$19.99
Time Remaining: 5d 10h 20m
Buy It Now for only: $19.99

New Lyman T Mag Extra Turret 7726153
New Lyman T Mag Extra Turret 7726153
$48.00
Time Remaining: 11d 5h 19m
Buy It Now for only: $48.00

MEC Grabber 20ga Shotshell Reloader
MEC Grabber 20ga Shotshell Reloader
$230.00
Time Remaining: 28d 17h 9m
Buy It Now for only: $230.00

NEW Hornady Primer Pocket Cleaner Small 041201
NEW Hornady Primer Pocket Cleaner Small 041201
$9.28
Time Remaining: 13d 17h 8m
Buy It Now for only: $9.28

« Previous12

Comments are closed.