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With over 230 pages devoted to nothing but data, this newest Lyman Shotshell Reloading Handbook is the most complete and up-to-date shotshell reloading manual available. This new 5th Edition covers cases, wads and primers currently offered by all leading manufacturers in all gauges from .410 to 10 gauge. In addition, the latest and also the most popular powders from Alliant, Hodgdon, Accurate, IMR, VihtaVuori, Ramshot, Winchester are included.  Expanded Non-Toxic Data Section: Covering steel, bismuth and Hevi-Shot, plus complete how-to load instruction.
Articles on Non-Toxic Shot by Nick Sisley. Four articles cover the development, history and current usage of non-toxic shot.
"Tips and Techniques from the Pro's at MEC": Authored by Dave Kern, Sales/Customer Manager at MEC.
Popular Case Identification Section: Actual size, full color drawings show detailed cross-sections of the cases used in this handbook.
Slug and Buckshot Loads, Too: Data for Lyman slugs and buckshot, plus a how-to-load section.

Read 5 Reviews - Average Rating: 4.2 stars

Shot shell book

By Michael W. on Oct 30, 2020
Real good book to have . Lots I did not know and learned . Would recommend it if you are interested in reloading shells

Great shotgun shell reloading manual

By Michael R T. on Oct 02, 2020
While I have almost 50 years of handgun and rifle reloading experience, I am a complete "newb" at reloading shells for my shotgun. This manual has already cleared up some of my misconceptions and set me on the path to not buy factory shotgun ammunition.

Very good Shotshell reloading manual

By Robert F. on Jul 29, 2020
Get this book first before your order any powder or wads! There are a lot of different powder/wad combinations depending on whose hulls you intend to reload. There are websites that will have similar information, but to me having a printed book nearby allows me time review and compare all the available reloading combinations.

Beginners Manual

By Joseph L. on Jul 23, 2020
I just received my copy of Lyman's Shotgun Manual 5th Edition and it has some really good basic info but it is almost exclusively American products. Several years back I would have considered this ok but in today's world it needs a lot more Cheddite, Fiocchi and Rio hull information and especially wads made by B&P and Gualandi as well as other wads that aren't Winchester, Remington, Federal or Claybuster to name a few. Data for spreader wads would be great to be included. Loads for Tungsten type pellets is needed for good waterfowl loads. There is just a ton of missing data. If you are just starting out and want a good manual that covers a lot of basic data then this is ok. Or you could just go on-line and look at the powder manufacturers websites which have the same basic data as is collected here and is probably where Lyman got most of their load data.

Great manual

By David G. on Dec 27, 2018
Lots of info for the money. Could have had more info on older wads.
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