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NRA Basic Metallic Reloading Class (NRA)

Basic - Learn to reload your own ammunition

Duration: 8 hours in classroom with about half spent hands on with single stage, turret and progressive presses.



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There are no upcoming classes scheduled for this course.

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We will start with an introduction to reloading. Then I will talk about the four components, brass, primers, powder and bullets. Then you will go hands on with my single stage presses.

Resizing and decaping. 

Case trimming and pocket reaming.


Powder measuring

Bullet seating and crimping.

Then we go to a turret press and do a few rounds of pistol.

Then we go to a progressive machine for a few more rounds.


Followed by a review and wrap it up with your certificate.


$80 including a $40 deposit to hold your seat. 6 seats only.

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Expectations and Outcomes

An NRA Certificate will be issued

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Basic, NRA Courses, Other