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Handbook for Shooters & Reloaders 1959 Ackley-Wildcat

Parker O. Ackley

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Handbook for Shooters & Reloaders 1959 Ackley-Wildcat

156 pages, about 11" x 8", glossy soft-cover in full color. New re-print restored and digitally enhanced from a nice original. Printed on high quality 20# 97 bright acid free paper. Fully Illustrated.

This is the first Handbook Ackley attempted. We also reprint the 1962 version (562 pages) which is often referred to as Volume I and Volume II of the Handbook.

Contents - Index:

  • Pages: 156
  • Handbook for Shooters and Reloaders 1959
  • By Parker O. Ackley
  • A Simple Chronograph
  • Ballistic Table
  • Barnes Line of Cartridges
  • Bore Capacity
  • Chamber Specifications
  • Comments on Time of Flight
  • Expanding Bullets on Big Game
  • Foreign Imports
  • Headspace and Cartridge Design
  • Killing Power
  • Light and Heavy Bullets
  • Loading Data
  • Notes on Sectional Density
  • Sights
  • Standard or Custom Stocks
  • What is the best Rifle for you?
  • Wildcat Cartridges
  • Winchester Tolerances