Americans have, unfortunately, become accustomed to gasoline shortages that cause prices to soar for often-mysterious reasons. But the recent run on ammunition has many in the shooting and hunting fraternity scratching their heads. Whether the threat to ammunition supply is real or imaginary, demand has soared and prices have, in many cases, doubled. What used to be just a fun shoot at a reasonable cost has suddenly become expensive. Of course, you can always shoot less or get a second job, but where’s the fun in that?
Reloading is not only an economical solution, but will quickly appeal to your sense of self determination. Heck, this is fun! Daniel Xu speaks to this phenomenon in this OutdoorHub article.