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Old 11-07-2011, 04:03 PM
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Looking at a couple different bullet diameters 375 and 411 built on an 06 case. Taking all the headspace hype into account after some thought it occured that I could use the 240 weatherby case and eliminate the potential for a headspace problem. The case capacity is equal case head diameter is the same. Other than the case availability thing it seems a win win. Has anyone heard of or experienced this idea
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Old 11-07-2011, 05:32 PM
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Interesting. I'm not sure it would work for the .411, but the .375 looks doable. I might be inclined to start with the .284 Win instead though.

A good read: Headspace Myth
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Old 11-07-2011, 07:45 PM
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A parallel avenue might be the use of belt forming dies on '06 or basic brass.

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Old 11-08-2011, 05:41 AM
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the 375/284 has been done many times and works good.
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