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  1. Herter's brass

    Handloading Procedures/Practices
    I recently bought a box of Herter's .243 ammo at Cabellas. The idea was to shoot them and then reload. I do this with other brands on a regular basis. They shot fine but where I went to reload them I found the brass had lengthen quite a bit and I had to really open up the primer pockets...
  2. Question - need help to ID a Blake Mfg. and Herter's Reloading Presses

    Handloading Equipment
    I have what appears to be a reloading press, likely made in the 1950's or 1960's. Cast into the side it says "Blake Mfg., Glendale, CA". It looks like it might have been used for larger caliber rounds. I've Googled this and found a Blake Mfg. near Glendale, so I called and they said it's not...