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  1. Resizing quandary

    Handloading Procedures/Practices
    This seems impossible but isn't. I have the following happen on both 308 and 270 win. I full length size the brass and drop each one (of 20) into a Lyman drop for that calibre. They all drop in perfectly and drop out without banging. I proceed to add primer, powder, seat the bullet and crimp...
  2. Reloading 44mag

    Handloading Procedures/Practices
    I am trying to use RCBS 44mag dies; but the resizing die is almost impossible to work. I lube my cases and have clean the die but it is so tight I can barely articulate the press. 44 mag cases are suppose to have an external diameter of .456; the die resizes down to .449 which is .007 smaller...
  3. Resizing Brass

    Handloading Procedures/Practices
    I was just wondering how often, if at all, I should fully resize my brass? I've got about 150 or so shells in rotation and they've been fired 5-6 times. I was in AZ this past weekend and a friend of mine gave some once fired brass so I went through all that brass and resized it. It got me to...
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