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I followed Lee's instructions to drizzle Liquid Alox and tumble to cover and place on wax paper. The I sized in Lee's sizer die
in my RCBS Rock-chucker press. I re lubed as instructed.
I tried to drie over 24 hours but the accumulation was getting stickey. When I tried to seat the bullets, Alox got on many of the cases. Then when I tried to crimp with the Lee Factory crimp the Alox accumulated in the die and finally the thing pulled apart. It was a real mess and finally the retained spring got twisted and the die can't be reassembled.
I had to clean each case and the the top of the bullet with mineral spirts to get rid of the sticky Alox.
I followed the instructions but obviously used way too much Alox.
What are your experiences in using Liquid Alox?:mad:
 

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I've had good luck with it, even up to 1500fps or a little more ifin' the boolits fit the gun a little snug.
I would guess you are right that you used to much. I put a little in an swirl em around and ifin' it don't look like enough I put in a little more and so on.:)
 

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I use it and like it. I mix the Alox 50-50 with mineral spirits and drizzle just enough on the bullets in a plastic bowl to put color on the bullets without leaving any in the bottom of the bowl. They dry overnight and don't leave any residue in the dies -- well, maybe a little residue, but less than other lubes.
 

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I work it same as JimmyDee. I drive wheel weight bullets to just over 1900 fps in a microgroove Marlin with no issues. I like the Lee LA. BTW, if you get too much on, just wash it off with mineral spirits and reapply.
 
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