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    Get one of those bore mops a size or 2 over the...

    Get one of those bore mops a size or 2 over the case neck diameter and add a few drops of the cleaner to it and chuck it up in an electric drill and run the patch into the case and see how long it...
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    First off I don't know if there are more "gas...

    First off I don't know if there are more "gas ports" on the other side of the fired case or just the 3 that you can see in the pic. Other factory ammo and reloads worked just fine so the issue seems...
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    I believe so yes. The one on the left was loaded...

    I believe so yes. The one on the left was loaded twice before reloading a 3rd time and firing it in the Tikka.
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    Ask and Ye shall be given. ...

    Ask and Ye shall be given.

    https://i.imgur.com/8g4qjlf.jpg?1

    The case on the right is the one pictured above. FWIW, the bullet was 180 grains. The case on the left was one of the twice fired FC...
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    Some think it could be excessive headspace, but I...

    Some think it could be excessive headspace, but I doubt it. Even more interesting was that another poster to that thread said that he experienced the same thing with ammo from a box of Federal...
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    Uh oh?

    What may have caused this? Crappy brass? Pressure?

    Not my situation, but posted on another site.

    Tikka T3 bought in 2007. The fired case was the first round fired from a box of factory ammo...
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    Almost thought that you were talking about a...

    Almost thought that you were talking about a penis there for a moment.

    So have you ever taken a combo of powder, bullets, primers, seating depth etc. that's known to shoot bughole groups and tried...
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    I had a recent order with Graf so out of morbid...

    I had a recent order with Graf so out of morbid curiosity I decided to add a 20 count bag of the 6.5-06 to my order. Looked good on arrival. No dents, scratches, squished mouths, etc. First order of...
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    Right. The reeded screw for tightening the case...

    Right. The reeded screw for tightening the case in the clamp is useless and murders one's fingers. I found using the allen screw to work best. Fortunately I had a wrench with a sort of handle from a...
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    Be great if you were doing a gun for Herman...

    Be great if you were doing a gun for Herman Munster!
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    Never annealed one and likely never will.

    Never annealed one and likely never will.
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    Thanks for the info. Got it figured out. I got...

    Thanks for the info. Got it figured out. I got the NT-1000 unit. I used a .012 thickness gauge to set up the cutter. I had some new PPU Priv Partizan .270 cases sized down to .264. On some almost...
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    I wasn't planning to turn the nickel plated...

    I wasn't planning to turn the nickel plated stuff. Hopefully it will still shoot decent. If not, it stays home. They say that nickel plated cases will end up wreaking havoc on sizing dies. I assume...
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    Is it preferred to hold the case and turn the...

    Is it preferred to hold the case and turn the cutter or hold the cutter and turn the case? Prolly don't really matter I'd posit. So far so good. Probly order another cutter and have one for each...
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    Neck Turning Sinclair Style?

    Just got some items for Sinclair neck turning. For now I'll be sticking to .25-06 and 6.5-06 cases. To set up the die with an expander mandrel I assume to run a case all the way to the top of the...
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    Bullets are a good enough calibration weight...

    Bullets are a good enough calibration weight there's no reason for a beam balance to be off since they should have a zero adjust.
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    Something from Hodgdon that may be useful for...

    Something from Hodgdon that may be useful for doing PGR Precision Guesswork Reloading.
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    Well it was sorta implied I guess, but not...

    Well it was sorta implied I guess, but not clearly. The guy loaded a box of 20 to use to sight in and get on paper, so he's gonna shoot something regardless of whether or not it's a great load. Being...
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    So if you were the handloader in the OP would you...

    So if you were the handloader in the OP would you fix your apparent screw-up by pulling the bullets or shooting one?
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    Smokeless powder shouldn't explode. Black powder...

    Smokeless powder shouldn't explode. Black powder OTOH supposedly does. I've heard the same about pistol cartridges exploding with normal charges of Bullseye. The explanation being that the charge of...
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    It was something posted on a forum on another...

    It was something posted on a forum on another website. The cartridge was a .270. The guy seated 130 grain Hornady bullets over a powder charge of H4350 intended for 150 grain Nosler Accubonds. His...
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    yes a bolt action.

    yes a bolt action.
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    Reduced Loads?

    Bullet X in caliber c has listed powder IMR 7828 charges of 55 grains on the low side and 58 grains on the high side. Handloader Hal loads a box of ammo with 53 grains of powder. Should he shoot them...
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    She "do you smoke after sex?" He "dunno, I...

    She "do you smoke after sex?"

    He "dunno, I never looked."
  25. I recall back in grad school a fellow student...

    I recall back in grad school a fellow student asking when he found out I was going deer hunting; "if you get shot can I have your bicycle?"
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