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  • DukeInFlorida's Avatar
    10-19-2017, 09:02 PM
    Gotcha. Welcome to the forum!!
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    10-18-2017, 12:35 PM
    Not sure why the previous thread was closed. I am still looking...... Looking for a rare barrel . Need a Gen1 stainless steel 10" 44 magnum Contender barrel. Would appreciate all leads
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  • DukeInFlorida's Avatar
    10-18-2017, 12:33 PM
    I have gotten most of the brass needed. Thank you to all who assisted. This is a very generous community. Closed
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    10-18-2017, 11:46 AM
    DukeInFlorida replied to a thread Swage-O-Matic Specs in Swaging
    Mine is also put away at the moment. However, you have the mating threads that you can measure. It's really a simple design, so it would be difficult to mess anything up. I'm not so sure that anyone would ever have taken the time to completely...
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    10-14-2017, 05:33 PM
    The bullet police are here........... The PROPER name for a projectile is, "BULLET" There is no such thing as a bullet head. The entire assembly is a cartridge (not a bullet). Just so you aren't as much of a newbie next time. You're...
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    10-14-2017, 12:37 PM
    First, let me say that I am extremely happy with the swaging tools I have received from BT Sniper. I have the following tool sets: .224 from 22 LR brass .30 cal (150 grain and 168 grain currently in production) from 5.7 X 28 FN brass 380 auto...
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    10-11-2017, 06:48 PM
    Got it, thanks
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  • DukeInFlorida's Avatar
    10-11-2017, 03:20 PM
    Since Mihec said that they will be exactly like last run, and all of the molds from the last run were made WITH gas checks, these will be gas checked molds. You ***DO*** know that you can shoot gas checked bullets without gas checks, right? Let...
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    10-05-2017, 03:03 PM
    This is a previously manufactured 2 cavity boolit mold for the S&W 500 Magnum. It is, in fact, the largest/longest/heaviest boolit that will fit in the cylinder for the S&W 500 Magnum, the worlds most powerful handgun. This grandpa of a boolit...
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    10-04-2017, 04:31 PM
    Steve, you don't need a cannelure tool unless you are making jacketed bullets from scratch (as you know I do). And, since you should really never crimp bottle neck type rifle cartridges, there's no need to add cannelures from any rifle bullets that...
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  • DukeInFlorida's Avatar
    10-02-2017, 06:27 AM
    Yes, and we have made arrangements for sale of that brass. This transaction wraps up my quest for 6.5 Jap brass. I now have about 170 PC's in my possession. Thanks all who responded.
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  • DukeInFlorida's Avatar
    09-29-2017, 08:06 AM
    Yes, I can do soft lead. Please send me a PM with a weight to send to you. I can use as many as I can get. Send me a PM with details, when you have it figured out. As many as I can get
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    09-28-2017, 06:29 PM
    Needing the following for a gunsmith buddy of mine: .300 Win Mag .375 H&H 8mm Nambu (you won’t find this stuff on the ground) .38 super 7.62x54R .458 Win Mag Have lots to trade, including lead alloys. How about some LINOTYPE?
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    09-21-2017, 04:58 PM
    DukeInFlorida replied to a thread Swage lube in Swaging
    I buy my anhydrous Lanolin from Randy Rat, here on the forum. I mix 80% lanolin with 20% Militec 1 synthetic oil. I put em both in a small jar, and have made a small mixing propeller from a wirecoat hanger. I mix until the lanolin looks a bit more...
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Abbreviations used in Reloading

BP Bronze Point IMR Improved Military Rifle PTD Pointed
BR Bench Rest M Magnum RN Round Nose
BT Boat Tail PL Power-Lokt SP Soft Point
C Compressed Charge PR Primer SPCL Soft Point "Core-Lokt"
HP Hollow Point PSPCL Pointed Soft Point "Core Lokt" C.O.L. Cartridge Overall Length
PSP Pointed Soft Point Spz Spitzer Point SBT Spitzer Boat Tail
LRN Lead Round Nose LWC Lead Wad Cutter LSWC Lead Semi Wad Cutter
GC Gas Check