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    Today, 04:23 AM
    Boaz replied to a thread Reading The Bible in Our Chapel
    Psalm 28 Audio link ; https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/purevoice/niv/Ps.28 Psalm 28 Of David. 1 To you, Lord, I call;
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    Yesterday, 06:56 PM
    Not ALL black ASBB's work :(. IF yours works, please post the brand and model.
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    Yesterday, 06:47 PM
    Grmps replied to a thread More Lead in Lead and Lead Alloys
    Great score at a good price/ They are charging $1.50 a pound in my neck of the woods:( Stained glass lead (called "Lead Came") "Welcome to Cascade Metals - Products - Lead Came. Cascade Lead's came is made from a very closely controlled alloy...
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    Yesterday, 05:13 PM
    OS OK replied to a thread More Lead in Lead and Lead Alloys
    First thought...I'd keep the stained glass lead separate, I have an inclination that it's prolly more pure & clean. Dunnoh really, just my first thought.
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    Yesterday, 03:03 PM
    OS OK replied to a thread Well, here I go in Cast Boolits
    I wrote several articles over at The Reloaders Network on this project...this one pretty much sums up the design of this gizmo. Hope that it helps if you decide to build one too. ...
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    Yesterday, 02:12 PM
    OS OK replied to a thread Well, here I go in Cast Boolits
    I make my .38S. FWC's on an old restored Green Machine, this is the current recipe...I just try to keep this jar full and don't load by the thousands, just by the hundreds... I admire your quest to master the handgun after so many years of...
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  • Grmps's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:32 PM
    You could contact the manufacturer and find out what type of plastic they are made of
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  • OS OK's Avatar
    Yesterday, 12:22 PM
    And they do that with all the different die sets too? I'd hate to say that it is directly related to neck thickness inconsistencies, that would be, in my mind...an unusual situation for all the various cases to be affected in the same manner....
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    Yesterday, 12:05 PM
    What about the cases? Mixed headstamps... Have they been loaded several times? Are some of them more work hardened than others? You've certainly tried to resolve the problem but my first thought is..."What results do you get with a fresh set...
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    Yesterday, 06:59 AM
    rl69 replied to a thread Reading The Bible in Our Chapel
    https://www.biblegateway.com/audio/purevoice/niv/Ps.27 Psalm 27 Of David. 1 The Lord is my light and my salvation— whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life— of whom shall I be afraid? 2 When the wicked advance...
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    Yesterday, 06:51 AM
    Pray the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into His harvest. MATTHEW 9:38 The key to the missionary’s difficult task is in the hand of God, and that key is prayer, not work— that is, not work as the word is commonly used today, which often...
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  • Grmps's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:50 AM
    Powdercoating can add 1 to 3 thou and HiTek coating can add 1 -2 thou depending on powder and number of coats
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    10-15-2018, 08:34 PM
    Grmps replied to a thread Alloy Weight Difference in Cast Boolits
    The softer/purer the lead the heavier the boolit. Lead is much heavier than any of the additives
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    10-15-2018, 08:27 PM
    Get a decent power and a convection oven and you'll be surprised how easy PC is. PM me if you have any questions.
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    10-15-2018, 08:04 PM
    Down South replied to a thread What are these, Orbs? in Our Town
    I have enjoyed that comment. I got a good chuckle out of it.
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  • Grmps's Avatar
    10-15-2018, 05:49 PM
    If someone can't help you -- https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Dtools&field-keywords=Lee+universal+neck+expanding+die $14.99 prime
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    10-15-2018, 05:29 PM
    9mm has a tapered case, the major cause of failure is over-crimping and downsizing the boolit. 1 slug the barrel or chamber cast and find what you're dealing with I have a 1911 Llama that slugs out at .358 so it requires special size cast. I...
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    10-15-2018, 05:17 PM
    Thanks for the info. I was going to get an Eastwood gun but found a deal Recently: 4# Eastwood ultra clear, 2# Eastwood reflective chrome (both ASBBDT great) An old Harbor freight oven and a Harborfreight PC gun that had only been used a...
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    10-15-2018, 04:29 PM
    You could "paint" a pattern on it with hi-temp grease or? so the hitek wouldn't stick there.
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  • Grmps's Avatar
    10-15-2018, 04:07 PM
    It is cheap and easy to test it http://castboolits.gunloads.com/showthread.php?355056-Easier-pencil-lead-hardness-testing I agree, if not pure then close to pure
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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