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    09-15-2017, 07:57 PM
    Mods, we need a "Like" button!!!!! Edit, We need the "Like" button enabled!!! That's what I meant to say....
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    09-15-2017, 10:05 AM
    Ouch, reminds me of the sister's giving a ruler slap on the back of the hand to get your attention. This is a sincere request, how about making a detailed video showing the issue with the Hornady Tool and explain how folks can misread their...
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    09-14-2017, 08:03 AM
    Would be interesting to see a poll on how many tried both methods and went with HiTek :) By all means, you've got the powder, might as well try it, unless it's returnable or if you have to spend more money to apply it.... Then try HiTek, you can by...
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    09-14-2017, 01:57 AM
    Don't know if I'd want to breath any leftover acetone evaporating from an oven..... As Ausglock says, an inexpensive fart fan with one short section of pipe to go through the shed wall (and maybe put inside an upside down box with short sides to...
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    09-09-2017, 12:26 PM
    Just a thought, try baking some without any coating following the directions as if you were coating them and see what happens. I may be wrong and I'm sure the guys will correct me if I am but I can't believe the coating would have any impact on the...
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    09-08-2017, 02:00 PM
    That was a wise try, I always try to modify the least expensive part first in case it doesn't work. I'll leave further suggestions to the folks with more knowledge then I have. I hope you get it figured out soon and please keep posting what you try...
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    09-07-2017, 04:10 AM
    Static, use dryer sheets, it will get rid of the static charge and keep it at bay for some time, try it before using graphite. I use dryer sheets to wipe down anything powder will touch, insides of my powder measure tube, pull it through my powder...
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    09-04-2017, 12:57 AM
    I have over 500 of the AP's and 1200 tracers, pulled, the AP's I pulled from WWII AP ammo I purchased from the CMP, used the Hornady cam-lock collet puller that leaves no marks. These are the real deal, I cut the jacket apart on a couple with a...
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    08-31-2017, 11:11 AM
    Sorry, I was guilty of not reading all the posts before I posted, stumbled across your thread at wee hours looking for something else and I thought I'd throw my 2 cents in while I was thinking of it. Yeah interesting what you've found so far, I'm...
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    08-31-2017, 02:36 AM
    When I've had this problem I use a magic marker to coat the round, let it dry well then slowly start closing the bolt until you feel resistance, extract and look for where the marker shows contact, there's you problem area. Make sure you have a...
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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