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    12-04-2018, 07:13 PM
    I may be all wet but if the sizing die is a RCBS die in that Lyman lube sizer it may be that the single line of holes in the die line up with a driving band on the bullet restricting the lube flow. Try running the bullet a bit deeper or less deep...
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    12-02-2018, 04:46 PM
    Slughammer ---- The recessed ejection was part of my original problem solved with the long ejection pin allowing me to align the base of the bullet with the pin by feel with my fingers. Oily -----The gas checks from Lyman that were slightly...
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    11-30-2018, 08:21 AM
    I have never had any trouble with the RCBS or Lyman lube sizers with bullets from 25 cal. or larger. Just received a Lee push thru .225 sizer and it works just great. I had some Lyman 22 cal. gas checks that did not want to go onto the...
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    11-26-2018, 03:10 PM
    Loaded up some NOE 225 55 gr FN MX3 bullets and the tipped going thru the paper a 50 yards. Maybe if I shoot them faster (chrno 1280) they may not tip. 2.4 grains Bulls Eye. Loaded some 225438 with no gas checks attached and they grouped...
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    11-26-2018, 02:02 PM
    Could not reverse the push rod as itís diameter is greater that the hole in the die. The gas check prevents me from inserting the bullet with gas check into the sizing die. On the plain base bullets I am still having an alignment problem and...
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    11-24-2018, 05:32 PM
    Yes I just got it and have not shot it yet. I will try cast bullets first. I have a friend who has the 225438 Lyman mould and I am going to borrow it from him to try that bullet.
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    11-24-2018, 12:06 PM
    Anyone have any experience with either NOE 225-46-FN or 225-39-FN in a 14 twist Ruger or any other 14 twist 22 barrel, Hornet or otherwise.
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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
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