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  • Motor's Avatar
    09-23-2018, 02:01 AM
    When I started casting for the 9mm I also found it to be very finicky. I found 15BHN alloy and .358" boolit diameter worked most of the time. That held true except for the Lee 102gr which needed "hard cast" and very light loads to prevent excessive...
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    09-23-2018, 01:49 AM
    We smelted wheel weights for the first time a couple months ago and I was surprised how soft the ingots tested so I posted about it on one of the threads. 100% of the replies said check them again in a couple weeks. ;) Motor
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    08-26-2018, 08:12 PM
    Most all the colors I have tried cover very well with a couple of exceptions, but Smokes clear just works every time with no issues. If, I only had one powder to choose from to do my coating with it would be Smokes Clear hands down.
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    08-26-2018, 08:08 PM
    I've coated the same bullets both rifle an handgun with powders form four different sources, locally,commercially as well as from Smoke in multiple colors and can't tell one bit of difference in accuracy from any combination I've used.
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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