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    Yesterday, 12:10 AM
    Tumble lubed some 44mag boolits & the sized them, then tumble lubed them again. Also sized about 100-110 more that I had pan lubed. Citrus and tumbled cleaned 50 cases, primer pocket cleaned & chamfered them, then flared & primed them. They are just...
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    09-20-2017, 11:39 PM
    Condolences on the loss of your Brother in arms & respects. Salutes & respects to the MoH winners. May they R.I.P..
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    09-20-2017, 09:22 PM
    I need to do some casting also. Supposed to be in the upper 80's tomorrow & the 90's on Friday, then starting to cool down. I limit my casting to about 2-4 hours, but when it is hot, I will only go about 2. Done early in the morning also. Likely...
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    09-20-2017, 01:32 PM
    Deleted earlier post as I posted in the wrong topic for some reason.. Ooops.. (posted for a Ruger topic instead of Remington. I wish someone had said something... I guess it was my turn to look stupid.... :???: Anyway... I have...
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    09-19-2017, 11:54 AM
    First off... I am glad that the OP was not hurt, nor anyone around him during this "event". Secondly, "Many Thanks!" to all of you knowledgeable folks who are participating in this discussion. I am learning quite a bit from it & although an "AR"...
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    09-19-2017, 11:00 AM
    I know all about the "lead embargo" on the house, as per the missus.. But I have "friends"... ;) LOL ;) G'Luck! :)
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    09-19-2017, 10:33 AM
    Lots of good info & advice being passed, IMO! :) Thanks! I have been reading them & thinking about a few of the things that have come to mind about "Drawing the Line" on ammo & reloading supplies. Certain factors that come into play. ...
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    09-18-2017, 08:55 PM
    I have been following this topic to see how it worked out. I have not yet tested anyof my S&B brass with a magnet, but I will sometime soon. Just to see if I already have some in my brass. Regardless of that, I just had a thought about something...
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    09-18-2017, 04:42 PM
    All is good, Pepe Ray! Just tryin to help out. :) :drinks:
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    09-18-2017, 04:25 PM
    Just bought some 2400 today for the first time in over a year. Looked around quite A bit & just found some at the LGS in Rochester( 50 miles one way local... LOL ;) ) It was 24.99 +tax = almost $27.00. Higher than I would like top pay , but being...
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    09-18-2017, 06:54 AM
    The other day I was trying to re-organize ammunition & reloading supplies and it occurred to me that perhaps I was going a bit overboard in how much I kept on hand for myself & my families current & future usage of such things. As I pondered this, I...
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    09-18-2017, 05:44 AM
    I have been saving mine, but what is left over after reheating will be used for fishing jigs & sinkers I make. I suppose I could use it for casting bullets, but being an "unknown" in regard to content/alloy makeup, I would just as soon use it for...
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    09-17-2017, 09:34 PM
    Nice gesture, Mikeatl! :) Pepe Ray, Maybe ya don't want to deal with theses companies for some reason, but these are pretty inexpensive., IMO.. https://www.midwayusa.com/product/1011199541/lee-die-locking-ring-7-8-14-thread-pack-of-3
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    09-17-2017, 12:07 PM
    Day late , dollar short again..... :(
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    09-16-2017, 10:55 PM
    Yes it is... I have a container of HF White & some "off colored" BB's( < BBs that were doggone expensive...considering) & I did not like the first go-round on powder coating using them & a #5 container, even though I have done fishing jigs for years...
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    09-16-2017, 04:11 PM
    Tumbled, de-primed, sized & cleaned pockets on 150 -.380ACP cases. Priming/powder & seating some boolits tonite. Haven't decided on which weight boolits yet, nor whether I will size these before seating... Maybe some of each? Decisions,...
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    09-16-2017, 11:51 AM
    JBinMN replied to a thread Unequal in Canister & Surplus Powder
    Thanks Gewehr-Guy! I appreciate the info! :)
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    09-15-2017, 09:14 PM
    Congrats on your new pistol! I hope it turns out to be what ya wanted! :) For me, I would like to shoot one someday. Just have not run into anyone who has one, that I know of anyway... I do most of my shooting & such with family & once in...
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    09-15-2017, 09:09 PM
    JBinMN replied to a thread TexasGrunt in Cast Boolits
    Ditto. That would be nice. :)
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    09-15-2017, 09:09 PM
    JBinMN replied to a thread Unequal in Canister & Surplus Powder
    Just curious & perhaps it has been mentioned & I missed it, but, are the containers 14ozs, or a full one pound? Thnx if anyone can help out. :)
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    09-15-2017, 09:10 AM
    It's basically a "tie" for me. 38/357 & 44mag. Bought the dies & other necessary stuff at the same time.'86 if I recall right. First powders for them were 2400 & Bullseye,IIRC... Might have been some Unique in there too. If ya count shotgun,...
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Goodhue County, Minnesota
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Hunting, Fishing, Shooting, Being outdoors, Camping, Reloading, etc.
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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
GC Gas Check