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    08-25-2015, 02:22 PM
    HABCAN replied to a thread IMR 4198 for Cast in Cast Boolits
    Either 18.0 grs. IMR 4227 or 24.0 grs. IMR 4198 have been my goto cast powder charges in 7mms and .30's for a long time. I'm still accuracy-testing 27.8 grs. IMR 4198 to get 1800 fps. with a #31141 from an 18" bbl .303 Brit. truck gun I built.
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    08-25-2015, 01:48 PM
    HABCAN replied to a thread Casting indoor in Cast Boolits
    dragonrider's post #11................+1. I smelt only out in the open-door garage in the Spring as soon as local temps hit 20*F, then cast all year only indoors in the 'gun room', and if fluxing (very seldom) needed, open the window and any smoke...
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    08-23-2015, 09:44 AM
    There's the LEE Micro-Disk kit.................
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    08-19-2015, 08:43 AM
    Yes. Search: I've done it.
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    08-12-2015, 08:20 PM
    Seems like a whole lot of trouble. Since it is a derivation of the 7x57, I've made a lot DOWN from 7mm and as many UP from .244/6mm Rem. That's assuming you can get such cheap at a gunshow?
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    08-03-2015, 12:43 PM
    The other day I had occasion to reset a LEE auto-disk powder measure to throw a 6.4 grs. charge of Unique. The LEE Handbook chart indicates using a .88 cc. disk. Well, my old Unique must be extra flaky, cuz all I got was ~4.1 grs. To get the desired...
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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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