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Thread: 8x60

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    Boolit Buddy
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    8x60

    Anyone made these?
    Can I use 8x57 dies & just back them out 3mm?

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    Boolit Master

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    I have one. Mine is a .318 bore. I would think 8x57 dies could be used but the base would not get resized. Probably fine in a bolt gun. Assuming you have the more common .323 bore.

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    Boolit Master reed1911's Avatar
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    Yes you can use the 8x57 to neck size only. Just be careful not to touch the shoulder.
    Ron Reed
    Oklahoma City, OK

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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
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