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Old 10-26-2013, 01:49 PM   #361
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I had to buy a bunch of Prvi for my 6.5x55 for the brass, but what great brass it is, I have reused those 100 brass for years, did the math later and that Prvi costs me less then Norma brass does.
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i have noticed that several places seem to be lacking brass for reloading right now. of course the other option that i use sometimes is to buy factory ammo for the brass after i have shot it.
That's what I'm doing now, I have about 25 pieces of brass so far.
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I had to buy a bunch of Prvi for my 6.5x55 for the brass, but what great brass it is, I have reused those 100 brass for years, did the math later and that Prvi costs me less then Norma brass does.
i have used some of the Prvi brass for my 308. it's not bad for reloading. i haven't run into any problems with it yet.

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That's what I'm doing now, I have about 25 pieces of brass so far.
i buy the cheaper green box Remington ammo for using for reloads. after all some it actually shoots decently too. the main component is the brass anyways.
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I had to buy a bunch of Prvi for my 6.5x55 for the brass, but what great brass it is, I have reused those 100 brass for years, did the math later and that Prvi costs me less then Norma brass does.
and quit tempting me with the 6.5x55! you know i want one pretty bad!
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I found a nice swede mauser at the gun show for $300. It had no blueing left whatsoever, but it was in good shape otherwise, especially the crown.
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I found a nice swede mauser at the gun show for $300. It had no blueing left whatsoever, but it was in good shape otherwise, especially the crown.
i sure hope you bought it!

not a bad price. i'd have gotten it for that price.
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i sure hope you bought it!

not a bad price. i'd have gotten it for that price.
That's the problem. I keep finding more good deals than what my measley wallet allows.
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That's the problem. I keep finding more good deals than what my measley wallet allows.
been there many times! be nice if i didn't have bills to pay. the guns i could buy would be staggering!
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Found Stainless Tikka T3s for $408
Found new Winchester 70s for $496
Found beautiful Savage 114s for $500 even.
No wounder I ended up so broke
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and quit tempting me with the 6.5x55! you know i want one pretty bad!
Axxe, you don't want a 6.5x55. I own 3 and they are not all they are cracked up to be.
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