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bick65 01-01-2012 11:23 PM

Reloading ??
 
Hi been reloading for 5 years always got once fired brass . So always resized I now have new brass for my 444 do I need to resize or just trim ?

Sniper03 01-01-2012 11:35 PM

65,

With new quality brass like Remington, Winchester, Lapua and Hornady. I usually check the over all length on some samples from the box and reload. I have never re sized new brass in my case. I want them to fire form. That does not mean that all re-loaders do not re size before loading but I never have.
Sometimes chamfer the case slightly if needed, lube and load.

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JonM 01-02-2012 12:30 AM

i resize all new brass. ive had a few instances when i didnt do it that were out of spec enough to cause a stuck case situation.

its more an issue with bottleneck cases than it is with straightwall. due to varied headspaces of new brass

RaySendero 01-02-2012 02:05 AM

Yep - Resize all, even new cases!


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