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Old 01-16-2013, 08:25 PM   #1
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I have a box of Nosler 165 grain 308 Trophy Grade that I bought from Midway USA last year - I am about out so I got another box - this box I ordered straight from Nosler - I noticed that in the new box of ammo the bullets seem to not to be seated as deep as the other box - Will this effect anything

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Old 01-16-2013, 10:38 PM   #2
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It shouldn't. But shoot a group with them before you go hunting, just in case.


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Fire a couple shots from each box to be sure.
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It shouldn't affect anything since ammo makers like that have to stay within SAAMI specs. Only issue would be if you chamber is out of spec.

Like others said, shoot a couple and see how it goes. Who knows maybe you'll get better accuracy with the longer ones.
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