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Old 01-10-2013, 12:13 AM   #1
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Just got done loading my firts 50bmg rounds. Just 5 rounds for starters. 750 gr Amax 245gr US869 5.730 COL
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Old 01-10-2013, 02:55 AM   #2
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Looking awesome, , he says bowing his head in reverence.
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Just got done loading my firts 50bmg rounds. Just 5 rounds for starters. 750 gr Amax 245gr US869 5.730 COL
Did you make those rounds to go squirrel hunting? Just joking, they look nice. What are those gonna be shot out of?
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That's sick!
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Thanks everybody. They're running thru a Barret M107. Having a little issue with the taper of the bullet and the seater plug.
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Thanks everybody. They're running thru a Barret M107. Having a little issue with the taper of the bullet and the seater plug.
My brother in law has a Barret.. I'm sure he would take some of those of your hands depending on how much u want for them.. We haven't started to reload just yet..
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I would have to get a few hundred made and tested before that
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Side note..... RCBS customer service was great this morning. Turns out they make a seater plug just for the A-Max bullet. Free.
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Just for the hell of if how much does it cost u about to make one? He got a deal from a LGS and paid 3 bucks a pop for a whole bunch..
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$4.30 the brass was free. The A-Max were 3 bucks a piece. $1 in powder. 30 cents per primer. I have bought 50cal for $3 too, but I'm hope this is much more accurate
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