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Old 07-01-2013, 09:21 PM   #21
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Just bought some Remington brass for a gun I am finishing up and had to cull 4 pieces out of each bag of 50 because the case necks were folded over. You might call Starline and talk to them. they might send you some spare cases......

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Old 07-07-2013, 12:26 AM   #22
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Maybe had seething to do with the crimping? I had brass split and ended not going bang. But I had a squib in my barrel. Thank goodness it sounded funny or I would have shot again

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I don' think any brass is thinner than 44-40 and I've loaded mine many times without cracking/splitting any. The only problem I've had were a few out of a 500 round box that weren't formed.
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I have been using Starline bras for my .44 mag loads. I shoot them through a Super Blackhawk with a 7.5-inch barrel. I have been using H110, 296 and Lil Gun powder in these loads. I usually load in the mid range. I haven't experienced any problems after a couple hundred of rounds shot through my gun.
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