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Old 05-23-2011, 05:53 PM   #1
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I was out to the range today sighting in some rifles including a remington 223 bolt action. While policing up my brass I came across these two. It made my heart jump until I realized they were not mine (different head stamp). Now I have to wonder who is shooting a rifle with this sort of issue going on in the throat or chamber? Any ideas what might cause this?

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Old 05-23-2011, 08:14 PM   #2
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Looks like reloads notice the different shoulder lengths. I would say the sizing die was too far down setting the shoulder back leaving enough gap to give a bubble.

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Well we know why he didn't police his brass.

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Well we know why he didn't police his brass.
yse and this is a good reason to check anythng/everything you pick up at the range.
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