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Old 05-01-2013, 03:42 PM   #31
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i havnt even shot them yet but from what i've read, i would get leading if i shout .429s out of a .429 barrel. idk if my mold is out of spec but it drops em at what the molds says with ww

Try a few, unsized and hand lubed. The soft lead may "bump up" if you keep velocity low.
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I don't wanna chance it since the majority says that i would have problems. i ordered so solder from rotometals yesterday and i'll soon make some lyman #2 hoping for .430's from that mould. i have a .430 mold on backorder but who knows when i'll see it...
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