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Old 04-01-2012, 02:10 AM   #11
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I told you I was embarrassed............. Shortest answer is that I was rushing to test the loads before sun got too low to get consistent readings on the chrono. I noticed the recoil was "stout" but didn't take time to even look at the velocities. Just hurry and shoot till Kimber came apart in my hand. Later I found out my RCBS powder scale had switched from grains to grams which are a 15 to 1 ratio and didn't notice the decimal was off by one space so what I thought was 8.5 grains was really .85 grams which is about 13 grains. BOOM! A comedy of errors that could have been very ugly. See why I'm embarrassed........ but very impressed with the quality of those 2 guns. First major screw-up in 37 years of reloading.
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Old 04-01-2012, 04:29 AM   #12
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Did you ask the guy why he's selling the 14.45 Limited?

Would you believe him if he did?

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Old 04-02-2012, 01:21 AM   #13
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He said he just needs the money for home improvements which I believe because I met him at his house and he was redoing his whole backyard. I don't think I'll give him a grand though. It's nice but not brand new nice. :-)
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