Last Activity:03-17-2012 4:25 PM
Posted in thread: Need help with 9mm loads on 03-17-2012 at 07:59 PM
Beautiful day out today. Tried increasing the load from 4.5-4.7 grains, to 4.9-5.0 grains, and
5 rounds cycled flawlessly in the 5903. This is a little over the recommended load, but bases
of brass di...
Posted in thread: Need help with 9mm loads on 03-14-2012 at 12:09 AM
Thanks for replies.I check all ammo with gauge.These are lead cast, and could be hanging
up.Also might need a little more powder to get the slide back all the way. Rounds always go in
fine when I rele...
Posted in thread: Need help with 9mm loads on 03-11-2012 at 10:14 PM
I've been reloading for about a year. Doing 357, 38 special, 40 S&W, 380, and 9mm. For the most
part all is going well, except for the 9mm. I am having the following problems.9mm loads are
Posted in thread: My Lee Tumble Lube cast bullets are too big on 08-08-2011 at 02:18 PM
What alloy are you using? Believe it or not different alloys have different shrinkage
rates.Generally, 90% wheel weights, 5% tin, 5% antimony
Posted in thread: My Lee Tumble Lube cast bullets are too big on 08-06-2011 at 10:40 PM
I thought these could be used without resizing. I was getting bulges in the cases, and when I
checked the bullets with a micrometer, the base (the last ring) was slightly bigger than the
rest of the r...