Last Activity:11-27-2011 4:45 PM
Posted in thread: Self resetting target for .223? on 05-14-2011 at 01:01 AM
I made a test target out of 1/2" AR400 and it held up alright shooting at 75 yrds. .223 HP's
and 30.06 SP didn't seem to make much difference in the end result, there was substantial dents
but it woul...
Posted in thread: .222 lee factory crimp on .223? on 04-30-2011 at 01:04 AM
The die I have is the .222 factory crimp and I want to try it on .223So the problem with doing
this is 0.060 length difference in the case?
Posted in thread: .222 lee factory crimp on .223? on 04-29-2011 at 11:00 PM
I have never used a factory crimp die however I have a .222 factory crimp die with one of my
sets. I am interested in crimping some of my .223 ammo and I am wondering if the factory crimp
dies are uni...
Posted in thread: Misfires? on 04-13-2011 at 12:55 AM
Well I believe the problem was the primers, I remember spilling some that I used in the
original batch and i picked them up one by one with my hands which may have been somewhat oily,
I have only had ...
Posted in thread: Misfires? on 04-12-2011 at 02:04 AM
There is only a thin film on the outside of the case and on the inside of the neck, not enough
that would have originally thought it would effect anything.
Posted in thread: Misfires? on 04-12-2011 at 01:41 AM
the primer seems to be seated in the same distance as the factory ammo aswell it did dent
enough that I believe it should have gone off. The OAL is exactly what my loading manual says I
will measure s...
Posted in thread: Misfires? on 04-12-2011 at 01:04 AM
Let me start by saying I am new to reloading and any help is appreciated. I recently purchased
some reloading equipment and managed to make some .223 rounds for my mini last night however my
Posted in thread: Self resetting target for .223? on 04-05-2011 at 01:15 AM
Thanks for the help in steel selection I thought I was on the right track but I wasn't sure.
Posted in thread: Self resetting target for .223? on 04-03-2011 at 01:43 PM
I was thinking a simple spinner target, I assume something like AR500 would give me the best
Posted in thread: Self resetting target for .223? on 04-03-2011 at 12:31 AM
Anyone have luck making or buying a self resetting target for the .223? I have been looking at
some do-all tagets but the reviews seem to be mostly bad. I am sure I could weld one together