Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 1 1
Topic Options
#2970906 - 10/06/12 10:51 AM Bullet Seating Question
Brisco Darlin
10 Point

Registered: 04/24/12
Posts: 3212
Loc: East Tn.

I just started loading 45 acp. i followed the directions for the crimp on the bullet seater. i'm loading 230 gr FMJ target rounds. a couple of the cases had a small horizontal crease after i seated the bullet. could i not be belling out the case enough before i seat the bullet? it only did it on a few cases.
I'm a little mean but i make up for it by being real healthy.

#2970944 - 10/06/12 11:57 AM Re: Bullet Seating Question [Re: Brisco Darlin]
8 Point

Registered: 03/08/08
Posts: 2491
Loc: Washington County

Did you check case length? Just a small variance will make a difference. If your dies were set using a short case, then the long ones will be crease when crimped. Try to find a happy medium.
Some people are alive simply because it is illegal to kill them.

Page 1 of 1 1

Moderator:  RUGER, gtk, Bobby G, Unicam, CBU93, stretch, TurkeyBurd, Kimber45, Mrs.Unicam, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
Deer Assassin
Crappie Luck
Newest Members
OfficerBuck, rapalabuck, medic2fpc, MachDR, pop
13308 Registered Users
Who's Online
119 registered (Doc Stone, Mike D, muddy-waders, num1medic, greygoose, Hoss, 17 invisible) and 154 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13308 Members
42 Forums
93981 Topics
1097864 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.149 seconds in which 0.001 seconds were spent on a total of 14 queries. Zlib compression enabled.