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#296894 - 07/11/07 10:08 PM Leverevolution Brass
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My empty 444 lever/evolution brass is shorter than my rem. brass. Any reloaders out there with sugestions for reloading these?
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#297044 - 07/11/07 11:12 PM Re: Leverevolution Brass [Re: skynimrod]
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Are both in "Case Lenght" specs for the 444?
Resized?
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#297053 - 07/11/07 11:21 PM Re: Leverevolution Brass [Re: Tiny]
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I have not sized them yet but their alot shorter than other 444 brass about 1/4 inch 2.065 compaird to 2.21 for the rems
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#297273 - 07/12/07 09:22 AM Re: Leverevolution Brass [Re: ]
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If I were reloading them, I'd start about 1gr below the minimum load and work up, checking for pressure signs every grain that you up the load.
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#297306 - 07/12/07 10:05 AM Re: Leverevolution Brass [Re: .444 Marlin]
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I was wondering if cast bullets would work better since they are often so long as to get the crimp over the ogive right, and still be close to my barrel lands.I think i'll hang on to my evolution brass for now and wait until hornady releases there rubber tips to the reloaders (rumer has it to be soon).I want to reload the speer gold dots 270 gr. anyway.

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#297716 - 07/12/07 03:48 PM Re: Leverevolution Brass [Re: skynimrod]
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I wonder why the cases are shorter on this ammo?
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#297773 - 07/12/07 05:05 PM Re: Leverevolution Brass [Re: Hillbilly Hunter]
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I reload 450 Marlin and I have a box of new Hornady loads in 450 Marlin, I'll try to measure and see if the brass is the same as my other brass. Good question!
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#298138 - 07/12/07 11:17 PM Re: Leverevolution Brass [Re: Hillbilly Hunter]
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 Originally Posted By: Hillbilly Hunter
I wonder why the cases are shorter on this ammo?

Same here"about a 1/4" is a big difference.Hornady may have goofed.


Edited by Tiny (07/12/07 11:18 PM)
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#298351 - 07/13/07 08:25 AM Re: Leverevolution Brass [Re: Tiny]
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 Originally Posted By: Tiny
 Originally Posted By: Hillbilly Hunter
I wonder why the cases are shorter on this ammo?

Same here"about a 1/4" is a big difference.Hornady may have goofed.


Just a wild guess, but maybe to compensate for the longer bullet?
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#298559 - 07/13/07 10:49 AM Re: Leverevolution Brass [Re: Eric T.]
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Your right Eric, to fit that long nose in their they had to shorten the case from what I have gotten from other forums
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