Reloading question for REPR

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Reloading question for REPR

Postby SHOOTER57 » Sat Feb 08, 2014 5:29 pm

Reloading question. Have any of the REPR dudes tried to neck up 243 brass and if so have you had enough success to make it worth the effort. I've got a lot more than I need (243) and would like to put it to good use.
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Re: Reloading question for REPR

Postby captninsano » Sat Feb 08, 2014 10:55 pm

You can neck it up, just be sure and check your OAL.

If your brass is old, anneal it first otherwise the chances of split necks are greatly increased. Use a lot of lube ;). I would take a look at the expander ball in your 308 dies and polish out any roughness.

If you have a 243 you should consider doing something to the cases so they are easily identifiable.
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