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338 Edge - Match Brass - FINALLY!

 
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Old 04-24-2013, 10:38 PM
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Re: 338 Edge - Match Brass - FINALLY!

What was the neck measurement on a loaded round with Nosler brass?
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Old 04-26-2013, 09:34 PM
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Re: 338 Edge - Match Brass - FINALLY!

loaded Nosler w/ berger is 367, Bertrum w/ berger is 363. I turn all my brass 50-75% to clean up the high spots, so no turn brass add .0005-.001.
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Old 04-26-2013, 10:24 PM
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Re: 338 Edge - Match Brass - FINALLY!

Thanks, I have a reamer here I was about to chamber a barrel with when all this news about Bertram Brass surfaced. I was starting to think about buying some BB and regrinding the neck to accommodate the thin brass but no more than I'll shoot an Edge I think I'll buy some Nosler and move on with the build.
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Old 06-02-2013, 04:35 PM
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Re: 338 Edge - Match Brass - FINALLY!

100 Rounds of Bertram Brass are in. I just measured the shoulders with the Hornady .420 Headspace Gauge and found them to have 0.009" of variance from 2.456" to 2.465". Haven't taken any other measurements yet. I haven't yet resized any as my rifle is about a month out from completion still and am waiting to see what chambers snug.

Is anyone seeing good groups with this brass and NOT dropping down in bushing size?
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Old 06-02-2013, 08:12 PM
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Re: 338 Edge - Match Brass - FINALLY!

Any idea of when you may start selling them in 50 piece lots.
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Old 06-02-2013, 09:51 PM
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Re: 338 Edge - Match Brass - FINALLY!

I have had great success with a .363" bushing. We will be selling in smaller quanities when we get a stock of it built up.
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Old 06-02-2013, 10:41 PM
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Re: 338 Edge - Match Brass - FINALLY!

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Any idea of when you may start selling them in 50 piece lots.
I'm still thinking about getting some brass and having my reamer reworked to a .368 neck. I'd split a order with you if you want 50pcs.

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