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Unread 11-16-2012, 02:33 PM
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Dummy round

This may belong in the reloading section, but I figured I would get more responses quicker.

I need to send a dummy round to Kiff for my new edge reamer. I don't have any dies yet. Can I seat a bullet in my dummy Edge case with my 338 Lapua Seating die? The die is a stock RCBS seater.

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Unread 11-16-2012, 08:44 PM
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Re: Dummy round

Shouldn't be a problem, back the die off so you don't crush the shoulder.
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Unread 11-16-2012, 08:46 PM
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Re: Dummy round

It will work, i seated a 284 diameter bullet using a 300 RUM die once.

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Unread 11-17-2012, 10:41 AM
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Re: Dummy round

Ok, thanks.
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Unread 11-19-2012, 10:58 AM
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Re: Dummy round

If that doesn't turn out let me know and I'll send you a dummy, PM me if so.
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