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Old 10-17-2013, 11:29 AM
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Re: 6mm ackley and 6/284 barrel life

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I just built a 6-284 with a no turn neck chamber (.281). A loaded case is .271. There is about .002 clearance all around (.004 total clearance) The Lapua brass seems just fine.
lately there have been a few complaints about Lapua brass on here alone. I've never had a problem with it myself, but only use .223 family stuff. Other folks complain about Norma, and have yet to ever see a problem with it as well. The only brass I've learned to really dislike is Blackhills, and even then I may have gotten a couple bad batches. Never had a problem with Winchester or Remington, while others do

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lately there have been a few complaints about Lapua brass on here alone. I've never had a problem with it myself, but only use .223 family stuff. Other folks complain about Norma, and have yet to ever see a problem with it as well. The only brass I've learned to really dislike is Blackhills, and even then I may have gotten a couple bad batches. Never had a problem with Winchester or Remington, while others do

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What are the compliant about the Lapua brass?
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What are the compliant about the Lapua brass?
do a search on here. Think it was being soft, but also could be wrong. Like I said I never saw a problem with it
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do a search on here. Think it was being soft, but also could be wrong. Like I said I never saw a problem with it
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Did a search and couldn't find much. Maybe an isolated incident(s) Checked Midway reviews for all Lapau offerings and all were rated from 4 to 5 stars with most being 4.7 and above. The 6.5-284 had 7 reviews and all rated 5.

Have only shot a few break-in rounds with mine, but so far the out-of-the-box quality is excellent.
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