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Any loading tips for 6.5-284??

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Unread 03-15-2002, 10:47 AM
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Any loading tips for 6.5-284??

I picked up my gun and will start out using 284 Winchester brass. I ordered a Redding full length die and will run the brass thru that first to neck it down. Then, I will run the K&M expander mandrel thru all of them and turn necks. Finally, a Redding neck bushing die will be used, bushing size is .002 under what I want the loaded round to be. Naturally, all cases have been match prepped. Does that sound like the best way to go about this or is there a better method?
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    Unread 03-15-2002, 11:59 AM
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    Re: Any loading tips for 6.5-284??

    unless you have a tite neck chamber you should fireform the brass before you turn the necks.
    if you can see it you can hit it
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