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.308 brass whats the best?

 
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Old 10-25-2013, 02:53 PM
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Lapua Winchester then lake city and scrap the rest...
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Old 10-25-2013, 04:48 PM
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1. Lapua
2. Norma
3. Nosler
4. Winchester
X3. if you are going to spend money, buy Lapua, youll never be sorry
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Lapua Winchester then lake city and scrap the rest...
I think I'd reverse the last two and scrap the last.....lol Far as I'm concerned, Winchester is made from old sardine cans.....
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Old 10-25-2013, 07:54 PM
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Re: .308 brass whats the best?

You're "getting back" into reloading and ask that question? Accuracy can't be bought. Unless your rig, shooting skills, reloading skills and load development skills are very good the brand of you cases you use won't mean much. If anything.

Forget the costly brands and get what ever brass is easy to find, then just do some loading and shooting for a while.
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you are so very right!!! i used to shoot every weekend till the closest rang closed. kids started getting bigger .and took on a part time business. now kids can go shoot with me and no more business. the price on the "old new " can of IMR 4064 i took out today to load with said $17.95 on the price tag. i have boxes of bullet heads that say $14.95 for a hundred.so yea. I NEED TO SHOOT!! thanks for the imput.
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Old 10-25-2013, 09:47 PM
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you are so very right!!! i used to shoot every weekend till the closest rang closed. kids started getting bigger .and took on a part time business. now kids can go shoot with me and no more business. the price on the "old new " can of IMR 4064 i took out today to load with said $17.95 on the price tag. i have boxes of bullet heads that say $14.95 for a hundred.so yea. I NEED TO SHOOT!! thanks for the imput.
A little hint... Whatever extruded powder you have, if it's older, take the lid off and have a good sniff. If it has a vinegar like smell, it's good. If it has no smell and it's clumpy, toss it.

The exception to that would be Unique (in smokless and Go-Ex in black). Everything else shoud smell... No smell, no good.
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1. Lapua
2. Norma
3. Nosler
4. Winchester
+1 on that
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