close
Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Rifles, Reloading, Optics, Equipment > Reloading

Reloading Berger Bullets

Reply

6.5-06 AI Fireforming

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #15  
Unread 07-11-2013, 11:23 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Eureka, Mt
Posts: 9
Re: 6.5-06 AI Fireforming

I have had great results using a small amount of Pistol powder (Unique or Accurate #5).. about 15 grains, and then using a lee 3.0 CC scoop of cornmeal. I use a paraffin wax plug instead of an expensive bullet. I have a controlled feed action so the extractor keeps the case head firmly against the bolt face. I just chamber my "blank", hold the rifle vertical and fire. I get a perfect case every time.. This also works for Gibbs' cases where the shoulder must be relocated
Reply With Quote
  •   #16  
    Unread 07-11-2013, 12:20 PM
    Platinum Member
     
    Join Date: Feb 2008
    Location: Sacramento, CA
    Posts: 1,010
    Re: 6.5-06 AI Fireforming

    Vertical?

    Where does the corn meal and paraffin end up?
    Reply With Quote

      #17  
    Unread 07-11-2013, 12:38 PM
    Platinum Member
     
    Join Date: Sep 2005
    Location: Central AZ
    Posts: 1,140
    Re: 6.5-06 AI Fireforming

    Downrange. I use this method as well.
    Reply With Quote
    Reply

    Bookmarks

    Thread Tools
    Display Modes


    Similar Threads for: 6.5-06 AI Fireforming
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    .25-06 AI Fireforming gr8whyt Reloading 10 05-11-2011 09:35 PM
    fireforming for 7mm tcu how to? fishfreakak Reloading 2 12-26-2010 06:48 PM
    Fireforming????? POP Reloading 7 01-11-2010 09:28 AM
    Fireforming ICANHITHIMMAN Reloading 6 10-19-2008 08:42 AM
    Fireforming. Trent The Basics, Starting Out 4 03-31-2008 10:35 PM


    All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:22 PM.


    Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
    All content ©2010-2015 Long Range Hunting, LLC