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Old 01-23-2005, 06:22 PM
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neck turning

who makes a good tool for turning case necks and how far should one go with this? thanks ,jimm
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Old 01-23-2005, 07:20 PM
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Re: neck turning

Shameless commercial reply: Check out www.benchrest.com/nielson Pumpkin
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Old 01-23-2005, 08:23 PM
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Re: neck turning

I am actually turning some cases this evening with a Sinclair NT-2000 tool ( the new model is NT-3000) and it is in my opinion the best money can buy. It's very simple, and very accurate. It can also be run with a power drill which dramaticly speeds up the process.

Neck turning, like anything, can be taken too far. If you don't have a tight neck chamber, you might want to take just the high side off your brass. But that is all. We're talking about just taking off .0005". If you get carried away it can actually make matters worse.

If your chamber is tight neck, then I would take the brass down to have .001-.002 clearance on each side. My 6.5-.284 has a .296" neck and I like my loaded ammo to measure .294".
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Old 01-23-2005, 09:57 PM
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K&M makes a good one also here the link
http://www.benchrest.com/cgi-bin/asacart/cart.cgi?db|asa.csv|K&M|1|10|search
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Don's (Pumpkin) is fantastic. I wrote about it here:
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Old 01-24-2005, 06:54 PM
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Re: neck turning

daveosok, thanks for the link but it didnt work for me?thanks again ,jimm
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