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Necking down brass from one size to another - problems

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Unread 06-26-2006, 08:33 AM
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Re: Necking down brass from one size to another - problems

Sir: as the price of brass increases, the case forming losses are a costly thing to do; therfore, learn to anneal ( soften without temnpering ) before resizing, then anneal properly to re-harden . Loss rate= zero. Overbore
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    Unread 07-03-2006, 06:32 PM
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    Re: Necking down brass from one size to another - problems

    The Lee Sizing wax that is white and comes in a tube is heads and tails better than Imperial sizing wax. Trick is to apply the lee wax and let the wax set up a couple of minutes, just like you do a car wax. The lee wax is so good that I lubricated my bullet jackets with the wax before running them through the forming dies.

    After using the Lee wax, you'll save your Imperial Wax and give it to someone that you don't like!
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    Re: Necking down brass from one size to another - problems

    another vote for the lee wax. amazing stuff
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