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Reloading suggestions for .338 Lapua

 
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Old 09-24-2012, 08:45 PM
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Re: Reloading suggestions for .338 Lapua

Hey SidecarFlip, im seeing this on my brass after i chamber a round, whether or not i fire it.



Now this isnt my actual brass but it looks exactly like this, any suggestios as to what it could be? Rough chamber?
Thanks for any help!
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Old 09-25-2012, 05:48 PM
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Re: Reloading suggestions for .338 Lapua

Are you getting a stiff/hard close??
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Old 09-25-2012, 05:51 PM
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Re: Reloading suggestions for .338 Lapua

No, I bump my shoulders back just enough for the bolt to close like there isn't even a case in there.
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Old 08-23-2014, 01:20 AM
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Re: Reloading suggestions for .338 Lapua

I polished my chamber

I am using Hornady brass works great, before my bolt was stiff after firing the Rem 700 in 338 Lapua

Like others said if the bolt is stiff while loading set the shoulder back just a tad with the sizer die
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