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Unread 06-21-2012, 10:52 AM
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Re: Headspace question

It might be worth mentioning that final measurements should be taken with the tube properly torqued in place vs hand tight.

-- richard
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    Unread 06-23-2012, 02:15 PM
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    Re: Headspace question

    thanks guy's its nice looking in on these forums ,They are great eye openers
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    Unread 07-01-2012, 08:41 PM
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    Re: Headspace question

    Just "listening" in... It is my understanding that the belt is what the BM's head space off of, and that number is .000 to +.002. After that the shoulder is fire formed for the chamber and when you size it is neck only or a shoulder bump to somewhere around touching to - .002? That is the way I do it but after reading a few posts it sounds like some guys are only concerned with shoulder headspace.
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