crimp or not

Discussion in 'Reloading' started by reed, Mar 1, 2008.

  1. reed

    reed Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    88
    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2007
    gettting ready to load my first batch of shells, does the .243 win require a drimp when seating or not
     

  2. Varminator 911

    Varminator 911 Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    337
    Joined:
    Dec 7, 2007
    Not needed

    Crimping is only commonly done on dangerous game loads and using bullets with a cannelure. It is not normally done on 243 loads and could be dangerous unless properly done. Just get your neck tension right and you are good to go.

    V911