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  1. J E Custom replied to the thread I seriously doubt this is case head separation but what do you guys think?.

    Looks good !!! it appears that you don't have case stretch and all you have to do is minimum sizing for brass life and fit. The mark at...

    Feb 22, 2018 at 9:39 PM
  2. J E Custom replied to the thread What's Causing Bullet Runout.

    Normally Run out Is caused by the reloading procedure. If the necks are not turned this can also cause run out. Try loading using...

    Feb 22, 2018 at 9:28 PM
  3. J E Custom replied to the thread I seriously doubt this is case head separation but what do you guys think?.

    First, Primers are not used to set head space and should always be seated flush or below the case head. when the cartridge is fired, the...

    Feb 22, 2018 at 8:42 PM
  4. J E Custom replied to the thread I seriously doubt this is case head separation but what do you guys think?.

    Sorry, I don't think you Mean .064 to .074 is the head space. That is the rim thickness for the rimed case. and acts as a go gauge....

    Feb 22, 2018 at 8:25 PM
  5. J E Custom replied to the thread I seriously doubt this is case head separation but what do you guys think?.

    Excessive head space occurs when the case is shorter than the chamber by more than 1 or 2 thousandths allowing the case to move...

    Feb 22, 2018 at 1:58 PM
  6. J E Custom replied to the thread I seriously doubt this is case head separation but what do you guys think?.

    Bumping the shoulder Only increases the head space compounding the problem if it is case stretch in the web area. If it is just the...

    Feb 22, 2018 at 11:39 AM
  7. J E Custom replied to the thread I seriously doubt this is case head separation but what do you guys think?.

    Cutting it open will end all doubt as to whether or not it is thinning. Hopefully it wont be, but at least you will know. Also keep the...

    Feb 22, 2018 at 7:27 AM
  8. J E Custom liked geo4061's post in the thread SCHOOLS- no longer soft targets.

    A friend of mine went to his grand daughters basketball game. At the entrance was this sign."Employees and staff are armed." He ask how...

    Feb 21, 2018 at 8:26 PM
  9. J E Custom replied to the thread I seriously doubt this is case head separation but what do you guys think?.

    There is only one way to tell if the case is thinning in this area and may separate later, sacrifice one case and section it , then Mic...

    Feb 21, 2018 at 8:24 PM
  10. J E Custom replied to the thread Nosler Ballistics Tip Performace?.

    I have also Had lots of experience with the ballistic tip Mostly good. As stated they work very well at longer distances where...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 4:19 PM
  11. J E Custom replied to the thread 7mm-08 bullet weights.

    7/08 cases don't hold a lot of powder and when using the heavy 7mm bullets you give up a lot of velocity and this reduces the bullet...

    Feb 17, 2018 at 11:52 AM
  12. J E Custom replied to the thread Redding bushing materiel. Titanium or steel.

    There are other benefits to lubing all cases when sizing (Neck or full length). When sized without lube the Press stretches a few...

    Feb 17, 2018 at 11:22 AM
  13. J E Custom replied to the thread Redding bushing materiel. Titanium or steel.

    Most cases do fine with either Type if lubed. The Wild cats with 35 or 40o shoulder angels will sometimes crush the neck in the...

    Feb 17, 2018 at 7:33 AM
  14. J E Custom replied to the thread I Really Need a Psychiatrist!.

    It is not recoil that normally gets a person, it is the target picture. We work hard to get the perfect hold in the center of the bulls...

    Feb 16, 2018 at 3:20 PM
  15. J E Custom liked RockyMtnMT's post in the thread Load work up...seating depth test first OR charge weight first?.

    My method is very close to JE. I personally like to shoot not load develop. I also like to get done with as little resource used as...

    Feb 16, 2018 at 1:14 PM