HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: noncontradiction
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 12677

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 154
BOT: 1
Total: 155
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Home
02: Forums
03: Forums
04: Forums
05: Forums
06: Forums
07: Forums
08: Forums
09: Your Account
10: Forums
11: Forums
12: Forums
13: Forums
14: Forums
15: Forums
16: Forums
17: Forums
18: Forums
19: Photo Albums
20: Forums
21: Forums
22: Forums
23: Forums
24: Forums
25: Forums
26: Forums
27: Forums
28: Your Account
29: Home
30: Forums
31: Forums
32: Forums
33: Forums
34: Home
35: Forums
36: Forums
37: Forums
38: Forums
39: Forums
40: Photo Albums
41: Forums
42: Forums
43: Forums
44: Forums
45: Your Account
46: Forums
47: Forums
48: Forums
49: Forums
50: Forums
51: Your Account
52: Forums
53: Your Account
54: Forums
55: Forums
56: Forums
57: Forums
58: Forums
59: Forums
60: Forums
61: Your Account
62: Photo Albums
63: Forums
64: Forums
65: Forums
66: Forums
67: Home
68: Forums
69: Forums
70: Forums
71: Your Account
72: Forums
73: Your Account
74: Forums
75: Forums
76: Forums
77: Forums
78: Forums
79: Forums
80: Forums
81: Forums
82: Forums
83: Forums
84: Forums
85: Forums
86: Forums
87: Forums
88: Forums
89: Forums
90: Forums
91: Forums
92: Forums
93: Forums
94: Forums
95: Forums
96: Home
97: Forums
98: Forums
99: Forums
100: Forums
101: Forums
102: Forums
103: Forums
104: Forums
105: Home
106: Forums
107: Forums
108: Forums
109: Forums
110: Forums
111: Forums
112: Forums
113: Forums
114: Forums
115: Forums
116: Forums
117: Your Account
118: Your Account
119: Forums
120: Forums
121: Forums
122: Forums
123: Forums
124: Forums
125: Forums
126: Forums
127: Forums
128: Forums
129: Forums
130: Photo Albums
131: Forums
132: Forums
133: Forums
134: Forums
135: Your Account
136: Forums
137: Forums
138: Forums
139: Forums
140: Forums
141: Forums
142: Forums
143: Forums
144: Forums
145: Forums
146: Forums
147: Forums
148: Forums
149: Photo Albums
150: Forums
151: Forums
152: Forums
153: Forums
154: Forums
  BOT:
01: Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 305
 Pictures: 2367
  · Views: 516690
  · Votes: 1312
  · Comments: 86
 

Support our Advertisers

Reloading Military Brass in .30-06
Discussion regarding the reloading of ammunition and tuning of loads for accuracy
Go to page Previous  1, 2
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » Reloading Ammunition

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
bodyalter
Member
Member


Joined: Jan 10, 2007
Posts: 87
Location: Central Minnesota

PostPosted: Fri Feb 02, 2007 3:57 pm    Post subject: Re: Reloading Military Brass in .30-06 Reply with quote

any thing is better than useing the lee chamfer Tool to do it. there are those who will tell you to invest in a primer pocket uniformer as well but I never had to with the 223 brass. good luck

_________________
There are only 10 types of people in the world, Those who understand binary and those who don't
Back to top
View user's profile MSN Messenger
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 13883
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Sat Feb 03, 2007 12:05 am    Post subject: Re: Reloading Military Brass in .30-06 Reply with quote

The crimp on the primer pocket is a total pain in the "lower rear portion" of the anatomy.

I "fixed" 200 5.56mm military cases and had to remove the crimp. Even broke a de-priming pin in the process of de-priming. Like Bushy I use a drill bit between the fingers. I use a primer pocket cleaner as a guage, to ensure the crimp is gone and to finish off.

It was a long boring job, but sitting in front of tv I didn't notice it too much.

I agree with the others....drop your load to the low point for the calibre and bullet in your manual and work up from there watching for pressure. Doesn't matter what primer you use...I have used Federal, CCI ans Vitavouri without any problems.

Cheers, Vince

_________________
Cheers, Vince Cheers

Illegitimi non carborundum
(Never let the bastards grind you down)

Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

"Nulla Si Fa Senza Volonta."
(Without Commitment, Nothing Gets Done)
Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
fireball 3
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jan 28, 2007
Posts: 393
Location: northern calif

PostPosted: Sat Feb 03, 2007 6:16 pm    Post subject: Re: Reloading Military Brass in .30-06 Reply with quote

Wiley Wapiti-- I have a lyman crimp remover that goes in a handle that you can have if you want. I've gotten rid of all my 06 mil brass.I gave them to my nephew. I still have the crimp remover bit. Dave If you want you can email me see profile. Smile
Back to top
View user's profile Yahoo Messenger
WileyWapiti
Member
Member


Joined: Jan 04, 2006
Posts: 298
Location: NW Colorado

PostPosted: Thu Feb 22, 2007 2:13 pm    Post subject: Re: Reloading Military Brass in .30-06 Reply with quote

Thanks guys, and thanks for the offer FIREBALL,but I bought a Lyman crimp remover from Midway and a Lee decapper which is geared for most sizes. I worked through about 50 rounds and it seemed to go rather well. The primers fit correctly and the rounds fired nicely, so I consider it a success. Being fairly new to reloading, I still like to take the time and ask first instead of just bulldogging my way in - you guys were my sounding board to confirm my request.

_________________
Save the whales, collect the whole set!
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
SHOOTER458
Member
Member


Joined: Nov 05, 2005
Posts: 27

PostPosted: Thu Feb 22, 2007 2:49 pm    Post subject: Re: Reloading Military Brass in .30-06 Reply with quote

I use the Lyman tool without the handle and spin it in an electric drill. I can do 250 to 300 an hr. Been using it for years.
Back to top
View user's profile
K.W.
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Mar 19, 2007
Posts: 348
Location: Finland

PostPosted: Fri Mar 23, 2007 9:44 am    Post subject: Re: Reloading Military Brass in .30-06 Reply with quote

There in Finland was very cheap Canadian 30-06 tracers (DA-65 stamp)i. When we use them there begann tyres to burn in then dyke. When I was reloadig them. use cheap Swedish knife named Mora for taking crimps off.
Back to top
View user's profile
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » Reloading Ammunition
Page 2 of 2
All times are GMT - 7 Hours
Go to page Previous  1, 2



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Advertisements
 


Valid CSS! Valid HTML 4.01!
Click to check if this page is realy HTML 4.01 compliant for speed :)

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of HuntingNut.com.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2011 by HuntingNut.com
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy

.: Upgraded to DragonFly 9.2 by Dizfunkshunal :.