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Crimping - You're doing it wrong:

Discussion in 'Reloading' started by Steve Koski, Dec 18, 2011.


  1. Steve Koski

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    Are those plated bullets?
     

  3. Steve Koski

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  5. jmorris

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    I'd say your doing it right...just a tad too much.
     
  6. jmorris

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    Did you have the machine set for 38's and loaded 357's?
     
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    Perfect, Whats wrong with those?
     
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    Isn't that a bit heavy for a plated bullet?
     
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    And people wonder why their ammo shoots like krap.
     
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    Never heard of mushroom bullets?
     
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    Maybe you shouldn't use pliers to crimp?? (refernce other thread)

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    Nothing wrong with that. In fact, you should add more crimp. Lots more.
     
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    his rounds have a muffin top :rofl:
     
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    Oh god. What a thread.
     
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    Please tell me those are not yours or that it was a accident..
     
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    TOO MUCH CRIMP!:shocked:
     
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