.357 SIG flash holes

Discussion in 'Reloading' started by Lowcountry_Glocker, Sep 30, 2015.

  1. danbocog

    danbocog

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    I really like the 357 Sig cartridge, but too expensive to shoot factory ammo. Been loading 40 S&W for nearly 20 years. Was thinking of reloading the 357 Sig, but I think you just junked that idea. LOL
     
  2. dkf

    dkf

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    If you don't want to lube cases and don't want to size with a .40 sizer first then buy the Dillon carbide .357sig die set. Yes the set is expensive at around $135 but you will pay for them in less than 1000rds vs buying factory ammo.

    If you have problems with the small flash holes on Speer brass, separate them and drill out the flash hole with a #49 or 5/64" drill bit.
     

  3. Lowcountry_Glocker

    Lowcountry_Glocker

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    if you've been loading for 20 years you can figure it out, believe me.
    In about 30 minutes yesterday I set my dies up and BELIEVE I have proper neck tension after some trials... Still needs some fine tuning but I think I will be good to load if I mess with it for another 15 minutes or so.