Stretch brass

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ChrisF
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Stretch brass

Post by ChrisF » Tue May 21, 2019 12:37 am

What are signs of brass stretching

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kenny s
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Re: Stretch brass

Post by kenny s » Tue May 21, 2019 6:11 am

if you see a ridge on the top. It will seem to 'flow' into the chamber.
a ring around the shell indicates a separation getting ready to happen.
when and IF I see this, I discard the shell right away.
half of a shell in the chamber is a bummer.
Ken

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