PsykoKlown

PsykoKlown

I did some reasonably good shooting this weekend.
►OnTarget and Chrono data included.
►All bullets used were swaged.
►http://shootersworldpowder.com
►Shooters World Data:
https://shootersworldpowder.com/wp-content/uploads/shooters-world-manual.pdf
►Lovex Data:
https://explosia.cz/app/uploads/2016/11/reloading_Lovex_EN.pdf
►Shooters World Burn Rate Chart(canister):
https://shootersworldpowder.com/canister-propellants/#burn
►Shooters World Burn Rate Chart(bulk):
http://shootersworldpowder.com/bulk-propellant/#burn

I've decided to try some other FB bullet weights.

►http://shootersworldpowder.com
►Shooters World Data:
https://shootersworldpowder.com/wp-content/uploads/shooters-world-manual.pdf
►Lovex Data:
https://explosia.cz/app/uploads/2016/11/reloading_Lovex_EN.pdf
►Shooters World Burn Rate Chart(canister):
https://shootersworldpowder.com/canister-propellants/#burn
►Shooters World Burn Rate Chart(bulk):
http://shootersworldpowder.com/bulk-propellant/#burn

I did some reasonably good shooting this weekend.
►OnTarget and Chrono data included.

►http://shootersworldpowder.com
►Shooters World Data (7/20/18):
http://shootersworldpowder.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/ShootersWorldMaualInterior_072618.pdf
►Lovex Data:
https://explosia.cz/app/uploads/2016/11/reloading_Lovex_EN.pdf
►Shooters World Burn Rate Chart(canister):
https://shootersworldpowder.com/canister-propellants/#burn
►Shooters World Burn Rate Chart(bulk):
http://shootersworldpowder.com/bulk-propellant/#burn

I've decided to try some other FB bullet weights.

►http://shootersworldpowder.com
►Shooters World Data (7/20/18):
http://shootersworldpowder.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/ShootersWorldMaualInterior_072618.pdf
►Lovex Data:
https://explosia.cz/app/uploads/2016/11/reloading_Lovex_EN.pdf
►Shooters World Burn Rate Chart(canister):
https://shootersworldpowder.com/canister-propellants/#burn
►Shooters World Burn Rate Chart(bulk):
http://shootersworldpowder.com/bulk-propellant/#burn

I decided make some 55 gn flat base bullets to try with Shooters World Blackout and Buffalo Rifle for comparison with my 55 gn RBTs, and got some interesting results.

►http://shootersworldpowder.com
►Shooters World Data (updated 7/26/18 (I was using the April edition)):
http://shootersworldpowder.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/ShootersWorldMaualInterior_072618.pdf
►Lovex Data:
https://explosia.cz/app/uploads/2016/11/reloading_Lovex_EN.pdf
►Shooters World Burn Rate Chart(canister):
https://shootersworldpowder.com/canister-propellants/#burn
►Shooters World Burn Rate Chart(bulk):
http://shootersworldpowder.com/bulk-propellant/#burn

Not any hard evidence here, but there is a warning, and hopefully some other bits of interest.
►If I had referenced AA 5744 data I would have realized that my Buffalo Rifle charges were all above max.

Some things I've discovered about Shooters World/Lovex load data.

►http://shootersworldpowder.com
►Shooters World Data (updated 7/26/18 (I was using the April edition)):
http://shootersworldpowder.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/ShootersWorldMaualInterior_072618.pdf
►Lovex Data:
https://explosia.cz/app/uploads/2016/11/reloading_Lovex_EN.pdf
►Shooters World Burn Rate Chart(canister):
https://shootersworldpowder.com/canister-propellants/#burn
►Shooters World Burn Rate Chart(bulk):
http://shootersworldpowder.com/bulk-propellant/#burn
►The "S" and "D" in the Lovex powder names designate Single or Double base.

A little update on core sizing.
These cores are from the 69 gn mold I made.

►I'm using a BT Sniper Deluxe kit for swaging .224 flat base and rebated boat tail bullets (a one-off custom order RBT kit).
http://castboolits.gunloads.com/forumdisplay.php?114-BT-Sniper

►Here's a bit more info you might be interested in:
Corbin Handbook of Bullet Swaging No. 9:
http://www.swage.com/ebooks/hb9-text.pdf
Scroll down to "About Weight Control..."
http://www.corbins.com/csw.htm
Some info about Rebated Boat Tails:
http://www.swage.com/ftp/rbt.pdf

Molds don't get any more basic than this.

►Core weight/length/diameter:
http://castboolits.gunloads.com/showthread.php?276943-A-Little-Math-That-Will-HOPEFULLY-Be-Helpful

►Jacket length/weight:
http://castboolits.gunloads.com/showthread.php?197487-Jacket-length-vs-bullet-weight&p=2192657&viewfull=1#post2192657

►I'm using a BT Sniper Deluxe kit for swaging .224 flat base and rebated boat tail bullets (a one-off custom order RBT kit).
http://castboolits.gunloads.com/forumdisplay.php?114-BT-Sniper

►Here's a bit more info you might be interested in:
Corbin Handbook of Bullet Swaging No. 9:
http://www.swage.com/ebooks/hb9-text.pdf
Scroll down to "About Weight Control..."
http://www.corbins.com/csw.htm
Some info about Rebated Boat Tails:
http://www.swage.com/ftp/rbt.pdf

I added an adjustment for case retention.

An addendum to my spring upgrade video.

Some quick & dirty fixes for a few shortcomings of these saws.

The appropriate amount of speed & lube is crucial.

►I'm using a BT Sniper Deluxe kit for swaging .224 flat base and rebated boat tail bullets (a one-off custom order RBT kit).
http://castboolits.gunloads.com/forumdisplay.php?114-BT-Sniper

►Here's a bit more info you might be interested in:
Corbin Handbook of Bullet Swaging No. 9:
http://www.swage.com/ebooks/hb9-text.pdf
Scroll down to "About Weight Control..."
http://www.corbins.com/csw.htm
Some info about Rebated Boat Tails:
http://www.swage.com/ftp/rbt.pdf

Nurturing the Freedom Seeds.

►I'm using a BT Sniper Deluxe kit for swaging .224 flat base and rebated boat tail bullets (a one-off custom order RBT kit).
http://castboolits.gunloads.com/forumdisplay.php?114-BT-Sniper

►Here's a bit more info you might be interested in:
Corbin Handbook of Bullet Swaging No. 9:
http://www.swage.com/ebooks/hb9-text.pdf
Scroll down to "About Weight Control..."
http://www.corbins.com/csw.htm
Some info about Rebated Boat Tails:
http://www.swage.com/ftp/rbt.pdf

I made somewhat of an improved holder for trimming derimmed 17 HMR & 22 WMR casings.

►I adjusted the tension by using a tapered round punch.

This could have ended quite badly.

►I'm using a BT Sniper Deluxe kit for swaging .224 flat base and rebated boat tail bullets (a one-off custom order RBT kit).
http://castboolits.gunloads.com/forumdisplay.php?114-BT-Sniper

►Here's a bit more info you might be interested in:
Corbin Handbook of Bullet Swaging No. 9:
http://www.swage.com/ebooks/hb9-text.pdf
Scroll down to "About Weight Control..."
http://www.corbins.com/csw.htm
Some info about Rebated Boat Tails:
http://www.swage.com/ftp/rbt.pdf

I've dialed in a few other weights.

►I'm using a BT Sniper Deluxe kit for swaging .224 flat base and rebated boat tail bullets (a one-off custom order RBT kit).
http://castboolits.gunloads.com/forumdisplay.php?114-BT-Sniper

►Here's a bit more info you might be interested in:
Corbin Handbook of Bullet Swaging No. 9:
http://www.swage.com/ebooks/hb9-text.pdf
Scroll down to "About Weight Control..."
http://www.corbins.com/csw.htm
Some info about Rebated Boat Tails:
http://www.swage.com/ftp/rbt.pdf

I've almost got the 100 gn sorted out. Now I need someone to test them.

►I'm using a BT Sniper Deluxe kit for swaging .224 flat base and rebated boat tail bullets (a one-off custom order RBT kit).
http://castboolits.gunloads.com/forumdisplay.php?114-BT-Sniper

►Here's a bit more info you might be interested in:
Corbin Handbook of Bullet Swaging No. 9:
http://www.swage.com/ebooks/hb9-text.pdf
Scroll down to "About Weight Control..."
http://www.corbins.com/csw.htm
Some info about Rebated Boat Tails:
http://www.swage.com/ftp/rbt.pdf

A followup to the "Why? Because I could!" video.

►I'm using a BT Sniper Deluxe kit for swaging .224 flat base and rebated boat tail bullets (a one-off custom order RBT kit).
http://castboolits.gunloads.com/forumdisplay.php?114-BT-Sniper

►Here's a bit more info you might be interested in:
Corbin Handbook of Bullet Swaging No. 9:
http://www.swage.com/ebooks/hb9-text.pdf
Scroll down to "About Weight Control..."
http://www.corbins.com/csw.htm
Some info about Rebated Boat Tails:
http://www.swage.com/ftp/rbt.pdf

Well I finally put my theory to the test.

►Intro music:
20 Lb Sledge (YouTube's own Alfonzo Rachel)
https://www.youtube.com/user/machosauceproduction
https://alfonzorachel.com/
Song: Crazy and I Like It
Album: Divine Battery

►I'm using a BT Sniper Deluxe kit for swaging .224 flat base and rebated boat tail bullets (a one-off custom order RBT kit).
http://castboolits.gunloads.com/forumdisplay.php?114-BT-Sniper

►Here's a bit more info you might be interested in:
Corbin Handbook of Bullet Swaging No. 9:
http://www.swage.com/ebooks/hb9-text.pdf
Scroll down to "About Weight Control..."
http://www.corbins.com/csw.htm
Some info about Rebated Boat Tails:
http://www.swage.com/ftp/rbt.pdf

This changes things a bit.

►I'm using a BT Sniper Deluxe kit for swaging .224 flat base and rebated boat tail bullets (a one-off custom order RBT kit).
http://castboolits.gunloads.com/forumdisplay.php?114-BT-Sniper

►Here's a bit more info you might be interested in:
Corbin Handbook of Bullet Swaging No. 9:
http://www.swage.com/ebooks/hb9-text.pdf
Scroll down to "About Weight Control..."
http://www.corbins.com/csw.htm
Some info about Rebated Boat Tails:
http://www.swage.com/ftp/rbt.pdf

Ya gotta keep 'em separated.
Or you might just blow your face off.

It occurred to me that I could make brass trimming a little more efficient, so here's how I did it.

The similarities hit me while I was deburring a large batch of brass, so I threw this together.

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I may be crazy, but I'm not insane!

Mostly swaging related with a bit of this and that thrown in here and there.