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Old June 25, 2002, 04:07 PM   #1
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Loading 44Mag on Dillon SDB

I have been reloading 9mm and 38spl on a Dillon Square Deal B for almost 5 years and love the machine. I have recently acquired a Ruger Super Redhawk 44 Mag and would like to begin reloading accurate hunting rounds. Is the SDB capable of producing accurate hunting rounds? I have heard that the space between the shell holder and the dies is tight when reloading 44 Mag. Does anyone have any experience with this? I would rather not have to purchase another reloader.

Thanks in advance for all your help!!!
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Old June 25, 2002, 06:38 PM   #2
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no probs here

load for .44mag easy.

just follow same rules

safety FIRST!

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Old June 25, 2002, 07:09 PM   #3
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My only caution with this is if you're using faster powders, like Unique or Universal Clays, or 231 and if you're not really careful, you can load a double charge.

Don't allow distractions, and if you have to stop during the cycle, take ALL of the "in process" rounds off the press.
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