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Old October 13, 2006, 02:41 PM   #1
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Bought a bunch of CCI "Brass" loaded ammo today. Wondering how this brass compares to my favorite Winchester/Federal/Remington as far as reloading quality.

Any of ya'll have experience with this brass?
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Old October 13, 2006, 03:44 PM   #2
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I've never reloaded on it, but others have claimed it is only good for about three loads. I shoot low pressure .45 ACP primarily, so I don't see any brass failures very often.

I'd shoot it, no problem.
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Old October 17, 2006, 03:38 PM   #3
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CCI brass (and nickel cases)

I have used CCI /Speer brass in .38 Spl, and .357 Magnum, and have noticed no significant difference from R-P, WW, or Federal. Your experience may be different, as many variables come into play.
All else being equal (and it almost never is) bigger bullets tend to work better.
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Old October 17, 2006, 06:19 PM   #4
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I loaded up and fired a coupla hundred rounds today, based on the CCI cases.....every single one went "boom", none split, etc.

Thanks for the responses!
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