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Old September 10, 2005, 12:20 AM   #1
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Psycho Handloaders unite

There is nothing that relaxes me more! Nothing! Handloading sometimes is better than you know what and not as messy! Its a science project! All that cross referencing and plugging in numbers and extrapolation and measuring! I have load data everywhere..I go to handloading fourms! I worship my loads, I love them they are so shiny and cool...

Especially the 6.5x55 becasue it looks so looooooooooooooong like a spear

Like these two next to my cell phone. One with a 130 TSX loaded to 3.250 OAL (warning!!!!! that may exceed the OAL of YOUR rifle) and the other a 155 mega loaded out to 3.100....!!!

I love them!!! i cant wait to see how they shoot!

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Old September 10, 2005, 10:16 AM   #2
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Oh, yeah, those are nice. I have often thought about NOT shooting finished rounds when looking at them, all lined up, shiny and beautiful. Then I go out and ruin them anyway, so I can make more! Yes, "psycho" is quite apt here.
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Old September 10, 2005, 08:07 PM   #3
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Repeat after me.

It is just a hobby.

Every one needs a hobby.

Relaxation is good.

It is just a hobby.

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Old September 10, 2005, 10:38 PM   #4
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Gotta love it when it takes me 2 to 3 days to load 60 rounds of match 5.56 rounds. Take the time sizing and trimming brass, manually weight all drop charges from a powder measure - meaning I nix the drop charge with the weight being off by .25 grain. Meticulously seat those 75 grain bullets and it only takes 2 hours for me to shoot them, with lots of breaks in the middle of a 5 shot string. Gotta love it! josh
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Old September 10, 2005, 11:06 PM   #5
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And i thought i was the only one..............
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Old September 10, 2005, 11:30 PM   #6
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whoa, those rounds look a little, um... excited...
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Old September 10, 2005, 11:48 PM   #7
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Nice huh! I cant even look at other rounds I get nervous becasue the bullets are too far in the cases

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Old September 10, 2005, 11:54 PM   #8
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Careful now...

You might poke an eye out with those things!
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