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Lee ToothPaste Tube Lube 10 21.28%
Imperial Sizing Wax 37 78.72%
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Old August 14, 2013, 12:32 AM   #26
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- RCBS case lube blows them both away...

- +Dan Newberry

- Agreed it's all I use.


You're all crazy.
It's a nasty, sticky, gooey, messy waste of time.

Spray lube for high volume.
Imperial for low volume.
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Old August 14, 2013, 04:36 AM   #27
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RCBS? the lanolin gooey stuff? It might be a good hand lotion, but it is difficult to apply in the proper amount. Neither Imperial or Lee is as sensitive to the amount of lube you put on a case, and I've never dented a shoulder with the Lee nor with the Imperial.
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Old August 14, 2013, 11:08 AM   #28
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You're all crazy.
It's a nasty, sticky, gooey, messy waste of time.

Spray lube for high volume.
Imperial for low volume.

My thoughts exactly.
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Old August 14, 2013, 02:10 PM   #29
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For sure, it's Hornady One-Shot!

Oh, wait... I thought the question was, "what's the worst hunk o crap ever marketed as a case lube, that eventually causes EVERYONE problems, is horribly expensive, and should be banned from all load benches far & wide?"

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Old August 14, 2013, 02:39 PM   #30
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There's more than one spray lube, Sevens.
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Old August 14, 2013, 07:41 PM   #31
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I have also had bad times with the RCBS spray lube. Has caused multiple stuck cases for me. Does not like to get dry.

The RCBS pad lube. Many crushed shoulders.

I do still use my supply of RCBS spray resizing .310 jacketed bullets down to .308. But never again on a case.
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Old August 14, 2013, 08:23 PM   #32
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the stench alone from the RCBS stuff put me off of it. It didn't work well for me. The tray I placed my cases in to spray them got goobered up. I read about Imperial, tried it and there was no turning back. I rub some between my palms, put 8-10 cases at a time on my palm, rub hands together-presto, pick up another 10, etc. Can lube 100 cases in just a few minutes.
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Old August 15, 2013, 06:28 PM   #33
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I never lube cases. My Lee carbide dies do well without lube.
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Old August 15, 2013, 09:59 PM   #34
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Re: Which do you like better Lee Toothpaste Tube lube or Imperial Sizing Wax?

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Originally Posted by FrankenMauser View Post
- RCBS case lube blows them both away...

- +Dan Newberry

- Agreed it's all I use.


You're all crazy.
It's a nasty, sticky, gooey, messy waste of time.

Spray lube for high volume.
Imperial for low volume.
When I full size the RCBS case lube I use is a spray lube, RCBS Case Slick spray lube. I have had no mess using it nor have I had a stuck case or crushed shoulder. I place the cases in my rack give the a quick spray run the through the sizing/decaping die and put them in the vibrating case cleaner.

Edited to add: I have to admit Lee case lube and RCBS Case Slick are the only lubes I have tried. The case slick worked well for me so I stayed with it. Perhaps I'll try something different when this bottle gets low.

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Old August 18, 2013, 10:21 PM   #35
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Cabelas Case Lube?

I ended up with some of this that came with a Cabelas tumbler. It's a golden fluid in a pump spray bottle

Who makes it? Is it any good?
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Old August 18, 2013, 10:38 PM   #36
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Who makes it? Is it any good?
It's made by Berry's (known for their plated bullets and tumblers).

I haven't used it, personally.
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