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Old May 22, 2012, 10:25 AM   #16
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Originally Posted by mehavey
I've never understood the religion about "drop tubes" when two seconds vibrating the case when you pick it up with something akin to a cheap pencil engraver completely settles the powder column better than anything else.
If you try to pour 40 grains FFFg GOEX into a 45 Colt casing the powder will spill over therefore "when you pick it up" it will not have your 40 grains of powder in it. If you use a drop tube then you can get the 40 grains of FFFg powder in deep enough to used a compression plug to compress it to your desired depth.

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