The Firing Line Forums

Go Back   The Firing Line Forums > The Skunkworks > Handloading, Reloading, and Bullet Casting

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old June 8, 2005, 05:53 PM   #1
Senior Member
Join Date: June 7, 2005
Location: Amarillo TX
Posts: 419
neck sizing

can I neck 300 win mag size using a full length sizing die (RCBS)?
zeisloft is offline  
Old June 8, 2005, 08:27 PM   #2
Senior Member
Join Date: February 9, 2005
Location: Owego, NY
Posts: 1,841
There has been a great deal of discussion on this subject. The intellegent answer always comes back - no. Lots of guys will tell you how to go about it but the die wasn't designed to do that and results can be all over the reloader map. A LEE Collet Neck Die only costs about $15 new, you can probably pick one up on eBay for a lot less. More elaborate dies like Redding bushing dies are markedly more expensive but unless you are a highly skilled bench rest shooter/loader you won't reap the benefits of the added equipment cost.
,,, stupidity comes to some people very easily. 8/22/2017 Pat Lengyel (my wife) in a discussion about Liberals.
flashhole is offline  

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:24 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
This site and contents, including all posts, Copyright © 1998-2017 S.W.A.T. Magazine
Copyright Complaints: Please direct DMCA Takedown Notices to the registered agent:
Contact Us
Page generated in 0.06458 seconds with 9 queries