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View Poll Results: How do you like your brass after you tumble it.
shiny as the day it was made 76 55.88%
clean but it can be black I just don't care what it looks like. 14 10.29%
wow you tumble brass to clean it I never knew. 5 3.68%
it don't have to shine but it is not black a bit of tarnish is ok. 41 30.15%
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Old March 12, 2012, 03:33 PM   #76
Jammer Six
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I like clean, polished and shiny, inside and out.

On the inside, it's much easier to be certain that you have all the powder out of a clean, shiny interior when you check a load against a scale.

And shiny, sparkling brass makes all your buddies idolize you and the women chase you.
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Old March 12, 2012, 04:32 PM   #77
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How would blasting abrasive work as a tumbling agent? Specifically Black Beauty produced by Reed Minerals. I ask because I've got 1,100 pounds collecting dust. It's a coal slag based, low silica content mix.

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