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Old June 7, 2014, 01:16 PM   #26
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Do you have a dry tumbler? I say Clean brass is by far the most important. Dirty brass (IN my opin) will dirty up the chamber of a gun. Granted you clean your gun after shooting (or you should).

Crony would be nice to have tho.

If you all ready have a dry tumble: Buy the crony...
If you don't have any tumble: The wet tumble

Thats what I would do...
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Old June 7, 2014, 02:58 PM   #27
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I have scratched carbide/ti sizers from Dillon and Hornady from uncleaned cases.

IMO a chronograph is nice, a case cleaner is mandatory.
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Old June 8, 2014, 06:32 AM   #28
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Well just ordered a Gp100ss4'' so I won't get the crony or the tumbeler...... always nexy year I hope

Went a little over buget.......well a lot over buget but what can I say
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Old June 9, 2014, 10:17 PM   #29
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While I respect Brian's opinion, in this case we do not agree. I would rather keep my dies clean by cleaning my brass, but that can be done without a tumbler, but I find a tumbler easier to use.

As to a chrony, I have never used one and do not care at what speed the bullet will reach a target at as long as it is accurate (that's what I shoot for, pun intended) LOL.

So I have to agree with Weshoot2 on this.

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