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Old March 25, 2001, 07:25 AM   #1
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I am about to begin my first batch of shells on a progressive, 9000g, how should I clean the hulls to assure trouble free operation?
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Old March 25, 2001, 08:31 AM   #2
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Most people dont clean shotgun shells. Those that do put them in a bag of some sort and put them in the washer when their wife isnt around. Just make sure that they get dried out well before you reload them.
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Old March 25, 2001, 10:39 AM   #3
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If you put them in the washer make sure they are the compression type all plastic hulls. If they are the old paper base type it will ruin them.
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Old March 25, 2001, 08:44 PM   #4
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the only time i have washed hulls in the past was when they had been wet and had sand on them and the brass part had light rust--if they are just going from my o/u to my shell pouch i would never wash any. if you scrounge garbage cans at the range like i do you may find some that need a wash to get the coca cola off them. i can't stand sticky hulls...Dick
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