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#5481652 - 12/16/14 04:44 PM Handloading 223 blanks
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Anyone got a clue how to hand load 223 blanks?
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#5485030 - 12/18/14 01:06 AM Re: Handloading 223 blanks [Re: Cast]
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Maybe all those that tried ended up with no fingers left on their hands. bang
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#5485052 - 12/18/14 04:49 AM Re: Handloading 223 blanks [Re: Cast]
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No reason loading blanks is any different from any other handload. The star crimp is the elusive part.
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#5485146 - 12/18/14 06:54 AM Re: Handloading 223 blanks [Re: Cast]
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All the blanks I ever fired had very little powder (if any) and used a blank adapter so the bolt would cycle.


Blank adapters are easy to get, but I don't know how you would crimp the end of the round.
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#5485395 - 12/18/14 09:08 AM Re: Handloading 223 blanks [Re: Cast]
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Not sure what your end goal is. I fired a few primers in empty 270 win cases just to see how loud they were. They were pretty loud, of course I was in a garage when I did it though.
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#5485493 - 12/18/14 09:50 AM Re: Handloading 223 blanks [Re: Cast]
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Originally Posted By: Cast
Anyone got a clue how to hand load 223 blanks?

What are you firing these in, and what will they be used for? You could just load it with a primer and no powder or bullet, and it be pretty loud.
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#5485582 - 12/18/14 10:20 AM Re: Handloading 223 blanks [Re: Cast]
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Wanting to launch a golf ball.
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#5485681 - 12/18/14 11:02 AM Re: Handloading 223 blanks [Re: Cast]
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Originally Posted By: Cast
Wanting to launch a golf ball.


W...... T...... F......!?????
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#5485718 - 12/18/14 11:19 AM Re: Handloading 223 blanks [Re: Cast]
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#5485791 - 12/18/14 12:04 PM Re: Handloading 223 blanks [Re: Cast]
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How many do you really need? A star crimper runs about $100.00, just buy them.

http://www.natchezss.com/product.cfm?contentID=productDetail&prodID=OQPP50
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#5485815 - 12/18/14 12:15 PM Re: Handloading 223 blanks [Re: Cast]
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Cheap enough! It is a good way to use up unwanted powder though.
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#5485869 - 12/18/14 12:46 PM Re: Handloading 223 blanks [Re: hard livin]
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Originally Posted By: hard livin
be sure to yell forrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr
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#5485877 - 12/18/14 12:55 PM Re: Handloading 223 blanks [Re: ChadTRG42]
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Originally Posted By: ChadTRG42
Originally Posted By: Cast
Wanting to launch a golf ball.


W...... T...... F......!?????



rofl


Don't try to make sense of it Chad, you'll just injure yourself.
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#5485942 - 12/18/14 01:27 PM Re: Handloading 223 blanks [Re: Cast]
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a golf ball launcher for an ar15. well there you have it, the stupidest thing i have ever heard.

i'm surprised that isn't defined as a destructive device

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#5486020 - 12/18/14 02:21 PM Re: Handloading 223 blanks [Re: Cast]
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It will be as soon as it hits the golf course.
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