Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
TimberGiants.com, alternate707420, HunterB712, Koenig80, beardbud1
63500 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 86271
stxranchman 52401
bill oxner 45335
RWH24 44568
rifleman 44349
BOBO the Clown 43350
BMD 40820
Big Orn 37484
txshntr 35130
SnakeWrangler 33921
facebook
Forum Stats
63500 Members
45 Forums
448691 Topics
6199413 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#5835050 - 07/16/15 06:10 PM What's next
Sq2 hunter Offline
Tracker

Registered: 05/06/08
Posts: 820
I bought a hornady reloader and the instructions are horrible.. not detailed what so ever. I just finished sizing and de primer in my 300 win mag brass and was wondering what yall do to clean the lube off of the outside and inside of the case? Also are the primer pocket cleaner needed. I bought the wrong one today and didn't know of I needed to go buy another one.. THANKS!!!

Top
#5835208 - 07/16/15 07:37 PM Re: What's next [Re: Sq2 hunter]
FiremanJG Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 12/16/08
Posts: 23990
Loc: Wolfe City, TX
I just wipe off the case with a blue shop towel. And I use the wire brush primer pocket cleaner if I am not stainless tumbling. But I cheat and keep that brush chucked up in a little drill press.
_________________________

800 Yard Steel Range
Precision Rifle Instruction
Memberships and Classes Available

Top
#5835221 - 07/16/15 07:42 PM Re: What's next [Re: Sq2 hunter]
Sq2 hunter Offline
Tracker

Registered: 05/06/08
Posts: 820
Thanks!! I sprayed lube on the necks of the case so I'm sure its in the casing. Are the inside of the case okay?

Top
#5835311 - 07/16/15 08:25 PM Re: What's next [Re: Sq2 hunter]
FiremanJG Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 12/16/08
Posts: 23990
Loc: Wolfe City, TX
Some guys lube the inside of the case mouth, I never have. A little carbon can also be a good thing. And I use Hornady Unique lube on a pad, no spray.

Just what I do.
_________________________

800 Yard Steel Range
Precision Rifle Instruction
Memberships and Classes Available

Top
#5835575 - 07/17/15 12:39 AM Re: What's next [Re: Sq2 hunter]
Tactical Cowboy Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 08/23/11
Posts: 3453
Loc: Snyder
I spray the cases with Dillon case lube, size them, trim, and load. Lube doesn't have to be removed, but it won't hurt at all if it is. I rarely clean primer pockets.
_________________________
The secret to a long life is to try not to shorten it

Powder coated cast bullets available. https://www.facebook.com/lazyhbullets/

Top
#5835598 - 07/17/15 05:12 AM Re: What's next [Re: Sq2 hunter]
jdk1985 Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 08/15/11
Posts: 12160
Loc: Waco, TX
I use my tumbler to remove lube. I can't stand handling nasty greasy lubey ammo.

Top
#5835602 - 07/17/15 05:43 AM Re: What's next [Re: Sq2 hunter]
GasGuzzler Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 12/15/13
Posts: 2142
Loc: Cooke County, Texas
Store bought lube for non-carbide dies no biggie.

Home made lube for cast bullets gets wiped off cause it's so sticky.
_________________________
Pass the gravy.



Top
#5835692 - 07/17/15 07:36 AM Re: What's next [Re: Sq2 hunter]
redchevy Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 10/25/04
Posts: 27640
Loc: Texas
I use an rcbs lube pad, I size trim tumble. Never specifically cleaned a primer pocket other than what the tumbler does. After tumbling wipe em off and load.
_________________________
It's hell eatin em live

Top
#5835771 - 07/17/15 08:36 AM Re: What's next [Re: Sq2 hunter]
Sq2 hunter Offline
Tracker

Registered: 05/06/08
Posts: 820
Thanks gentleman greatly appreciated!!!

Top
#5844087 - 07/23/15 03:39 AM Re: What's next [Re: Sq2 hunter]
okstatefan Offline
Pro Tracker

Registered: 01/26/13
Posts: 1009
Loc: Forney, TX
cheap and small drill presses are readily available for less then dedicated "reloading" gear.

Top



© 2004-2018 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide