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#6251771 - 04/07/16 10:08 PM Another question Fl die
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I use a decapper die before cleaning and resize and am wondering if I need the decapper pin in the fl die? I know that it has a expander ball but was thinking maybe remove a good length of the needle. Any problem with this?
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#6251780 - 04/07/16 10:16 PM Re: Another question Fl die [Re: BassCat'99]
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Unscrew the expander and remove the pin, don't need it.
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#6251803 - 04/07/16 10:37 PM Re: Another question Fl die [Re: BassCat'99]
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Shouldn't need it, but its not going to hurt if it's there.
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#6251817 - 04/07/16 10:58 PM Re: Another question Fl die [Re: BassCat'99]
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Leaving it in assures the pin will clear the flash hole of tumbling media.

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#6251884 - 04/08/16 06:41 AM Re: Another question Fl die [Re: BassCat'99]
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I use ss media and wet tumble, each case gets inspected after drying to remove any pins that get stick in flash hole and a good once over before sizing.
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#6251963 - 04/08/16 08:11 AM Re: Another question Fl die [Re: jeffbird]
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Originally Posted By: jeffbird
Leaving it in assures the pin will clear the flash hole of tumbling media.


^^ This, but if you inspect them, that's the important part.
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