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#6284434 - 05/02/16 10:07 PM .454 Casull, anyone handload for thiers??
Buzzsaw Offline
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Registered: 06/29/11
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have some questions about reloading this caliber. Can Any THF Members help me?
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#6284437 - 05/02/16 10:11 PM Re: .454 Casull, anyone handload for thiers?? [Re: Buzzsaw]
T Bone Offline
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Buzz, did you snag that FA?
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#6284739 - 05/03/16 09:09 AM Re: .454 Casull, anyone handload for thiers?? [Re: Buzzsaw]
Tactical Cowboy Offline
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Registered: 08/23/11
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Loc: San Angelo
Same question^^

What do you need to know? I don't reload for 454 but I do for other big bores.
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#6284918 - 05/03/16 10:59 AM Re: .454 Casull, anyone handload for thiers?? [Re: Buzzsaw]
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It's been 15 years, but I loaded for a Freedom Arms 454. Used H110 and 300 gr Hornady's.
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#6284943 - 05/03/16 11:14 AM Re: .454 Casull, anyone handload for thiers?? [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Registered: 04/11/11
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Loc: Midland TX.
296-H110, heavy bullets, small rifle primers, good neck tension and a firm crimp. Hang on!
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#6285118 - 05/03/16 01:09 PM Re: .454 Casull, anyone handload for thiers?? [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Redding 45 Colt/454 Casull Profile Crimp Die, you can thank me later.
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#6285532 - 05/03/16 06:15 PM Re: .454 Casull, anyone handload for thiers?? [Re: Buzzsaw]
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I went back today to buy it.....someone beat me to it, this was a great deal and I missed it, crap I do this all the time
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#6285620 - 05/03/16 07:09 PM Re: .454 Casull, anyone handload for thiers?? [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Registered: 03/10/09
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Go ahead and load some shells. Wait for next time. smile I have a couple of molds for guns I don't have yet.


Edited by poisonivie (05/03/16 07:09 PM)
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#6286997 - 05/04/16 03:40 PM Re: .454 Casull, anyone handload for thiers?? [Re: Buzzsaw]
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lol35 up
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#6300705 - 05/16/16 06:00 PM Re: .454 Casull, anyone handload for thiers?? [Re: Buzzsaw]
Blackout Bill Offline
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Registered: 03/05/15
Posts: 209
Loc: Flower Mound
Yes, what poisonivie said. I have done this twice now. Find dies and components. Load up a few (don't go nuts but a hundred is reasonable) and then force yourself to buy the right gun. That ideology speed up my purchase of a used but 98% Ruger Bisley Hunter. Love everything about that work of art.

Good times.

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