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by dfb5069
02 Sep 2013, 18:06
Forum: 5.7x28 Reloading
Topic: Case width issue with Lee dies
Replies: 33
Views: 9216

Re: Case width issue with Lee dies

I have had the exact same issues with my Leee dies. They will not pass my EA go/no go, not even close. I have issues with not cycling consistently. I contacted Peter at Lee, and explained the situation. I sent 2 fired rounds, 2 fired then resized by my Lee dies, and 2 resized by my Hornady dies to h...
by dfb5069
05 Jun 2013, 18:18
Forum: 5.7x28 Reloading
Topic: Case ejection problems
Replies: 11
Views: 1093

Re: Case ejection problems

Hi Guys I had suspected issues with my Lee dies so I sourced a set of Lyman dies and tried them. Everything is working very consistently with the Lyman dies absolutely no issues. I fired 2 full magazines with brass processed in the Lyman dies no jams, or misfires. I am going to send my Lee dies back...
by dfb5069
27 May 2013, 12:22
Forum: 5.7x28 Reloading
Topic: Case ejection problems
Replies: 11
Views: 1093

Re: Case ejection problems

Brass looks good no signs of stress. All 20 rounds were processed at the same time from 1x brass. I plan to load 20 more rounds from same processed brass and run thru another 5.7 to see what results I get.
by dfb5069
27 May 2013, 04:30
Forum: 5.7x28 Reloading
Topic: Case ejection problems
Replies: 11
Views: 1093

Case ejection problems

After firing 5 rounds with cases not ejecting the next 15 ejected just fine. Brass is cleaned, sized, and trimmed to 1.134. I have loaded 40gr VMax ballistic tips with 5.4gn True Blue. Some cases eject just fine but some remain in the chamber. I can pull the slide back and the shell comes out just f...