Lacquer on case

Reloading info for the 5.7x28mm

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klw
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Lacquer on case

Post by klw » 21 Sep 2016, 14:26

When used in a PS90 how long with the lacquer hold up?
Also if you get a jam, how hard is it to clear?
Finally, did anyone ever figure out how to relacquer the cases?

Failing that is there a list anywhere of what doesn't work? What people have tried that failed?

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Re: Lacquer on case

Post by DoubleJ » 21 Sep 2016, 15:19

Properly cared for lacquer should outlast the shoulder.

Never jammed a PS90, can't help there.

Every lacquer experiment I know of has failed. No lacquer is also a fail. Bad lacquer is a fail. I've got some cases with a scrape in the lacquer though, and they run fine.

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Re: Lacquer on case

Post by klw » 21 Sep 2016, 18:20

Interesting. About how many reloads per case on average?

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Re: Lacquer on case

Post by panzermk2 » 22 Sep 2016, 06:15

5 to 8 if you load light loads.

Make sure to use Carb Clean on your chamber (Wally World house brand works great) as de greasers and gun solvents DO NOT remove lacquer build up since they aren't designed to.
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