|07-30-2012, 09:27 PM||#11|
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Wabash IN
Their non-metric loadings do not act like S&B when reloading them. S&B usually have tight primer pockets that are a bit shallow. For example, a Federal primer protrudes above flush by about 0.010" to 0.015". Not enough to hurt anything, in my opinion, but not recommended as safe in anything you're likely to read.
On the other hand, .45acp White Box, for example, does not have that problem, though the S&B cases I have in that caliber do.
This is not definitive proof, but gives me a pretty good suspicion of what is rebadged S&B.
For the record, I like S&B for handloading. Many (most?) do not as they say it doesn't hold up. It holds up just fine for me, so I do not know why it doesn't work for most. I do anneal my rifle cases, but that's usually just the first time. I get 10+ loadings out of them. I'd get more if I annealed more, but that means more work and less shooting!
|Search tags for this page|
185 grain 45 acp ammo,
185 grain 45 cal winchester,
45 acp 185 grain ammo,
45 acp winchester beb ammo 185 grain,
handgun rated for 185 grain ammo?,
walmart.com ammo 45 acp winchester 185 grain,
what is the best 185 grain .45 ammo,
winchester .45 cal 185 grain ammo,
winchester 185 grain 45 acp for sale,
winchester 45 acp 185 gr ammo,
winchester 45 acp 185 gr. beb,
winchester 45 acp 185 grain,
winchester 45 acp ammo 185 gr beb,
winchester white box 185 gr ammo
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Lee 200 Grain SWC Loads?||Josh Smith||Reloading||16||06-26-2012 09:53 AM|
|Fiocchi 230 Grain JHP?||Josh Smith||Ammo Discussion||3||03-13-2012 10:13 PM|
|Remington 110 Grain, .357 Mag||corky||Ammo Discussion||7||02-10-2010 06:57 PM|
|124-grain Winchester ball||lelandray||Ammo Discussion||13||01-02-2006 10:14 PM|
|147 grain 9mm?||wadcutter||Ammo Discussion||5||10-25-2004 12:26 PM|