GUN Reloading .223

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  1. THT

    THT The easy way is always mined

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    All the bullets 55gr Winchester bullets on Midway's site are listed as .224 diameter...what gives?
     
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    That's 1/1000th of an inch bro. :hsugh:
     
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    AustinL911 Illudium Q-36 Explosive Space Modulator

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    1. buy ammo lathe
    2. shave it down .001
    3. ?????
    4. profit
     
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    Or, just don't worry about the typo.
     
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    Or don't worry about the .001 It's nothing, and I'm sure that some of them will be .223 .224 .225
     
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    :rofl::rofl::rofl:

    I got tired of beet. It's been what like three years since I've listened to Stern. :hs:
     
  9. THT

    THT The easy way is always mined

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    The assembly line that I supervise cannot assemble parts if the parts are out of print by 1/1000th of an inch so I am somewhat sensitive to the topic...especially when it's my AR that may be at risk
     
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    They're the sand to fit models for superior accuracy
     
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    Yeah and I used to be a machinist. The barrel is smaller than the bullet. .001 isn't going to matter.
     
  12. kellyclan

    kellyclan She only loves you when she's drunk.

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    That's how they come. Tight bore fight.
     
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    lol, yeah, your okay bro. It's .224 because they are loose bullets and when you reload them the crimp eliminates the .001.
     
  14. 7

    7 First comes smiles, then lies. Last is gunfire.

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    a .270 bullet is .277
    .280 is .284
    .260 is .264
    .300 is .308

    etc etc etc
     

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