Author Topic: Handloading 6.5 Creedmoor  (Read 181 times)

Offline airplanejoe

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Handloading 6.5 Creedmoor
« on: July 09, 2018, 08:44:35 AM »
I've done my fair share of handloading, but I've never tackled a caliber with different sizes for primer holes. My research revealed that you can get cases for the 6.5 Creedmoor with small or large primer holes (commercial cases). My question is: Do you need a different sizing die depending on primer hole size? Thanks.

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Re: Handloading 6.5 Creedmoor
« Reply #1 on: July 09, 2018, 11:53:43 AM »
Same sizing die regardless.
Obviously your decapper needs to have a pin that will fit thru the primer hole.

If you are running a bolt gun you can just neck size.
If you are running a gas gun you will probably be best served by full length resizing.
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