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25 acp

The DutchmanThe Dutchman Member Posts: 811 ✭✭✭✭
Price of ammo got me thinking about reloading my 25 acp. Anyone here reload this small cartridge? Any tips on powder handling?

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  • 5mmgunguy5mmgunguy Member Posts: 3,853
    edited November -1
    Yes. Couple of thoughts. One: use jacketed bullets. Two: be extra careful no double charges. Three: use bullseye or 231 for your powder Four: don't get upset when you drop a case full of powder or a bullet because you will, they are small. Have FUN!
  • The DutchmanThe Dutchman Member Posts: 811 ✭✭✭✭
    edited November -1
    Thanks man. How do you add the powder? I use a LEE Challenger press.

    quote:Originally posted by 5mmgunguy
    Yes. Couple of thoughts. One: use jacketed bullets. Two: be extra careful no double charges. Three: use bullseye or 231 for your powder Four: don't get upset when you drop a case full of powder or a bullet because you will, they are small. Have FUN!
  • 5mmgunguy5mmgunguy Member Posts: 3,853
    edited November -1
    I am using a Redding 3BR with a pistol metering chamber...I am only throwing 1.2 grs of powder.
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