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Old 02-10-2020, 12:05 PM
Steve in Allentown Steve in Allentown is offline
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Originally Posted by david_root2000 View Post
I crimp as low as .463. Just stop by the Bullseye forum and you will see many do it.

The crimp on the driving band has no affect (effect?) on the base which seals the barrel.
David, can you post the URL to the Bullseye forum? Sounds like I need to do some reading. I always thought that squeezing the bullet too much would deform it in such a way that its aerodynamics would be compromised and it wouldn't fly straight.
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