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i ran some brass through the expander die with it set too "deep" (more than a quarter inch - more like 3/8"). do i need to run those back through the full legnth resizer die before proceeding?
 

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Might not fit but you could try, the mouth of the bullet seater might close it enough to either seat the bullet or even close it enough to the re-size if you want. Should not hurt the brass to do this once but you would not want to over expand every time.
 

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thanks. it won't happen again. first time reloading and i neglected to "set" the expander die. i won't make that mistake again.
 

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wayneo73 said:
thanks. it won't happen again. first time reloading and i neglected to "set" the expander die. i won't make that mistake again.
We all do it at one time or another. ;D Like I said try to close it a little with the bullet seater die and then FL die and you wont need to run it all the way on either one.
 
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