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    Default Rifle Bullet Seating Depth?

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    How fer do you chaps usually back off a new bullet when you start your seating depth workups for a accuracy comparison?

    New Nosler manual rec's .015 - .030 anybody do much different?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Smokey View Post
    Ok feller's,
    How fer do you chaps usually back off a new bullet when you start your seating depth workups for a accuracy comparison?

    New Nosler manual rec's .015 - .030 anybody do much different?
    Depends on the bullet. Barnes recommends starting at .050 and staying between .030 and .070....
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    I have always gone by way of Noslers' recommendation with good results.

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