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PMC Brass for the 308 Win.
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 Posted: Wed Mar 2nd, 2005 02:27 PM
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Has anyone tried PMC brass and does it hold up as well as Winchester or Federal for example? I was thinking of trying some in my 308 and just looking for an opinion from someone who has used it. :thumbs:



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 Posted: Wed Mar 2nd, 2005 04:01 PM
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I haven't used any PMC rifle brass to reload.  Years before I got into reloading a lot of PMC 223 was shot in my ARs.  To bad I didn't keep it. 

I do have almost 200 pieces of PMC 44 Spcl brass, and I've been reloading them for about 10 years now.  They're still holding up well, no splits or cracks, and give me good accuracy when fired.



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beal,i am currently shooting pmc in a trial with win brass to compare them.So far we sit at 5 reloads and no differnces.I full length resized,trimmed and neckturned both batches to start.They have been neck sized 4 times.they may be due for another trim and full length resize on the next reload but so far they are performing inline with the win brass in my 308.

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 Posted: Fri Mar 4th, 2005 11:52 PM
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I purchased 125 PMC cases and will give them a try in my 308's:thumbs:



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I have some left over from a box of factory 44 rem mag from years ago. The only complaint I have about the brass is the flash hole, every case the flash hole was off center. I have loaded the same caseings 3 times for a buddies Encore and gets pretty good accuracy. I never shot them as reloads myself. 



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I purchased a couple of hundred PMC cases for my 308 Win. they are once fired. I checked them and they look and seem to be good quality and the primer pockets looked fine. I didn't pay very much , less than 20.00  for the whole lot. I will use them to load hunting loads in my 308 for deer. :thumbs:



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i've used it before and it is good ammo and good casings as well. they also make some nice ammo. the casings i used were 270 when i had it. but if someone offered me some pmc i would snatch it up quickly. i love my 308 and i have bea175 to thank for some ammo he made up for me and it will be in use this summer on my ram hunt. gotta love that 308

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