How big a dent, is too big a dent????

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  1. ozo

    ozo Well-Known Member

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    Set your camera to 'macro' and don't use the flash
    to keep the glare down.
    Most .223 semi-autos leave some dent damage behind,
    and almost all are re-usable.
    Sharp creasing can split when fired.....but dents will
    'shoot' out from the pressure.
    Using a single shot you are even at a better advantage
    as the brass will be encased without movement when fired.
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    It's just a card of stick on pad I buy at the Hardware store. These are foam. I have tried the felt ones, but the don't stick as well.

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    Don't know why all my photos from Photobucket are all upside down and backaswards. They have the correct orientation on my PB page.
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    Dad has a mini-14 ranch rifle and I am not sure I have ever seen a dented case fly from it. And, they fly from it! :) I have only shot his mini though, no others.
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    Ya, my Ranch Rifle slings some brass.......20+ feet or more.
    No dents except for [if] the brass hits something after
    it is slung away....
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    Photo bucket is weird in my experience...
    I store my pics in a file in my laptop
    I hate it when you read a thread, and the pics
    from photo bucket are gone and an empty
    box is all you see.
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    Brass from my mini would hit the charging handle
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