No Cannelure On 38 spl Bullets

Discussion in 'The Ammo & Reloading Forum' started by Gary C, May 17, 2009.

  1. Gary C

    Gary C New Member

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    Feb 26, 2008
    I ordered and received a thousand 38spl 158 gr HP bullets
    from Berry Mfg. The bullets do not have a cannelure.
    What is the best way to crimp these bullets?
     
  2. BobMcG

    BobMcG Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    A "Lee Carbide Factory Crimp Die" works great. I use them a lot.
     

  3. gdmoody

    gdmoody Moderator Supporting Member

    Sep 7, 2007
    Athens, Georgia
    I also use the Lee dies, but any crimping/bullet seat die should work.
     
  4. +1 Have never loaded Pistol bullets w/ a cannelure.o
     
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