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Weight of Brass?

Discussion in 'The Ammo & Reloading Forum' started by jdon72, Feb 19, 2010.

  1. jdon72

    jdon72 New Member

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    Does anyone know how much brass weighs per 1000 pieces in these calibers?

    9mm
    380
    40cal
    45cal

    223

    thanks

    Jeff
  2. Alpo

    Alpo Well-Known Member

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    geez J, you aint askin much are ya???
  4. RustyFN

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    These should be close.

    9mm, 59.46gr/ea, 117.7cases/#, 8.5#/1000

    38spl, 68.06gr/ea, 102.8cases/#, 9.7#/1000

    40s&w, 70.1gr/ea, 99.9cases/#, 10#/1000

    .357mag, 78.3gr/ea, 89.4cases/#, 11.2#/1000

    .45acp, 89.58gr/ea, 78.1cases/#, 12.8#/1000

    .223, 95.28gr/ea , 73.5cases/#, 13.6#/1000

    .44mag, 114.38gr/ea, 61.2cases/#, 16.3#/1000

    50bmg, 865.26gr/ea, 8.1cases/#, 123.5#/1000

    All weights are uncleaned fired cases with the primer remaining.
  5. jdon72

    jdon72 New Member

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    Sweet, thanks rusty. after I see how you broke down everything, and multipllying it out. There are 7000 gr per pound. Thanks for the input.

    J
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