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Old 08-07-2019, 12:34 PM
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Originally Posted by Divernhunter View Post
divingin---WRONG. Just move the decap stem up so it does not punch out the primer. Then the expander will do what it needs to do when it passes thru the neck. Some stems have a straight pin and are slotted so the expander nut puts pressure on the pin to hold it in place like a collet bullet puller. If you remove the pin and tighten the nut it will collapse the stem and you will not be able to re-install the pin. Just move the whole stem up a bit and when you are done move it back down.
Fair enough. None of mine are like that (that I'm aware of, anyway.) Make sure, however, that you don't have the neck in the sizing portion of the die while it's occupied by the expander.
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