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PostPosted: Sun Apr 18, 2021 3:49 pm 
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Hi

It's been slugged, and cast. It shoots well, it's the consistency of the cast bullets at the driving band I want. The bullets can vary up to 3 thou.


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You could ask in the wanted section if any of the scrap grinders on here could open one out for you and fashion a new ejector pin.

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https://www.reloading.org.uk/martini_henry.htm

Click on the link and scroll down until you come to resizing die.
He sells them they are not cheap.

Opening up a smaller diameter is not a easy task they are hardened.


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Cheers Alpha1 I have contacted him.


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Glad I could help. :good:


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