I was thinking of picking up a 7.62 Nagent revolver, and thought I might get some reloading dies for it.
Any idea where I might get a set without paying more for the dies than the gun?
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April 6, 2007, 09:48 AM
You might try calling C&H Die Company. They will do special orders. I called them for a taper crimp die for my Star reloader and it was only $35 to have them machine the die to the correct (smaller) thread size.
Huntingtons is always the best option for oddball dies.
April 6, 2007, 03:14 PM
Keep us posted on how reloading for this oddball cartridge goes. I have a Nagant and $20 for 40 rounds makes it fairly expensive to shoot. Reloading would help ease that expense.
April 6, 2007, 03:38 PM
zip on over to the 1895 Nagant sight ,lots of info on reloading for the little beast. it is a challenge reloading this thing.most folks end up using 30M1 carbine sizing dies,parts of the Nagant die set,home made seating die than re-sizing the brass as a final step.works great,but real challenge. jwr
April 6, 2007, 03:51 PM
Some data from "The Handloader's Manual of Cartridege Conversions (3rd Edition)", that may help.