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Who here uses a wet tumbler?

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Who here uses a wet tumbler?

#1 Post by BCR#1 » Sat Aug 10, 2019 1:58 pm

I switched to a wet tumbler w/ the SS pins as the dry media tumblers couldn't clean to my satisfaction any longer. I now have "new" looking brass and no more airborne dust to deal with.

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Re: Who here uses a wet tumbler?

#2 Post by luigi » Sat Aug 10, 2019 5:15 pm

I have had one since last Christmas. I got a universal de-capper to first remove the primers so the pins will clean the primer pockets. I still use my corncob dry to remove the "pam" lube after I size my cases. Maybe a little more work but IMHO it does a better job cleaning the brass.!

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#3 Post by Rapidrob » Sat Aug 10, 2019 10:17 pm

I have been wet tumbling for over 30 years now. I will never go back.
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#4 Post by m47dragon » Sun Aug 11, 2019 10:54 am

I wet tumble the bulk brass that I pick up from our local range. Rinse,dry and tumble with walnut shell and a bit of Flitz or Brasso.

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Re: Who here uses a wet tumbler?

#5 Post by BCR#1 » Fri Aug 16, 2019 8:28 am

luigi wrote:
Sat Aug 10, 2019 5:15 pm
I have had one since last Christmas. I got a universal de-capper to first remove the primers so the pins will clean the primer pockets. I still use my corncob dry to remove the "pam" lube after I size my cases. Maybe a little more work but IMHO it does a better job cleaning the brass.!
I do the same. A Lee de-capping die for the primers and my dry tumbler to remove the lube from rifle cases.

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