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    I've never had a Nickel case fail.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Fishinkeylargo View Post
    They work just fine. Some people save them for self defense rounds or special loads to help tell them apart.
    Yea I do that. I've never had any problem with them.
    If it's stupid and it works, it's not stupid

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    I load nickel .38 regularly... No issues
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    I just loaded up some mixed headstamped brass and nickle plated 357. they all loaded up fine. took a slight bit more pressure for sizing (or my arm was getting tired). They'll go over to the nephew's place on Saturday.
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    Nickel is great for carry and hunting rounds since they don't corrode like unprotected brass in inclement weather (or in hot sweaty pockets) .
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