I.V.I or PMJ .308 brass any good????????

Bullseyelr

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I.V.I or PMJ headstamp .308 brass any good???????? Anyone know? Thanks for looking.
 

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Re: I.V.I or PMJ .308 brass any good????????

IVI no exp with!

PMJ I had and they split at the necks after 5 loads even with annealing! I also did not care for the performance I got out of them. Same load with Winchester brass would do 1moa better.

If I was buying brass I would go for something other than the PMJ. Lake City! or Commercial brass is the route I would go.

I am very partial to Hornady Match 308 brass! It ranks even with Lapua in my opinion!

Terry
 

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Re: I.V.I or PMJ .308 brass any good????????

I have good luck with ivi brass. Good Canadian brass.
 

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Re: I.V.I or PMJ .308 brass any good????????

IVI has very small flash holes in it's 223 brass from my experience. It stuck or bent a pile of decapping pins on me. I finally sorted all the IVI out that I had in the big bin of mixed brass and gave it to someone willing to prep it more than I was.
 

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Re: I.V.I or PMJ .308 brass any good????????

I appreciate all of the info. I have a s**t load of IVI and PMJ brass that I have collected over the years and I have been scared to use it since I have heard bad things about them. I use Federal, Lake City, or Winchester (Winchester most of the time) and I get great results with all 3 of these. I guess I will try sell this brass if someone wants it. I am sure there is someone out there who likes it and might want it. Thanks for the info. If anyone else has any more info, let me know....thanks.