using 6.5 creedmoor in 243

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Game across a ton of 6.5 creedmoor brass at the range
can I use it in my 243 without any problems..Will regular 243
dies neck it to 243?
 

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No, different shoulder dimensions and case length. You can make 243 brass work in 6.5 Creedmoor (will require trimming length) but not the other way around to my knowledge
 

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Best thing would be to sort it and sell it or hold onto it in case you eventually rebarrel to a 6 or 6.5 Creedmoor.