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Review on the Ruger 57







Dusty

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#1
I’ve been sitting on this video footage for 2 months.🤦‍♂️ Just now got around to editing it. Fairly quick function test of the Ruger 57 in 5.7x28.
 
#2
Good job bro 👊🏾
I got the FN when it first came out & that same box of ammo was $19.99 back then , I reload the 5.7 too with CFE pistol & true blue . Just wish they would come from the factory with a threaded barrel .
 

Dusty

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#3
Good job bro 👊🏾
I got the FN when it first came out & that same box of ammo was $19.99 back then , I reload the 5.7 too with CFE pistol & true blue . Just wish they would come from the factory with a threaded barrel .
Thanks
You’re using single stage press?
 

Dusty

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#8
I ordered one, because I need one, and they will probably be sold out soon. Thanks again
 
#9
Yeah man single stage , Lyman dies & shell holder , I prime it with the rcbs hand primer but it’s a pain in the arse because the shell holder won’t fit on the small primer plastic insert so I leave out the plastic part & single feed each primer .
 

Kinoons

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#10
It’s been a while since i needed to reload any 5.7 but from what i can recall What I found works for me is using the 550 first stage to resize and deprime. I progress one station and before the next operation I remove the newly decapped and resized casing and run it in a WFT and then replace it for priming and powder. Then projectile, and finally light crimp.