Carolina Brass

Specializing in Lake City 300 Blackout & Reloading Supplies
"As seen on The Truth About Guns & American Shooting Journal"


We are a small family owned business run by husband and wife John & Jayme Bowman.  We supply customers with the Cadillac of Brass, Lake City once-fired 5.56 Military Surplus Brass converted to 300 AAC Blackout Brass.  We supply Brass to competition shooters, individuals, as well as business looking to supply their customers with a high quality brass, made by hand not a robotic assembly line.


ALL 300 BLACKOUT BRASS IS PROCESSED AS FOLLOWS:

Deprimed- Dillon Universal Depriming Die

Trimmed- Dillon RT1200. All cases have been trimmed to no longer than 1.355 +/- .005 to fall within SAAMI specs, which will allow you to reload several times before trimming.

Sized- Forster Bench Rest 300 AAC Blackout Die

Swaged- Dillon 1050

Polished- Polished in Stainless Steel media for a beautiful shine inside and out.

Extra Touches-     Case neck and overall dimensions checked throughout processing with a Sheridan Engineering Gauge to ensure that the cases function in even the tightest SAAMI chambers, and we use digital calipers to ensure a consistent length of 1.355 +/- .005  We also batch check cases with a Swage Gauge to make sure they are not over or under swaged. 


ALL 5.56/.223 BRASS IS PROCESSED AS FOLLOWS:

Deprimed - Dillon Universal Depriming Die

Trimmed - Dillon RT1200. All cases have been trimmed to no longer than 1.750 +/- .005 to fall within SAAMI specs, which will allow you to reload several times before trimming.

Sized - Dillon .223 Carbide Sizing Die

Swaged - Dillon 1050  Primer pockets batch checked with Primer Pocket gauge during processing as well. They are slightly tighter than commercial .223 but will give longer life before pocket becomes loose.We also check the case neck/shoulder dimensions and overall dimensions through processing with a Wilson Case Length Gauge.