Originally Posted by Yondering
Yes. I sectioned two bulged cases, but ran the other one through a Lee FCD first to smooth out the bulge, just to see what that looks like. It does the job it's supposed to (let the brass chamber) but that "lip" is still there, and I wouldn't use that brass again.
Good test, clearly a "SMILE" is there to stay...instead of a "Smile" we should call them a "FROWN"!
BTW, Flash holes are often off center...