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There may be an issue with the old Beeman sizers (I did own a couple) in the sense that when I used the sizers the pellets were “full sized” (both head and skirt reduced to the same dimension). My home made sizer does swage the head a bit but also expands the skirt a bit as it “rounds out” the skirt.

Funny thing is that I’m currently accuracy testing some pellets that I “full sized” by pushing them completely through the die. At only 18 yards the accuracy seems comparable to the “head sized only” pellets but the true test will be some shooting at 50 yards if the wind ever lets up!

Here’s a pic of the Delrin ram I made to push the pellets through the die for “full sizing” the pellet………