High Primers

I think I’ve got it! Or rather I should say that I think Don Plante figured it out.
Light Strikes

July 13, 2012
The hammer hits the firing pin and that hits the primer, but it doesn’t go bang.
Gun Log Book

June 9, 2012
Do you ever ask questions like these? When did I last replace the recoil spring in the wad gun and does it run best with 11 or 12 pounds for my current load?
This is the last of a five part series on tolerances in reloading.
Mixed Bag

June 15, 2009
Here are some scattered notes and comments from today. I didn’t shoot very well in today’s 2700.
Brass Pool

June 8, 2009
The sorting of my large bucket of all 45 ACP brass according to headstamp is done.
Strike #1 After its initial firing (as factory-loaded hardball), 100% of the Aguila brass would not pass through the Martindale gauge.
(Pictured: Jim Henderson and myself) I made 300 rounds of wad ammo to test at Nighthawks tomorrow evening.


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