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Old January 19, 2013, 08:08 PM   #3
Dragline45
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The problem with using steel instead of brass is that it is tougher to deform, so would probably have trouble with primer ignition at the rim.
Not only that, but the firing pin striking steel instead of the usual brass rimfire case would shorten the life of the firing pin significantly.
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