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Old March 27, 2012, 12:36 AM   #1
Ethan.G
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Might have a primer problem

alright i just got done loading 55 cases of 30-06 and then i find.. i just bought 200 Magnum CCI Large rifle primers NO.250.. is this an issue??

Hornady .308 150 FMJ-BT
Hogdon H414 56gr
Thrice fired cases with no pressure signs (actually cut one open today just to see)
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Old March 27, 2012, 01:33 AM   #2
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most double based powder charges that large call for a magnum primer i would check your data your manuals should all tell you to reduce 10% and work back up when switching any component fdjsjjfhffrjeffdjeieufher
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Old March 27, 2012, 07:26 AM   #3
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You are four grain below max according to Hodgdon.

You are two grains below max according to Speer. Speer recommends the use of Mag primers with ball powders like 414.

You should be just fine.
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Old March 27, 2012, 01:17 PM   #4
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thank you guys, i didnt think it would be a problem just wanted to make sure
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Old March 27, 2012, 01:21 PM   #5
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If you're that worried, you could always start at 10% below starting and work up to the same load, but I agree with the others that it should be no biggie.
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Old March 27, 2012, 03:39 PM   #6
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well the load im using now is just 2gr above the 10%, i was worried because i Already loaded 55 rounds
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