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Pressure indicators?

Discussion in 'The Ammo & Reloading Forum' started by frosty, Feb 19, 2004.

  1. frosty

    frosty New Member

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    How can you tell if you are having load pressure problems?
  2. inplanotx

    inplanotx New Member

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    First sign is flattening of the primer.
  3. frosty

    frosty New Member

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    Good:D I have not had that happen once to me. Thank God
  4. Smoky14

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    Loud report and your gun is field stripped all at the same time :D

    Swiping of the primer can also ocurr along with leaking.

    Smoky:eek:
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    when the shell casing don't eject.
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