Wolf primers

Discussion in 'The Ammo & Reloading Forum' started by hunter29180, Nov 13, 2012.

  1. hunter29180

    hunter29180 Well-Known Member

    ran across some and want to know if any one has used then before..good price on them. $20.00/ 1000
     
  2. grumpy66

    grumpy66 New Member

    32
    Jun 27, 2011
    Texas
    I have about 2k of them because they were cheap.

    You want them, come and get 'em.

    I've had nothing but problems due to inconsistant size.
     

  3. gdmoody

    gdmoody Moderator Supporting Member

    Sep 7, 2007
    Athens, Georgia
    The last few times I bought primers, they have either been Wolf or Tula, which are about the same thing. No problems at all.
     
  4. mikld

    mikld Well-Known Member

    Jun 24, 2009
    Oregon
    All my Wolf primers needed just a hair more pressure to seat, but all fired no problem. I use small pistol std, small pistol magnum, and large pistol magnum.
     
  5. DBMJR1

    DBMJR1 Member

    86
    Jul 8, 2009
    New Orleans, La.
    I use Tula primers. They're the same as Wolf.

    They seat fine for me. I find they're about as hard as a CCI primer.

    Over my chronograph I can find no significant difference in variation from CCI primers, which was my go to primer.

    My average velocities are a bit slower. We're talking a difference so small it has to be averaged over hundreds of rounds.

    I just ordered two sleeves of Tula Primers last Friday, so I put my money where my mouth is.
     
  6. Deacon_Man

    Deacon_Man Active Member

    565
    Feb 23, 2010
    Weatherford Texas
    I use nothing but CCI large and small for my reloading. I've never had a problem with them.
     
  7. zant

    zant Well-Known Member

    Sep 24, 2009
    S.Al
    I find NO advantage paying 10-14$ more for Win,Rem,CCI,etc primers.I like Wolf and use Tula for all my LR needs.I figure if you pay 28.00 locally/same as ordering cheap and paying hazmat/shpg.
     
  8. woolleyworm

    woolleyworm Well-Known Member

    Feb 23, 2009
    SW Fort Worth
    If you didn't buy them, they're probably gone now. Buy what you can if they're available and need them. I haven't personally reloaded with them, but my friend has and we've fired them without a single problem.
     
  9. soundguy

    soundguy Well-Known Member

    May 8, 2012
    florida
    i saw a few boxes at a show a few months ago at 20$ a box and STILL kick myself for not getting them.. have not been able to find them at the local shows. have a big one coming up. if i find them I'll grab a case of lrp at least...
     
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