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Anbody use ultralite firing pins

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Old 03-23-2004, 09:31 PM
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Anbody use ultralite firing pins

I have seen several ads for lite weight firing pins with extra power spring to help reduce lock time , I was just wondering if any of you guys have tried these or heard weter or not their worth the extra cost
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Old 03-24-2004, 06:39 AM
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Re: Anbody use ultralite firing pins

Use them, like them. Also watch your primer cups to see if you are getting primer flow from low pressure loads. Many times that can be stopped with a bushed firing pin hole taking it to .068 instead of the .072 with lots of slop like remington uses.

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Old 03-24-2004, 11:01 PM
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Re: Anbody use ultralite firing pins

Please explain more about primer flow and what the causes is. This may be happeneing to me ...
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