First time @distance

Discussion in 'Reloading' started by Fla shooter, Mar 31, 2012.

  1. Fla shooter

    Fla shooter Well-Known Member

    Jan 11, 2012
    Been shooting 3/4 moa at 100yds on my first reloads about 30 total no problems. Went out to 600yds today first group 2" did not hold for wind . Dailed for wind had two touching pulled two a little high but had two miss fires on did nothing one fizzed sending the bullet bout 6" down the barrel had to go back to the house to get it out 180bergers 68.5 retumbo cci250 any suggestionson miss fires ?
  2. WRG

    WRG Well-Known Member

    Nov 25, 2008
    If I were a betting man I would say you have bad primers or bad powder if you actually dumped out powder from the chamber. Try a different brand of primers with the same powder and see what happens. If you get the same results it's your powder, if not it's your primers. It's either one or the other.

    On the other hand how much powder did you actually dump out? You may not have filled the case in those two rounds.