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Posted: 8/25/2004 9:52:09 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/25/2004 9:53:18 AM EDT by cybrosh]

I've read several months ago that Silver primers/caps on certain cartridges are better than regular brass/copper. I'm referring to Handgun ammunition.

Can anyone tell me why?

Link Posted: 8/25/2004 9:48:50 PM EDT
I would guess that who ever told you that had better luck with ammo that was loaded with a cirtain primer that happened to be colored silver. Most of the reloading primers I load with are colored silver. As far as I know, color doesn't matter one bit. Several companies make primers that are silver in color but can preform differently. I wouldn't worry about it in factory ammo.
Link Posted: 8/26/2004 4:37:59 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/26/2004 8:10:51 AM EDT by cybrosh]

Thanks for the relpy.
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