View Single Post
Old 10-17-2011, 18:18   #1
Mootness
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 35
Primer Dimples- Inconsistent Locations - picture

Details: Stock glock model 29. Using reloads that pass the 'drop in the barrel test' and sit properly.

At the range I had one failure to fire. It was my first failure to fire after so many thousands of reloads. (I would guess I'm somewhere in the 7-10k area.) Popped the ftf round out, and the primer dimple looked like a light strike. Thinking that's suspicious I tried to fire the round again, it went off. That's pictured #3 with two dimples.

Also pictured, numbers 2 & 4 have the primer strikes way off center.

Number one is a sample of the other 40 empties where the primer is hitting well centered.

What's causing this primer strike issue? Is it connected to the failure to fire?
Attached Thumbnails
GATE Glock Pistol Forum - Click for larger version  
Mootness is offline   Reply With Quote