I overheard someone taking about using different sized primers to tweak your rifle loads. I am using large rifle primers for my .270 win. What would I gain by changing this up and what would I use? Magnum primers?
It all depends on the loads that you are shooting. If you are getting good accuracy I wouldn't change a thing. Sometimes using a magnum primer will improve it and sometimes it will cause problems. If you do switch you need to start your load from the begining since you may be near the top of the pressure curve right now and the new primer may push you over.
How many of you out there keep a journal of your hunting trips or outings? I started to about 20 years ago and then moved them from a journal to a story that I will send out to my friends so that they can enjoy the time as well. I'll aslo put into the journal the scouting trips that go along with the hunts of limited or once in a lifetime hunts.
I have found that if you buy a small notebook that fits into your shirt pocket and take it with you when you head out is the...