Page 1 of 1 1
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#200017 - 06/06/19 07:33 PM Standard or Magnum primer for Lil Gun?
Mech 8
enthusiast


Registered: 08/30/11
Posts: 268
Loc: San Antonio, TX

Offline
I have some Lil Gun that I want to try in 41 Mag, 44 Mag, and 45 Colt and I am not sure what primer to use. What is everyone else using successfully?

Top
#200018 - 06/06/19 08:54 PM Re: Standard or Magnum primer for Lil Gun? [Re: Mech 8]
45MAN
Pooh-Bah


Registered: 08/13/17
Posts: 1687
Loc: brownsville, texas

Offline
MECH 8: ARE YOU AWARE OF THE ISSUES WITH LIL'GUN RUINING BARREL FORCING CONES. SOME SAY THAT THERE ARE SOME SAFE APPLICATIONS FOR LIL'GUN, ME, I JUST AVOID IT.


Edited by 45MAN (06/06/19 08:55 PM)
_________________________
"ADAPT OR DIE". I USE ALL CAPS, NOT BECAUSE I AM YELLING, BUT BECAUSE IT IS AN OLD HABIT FROM MY ARMY DAYS, PLUS IT IS EASIER TO TYPE AND READ.

Top
#200023 - 06/08/19 09:03 AM Re: Standard or Magnum primer for Lil Gun? [Re: 45MAN]
sw282
addict


Registered: 09/01/12
Posts: 526
Loc: CSRA of GA/SC

Offline
Listed to 45Man... After shooting LilGun in a handgun l can

actually FEEL the the barrel is much HOTTER.. l used it up in

my 700 Remington LVSF Varmint Rifle chambered in 221FB...

Top
#200024 - 06/08/19 11:01 AM Re: Standard or Magnum primer for Lil Gun? [Re: sw282]
cherokeetracker
old hand


Registered: 11/27/15
Posts: 746

Offline
If you have a single shot or 300BO and want to use LIL Gun you do not need magnum primers. As a matter of fact, Speer recommends using a pistol primer in the 22 Hornet.

In a revolver find something else. And for the calibers you have listed, definitely choose other powders.

Top
#200028 - 06/08/19 04:26 PM Re: Standard or Magnum primer for Lil Gun? [Re: cherokeetracker]
Brenden
addict


Registered: 10/21/12
Posts: 494
Loc: WV

Offline
I have yet to use lil gun in a revolver ( can't find it locally), but most reloading manuals say to use a magnum primer for the calibers you have listed.


Edited by Brenden (06/08/19 04:27 PM)

Top
Page 1 of 1 1


Moderator:  Chance Weldon, Gregg Richter, Gary 
Hop to:
 Portal Sidebar
Who's Online
4 registered (dave thomas, T Pull, Zee, 1 invisible) and 40 anonymous users online.
Top Posters
9836
Whitworth
9608
s4s4u
9537
jamesfromjersey
7645
wapitirod
7327
TCTex.
6812
KRal
5284
Ernie
5057
Gary
4704
Tigger
4647
Franchise
4461
pab1
4440
Chance Weldon
4370
Dan B.
4132
Gregg Richter
3755
johnwilliams
  Member Hunts
The Fantastic Free
The Fantastic Freedom Arms 654

376 Steyr - Handca
376 Steyr - Handcannon Heaven

   Access Requires Login

Generated in 0.047 seconds in which 0.011 seconds were spent on a total of 14 queries. Zlib compression enabled.




Copyright © 2000-2008
HandgunHunt.com, Inc.