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Does an off centre primer strike have any effect upon accuracy?
It had features never before seen on a lever-action - a detachable box magazine and a trigger that came a way with the lever.
It took 1- 1/2 grains more powder with the coated bullets to equal the pressure developed with the uncoated bullets.
I rely on just one good load that's proved effective on everything from red stag to water buffalo, moose and grizzly bear.
These balanced cams provide an 8.5 to 1 leverage for extraction and seating of a fresh round.
In several .270s, the Hornady 110gn PSP turned out to be the most accurate of all the light bullets.
BM 8208 is a small, short-grained stick powder specifically developed for varmint and benchrest cartridges.
The .222 Rem. Mag. has 20 percent more case capacity than the .223 and delivers 100-150 fps higher velocity.
Is there a barrel contour (octagon, fluted etc) that affords better accuracy?
I suggest you use Federal 205M primers in your .204. I've never had to resize the primer pockets in any cartridge I've reloaded for.
The action of your Remington rifle in .308 is too short to be rebarrelled to .257 Wby Magnum.