Off Center Firing Pin

Discussion in 'General Rifle Discussion' started by pwrstrkd, Aug 20, 2011.

  1. pwrstrkd

    pwrstrkd New Member

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    Is this a big deal? Out of a ruger m77 hawkeye in 300 win mag. It goes bang every time but it is noticable how the the firing pin is not striking in the center of primer. Here is a picture
     

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  2. jpattersonnh

    jpattersonnh Active Member

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    Pretty common, no worries.
     

  3. c3shooter

    c3shooter Administrator Staff Member

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    MOST are off center to some extent.