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I know its not good to "dry-fire" a rimfire......... so what's the best way to test their trigger pull weight?  Is a snap-cap the only option?
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use an already fired case
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That's what I did........ after I lucked out and found one!  Glad to hear that was ok to do.
 
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Originally posted by Dale Clifford Dale Clifford wrote:

use an already fired case




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Originally posted by Dale Clifford Dale Clifford wrote:

use an already fired case
Thats what I do for all my guns, use an already fired case.
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Does that work for center fire as well?  Wouldn't the dent in the center be too far in from the previous firing to stop the pin on any subsequent firing?
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Originally posted by tahqua tahqua wrote:

Originally posted by Dale Clifford Dale Clifford wrote:

use an already fired case




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I have also used a piece of leather for this.
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