Originally Posted by F106 Fan
Which Federal primer were you using? All of the Federals I have ever used were nickel plated. Just curious... I'm pretty sure there are primers, even by Federal, that I haven't run across.
Sounds like you are good to go!
Agreed,at least going back to the late 70's Federal and CCI have all had nickel plated cups.
If it was a brass non plated cup and not of foreign manufacture it would be winchester,prior to 2005 winchester primer cups were also nickeled. SJ 40