Primer Usage Chart
Primer Type Product Type Product Usage Part # Boxed Part # In APS Strips APS Strip Color Code
Shotshell 209

A general purpose shotshell primer for most field and target loads.

0008
209M†

A true Magnum shotshell primer for waterfowl and heavy field loads.

0009
Small Rifle 400

For most standard loads in cases requiring small rifle primers.

0013 0080 yellow
450 Mag†

Magnum primer for ball propellants.

0017 0081 blue
No.41/5.56MM

Military small rifle primer with NATO sensitivity.

0001
BR4

Benchrest small rifle primer for critical accuracy needs.

0019 0082 black
Large Rifle 200

For most standard loads in cases requiring large rifle primers.

0011 0086 yellow
250 Mag†

Magnum primer for large-capacity cases and/or ball propellants.

0015 0087 blue
No. 34/7.62MM

Military large rifle primer with NATO sensitivity.

0002
BR2

Benchrest large rifle primer for critical accuracy needs.

0010 0088 black
Small Pistol 500

For most handgun cartridges requiring a small pistol primer.

0014 0078 white
550 Mag†

For heavy loads using ball propellants.

0018 0079 red
Large Pistol 300

For most handgun cartridges requiring a large pistol primer.

0012 0084 white
350 Mag†

For heavy loads using ball propellants.

0016 0085 red
Muzzleloading 209

Reduced fouling when used with blackpowder substitutes.

0307
Percussion Caps #10

A special percussion cap for revolvers fitted with #10 nipples.

0309
#11

Our general-purpose percussion cap for most rifles and handguns.

0311
#11 Magnum

A hotter #11 cap for reliable ignition of replica black powders.

0310
Four Wing Musket Caps

Designed especially for reenactment.

0301
50 Caliber BMG No.35

A modern MIL-SPEC primer for the 50 caliber BMG cartridge.

0320

All CCI primers, including our muzzleloading products, are non-mercuric and non-corrosive.
† — Safety Note: use Magnum primers only when specified in published load data.
The 41's and 34's contain Magnum priming mix and should be treated as such.