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Back to Basics: Primers

It may be small, but without the little bang of the primer, there is no big bang of the gun.

Rifleman Q & A: Persistent Primers

I am trying to figure out what has happened here. I removed the spent primers from three cases. Two have primer pockets with what appears to be thin metal cylinders in them, preventing a small primer from being seated. I would like to reload these cases. What do I have here?

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