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Old 10-14-2014, 22:45   #1
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cycling carry ammo

Im fairly new to carrying a handgun and was just wondering how often do you cycle your carry ammo?
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Old 10-14-2014, 23:23   #2
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No need, other than practice and reliability testing.

Ammo doesn't get stale.
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In an automatic I generally shoot up the mag that is in the gun first when I go shooting. For revolvers, every two or three years.
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Never. Just the top couple of rounds if they get cycled a lot. Too many people waste money and good ammo changing it out.


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this is why once a year my club holds an IDPA BUG match. Blow out your mag of carry ammo, cycle the slide 100 times on the BUG gun with regular ammo, give her a good cleaning and Bob's your uncle.
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