Powder & primers last for decades stored properly; cool & dry.
The GAP is one round I do not load for, but it's a 45 & will respond well to any powder from BE to PowerPIstol.
"Given adequate penetration, a larger diameter bullet will have an edge in wounding effectiveness. It will damage a blood vessel the smaller projectile barely misses. The larger permanent cavity may lead to faster blood loss. Although such an edge clearly exists, its significance cannot be quantified".
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