This is a discussion on Full mags... within the Defensive Carry Guns forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; Originally Posted by StevePVB I was wondering why you would be -2. Short trip to the range? Snake in the back yard? Or, unloading the ...
Mag springs wear from constant load/unload. If the mags are in either state, they are fine.
For example, I was deployed for 15 months....I left 2x P229/.40 mags, 2x P239 mags and 5x Magpul PMAGs loaded in my safe. When I got back, I shot all of them...all fed correctly...no problems.
Magazine <> clip - know the difference
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Mine are loaded to the max...
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it is cycling of the mag spring that causes them to wear...
He's got a 32 oz (empty) gun. Add in the weight of the loaded magazine and he can tell a difference in weight on his hip of 4.5 ounces??
I think he is deluding himself, as well as being foolish.
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