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Old 08-26-2011, 16:34   #8
fredj338
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The great thing about he 45acp, there are few bad choices. I would shy away from prefragmented & FMJ or solid lead, but most any of the majors JHP from 185gr-230gr, non +P work fine. Just make sure you test them in your gun, regardless of what you are told. Trust but verify.
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