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Hello everyone! Ammo Question

Discussion in 'Introduction Forum' started by tc1684, Apr 20, 2012.

  1. tc1684

    tc1684

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    Hi! nice to be a part of this forum, my name is Tyler I just recently purchased my first glock (23) and I absolutely love it. So far I have put American Eagle 165gr and Blazer 180gr and 165gr, all of which had good results. The American eagle did jam on me twice but the next time I shot it, it shot flawlessly. I plan on trying a few other types of ammo just to find the best shooting for practice purposes, any suggestions or opinions on what shoots best? Thanks!
     
  2. TSAX

    TSAX USAF Vet

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    Welcome, Ive never had the AE stuff jam on my .40 guns, I have also used Win 100 round value packs, Speer, S&B, Magtech with no issues










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  3. voyager4520

    voyager4520 -----

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    I've never had a problem with American Eagle or Speer Lawman in .40.

    For carry I like Winchester PDX1, doesn't matter which grain.
     
  4. tc1684

    tc1684

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    Ok, thanks guys! I think I am going to try the winchester value pack next and as for carry voyager i was looking into those they seem like a pretty good round, as of right now i have a couple mags loaded with 165gr federal hydra shoks.
     
  5. DuramaxOn40s

    DuramaxOn40s TheDieselFreak

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    I just recently tried the Federal 180gr from WalMart in my G23... Granted I only got to shoot 50 rounds because of time but they worked fine... No failure to feeds or extract, so far. I will be using them again the next time I go shooting, just to be sure they're okay. Also, they run about $19 for a box of 50, around where I live... Just a heads up. Happy shooting !!!
     
  6. ADK_40GLKr

    ADK_40GLKr

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    I shoot a lot of Remington UMC in my 27 (it's what I can find at WallyWorld) both .40 & 9 (the latter through my LWD conversion barrel.)