close

Privacy guaranteed - Your email is not shared with anyone.

Welcome to Glock Talk

Why should YOU join our Glock forum?

  • Converse with other Glock Enthusiasts
  • Learn about the latest hunting products
  • Becoming a member is FREE and EASY

If you consider yourself a beginner or an avid shooter, the Glock Talk community is your place to discuss self defense, concealed carry, reloading, target shooting, and all things Glock.

Underwood Ammo

Discussion in 'Caliber Corner' started by PghJim, Jan 15, 2012.

  1. PghJim

    PghJim

    1,935
    49
    Apr 21, 2005
    Pittsburgh
  2. RedHaze

    RedHaze Handgunner

    2,397
    8
    Aug 23, 2009
    SE WA

  3. dkf

    dkf

    5,449
    138
    Aug 6, 2010
    I'd say that is probably the Montana Gold 125gr JHP for .357sig that MG came out with not that long ago. Not pointy like the 9mm 124gr JHP.

    I would be cautious with the ammo because it looks like it is loaded to the upper end. With new brass loading to the max is not really an issue with good QC however they are using once fired fired brass. I think they would be better off backing down to around 1350fps.
     
    Last edited: Jan 15, 2012
  4. PghJim

    PghJim

    1,935
    49
    Apr 21, 2005
    Pittsburgh
    Last edited: Jan 15, 2012
  5. dkf

    dkf

    5,449
    138
    Aug 6, 2010
  6. RedHaze

    RedHaze Handgunner

    2,397
    8
    Aug 23, 2009
    SE WA
  7. PghJim

    PghJim

    1,935
    49
    Apr 21, 2005
    Pittsburgh
    I do not think they are MG. I sent them an email asking what bullets they are. Anyway, I see Remington is selling 357sig GS again, but only the bonded version.
     
  8. dkf

    dkf

    5,449
    138
    Aug 6, 2010
    Last edited: Jan 16, 2012
  9. PghJim

    PghJim

    1,935
    49
    Apr 21, 2005
    Pittsburgh
    I am not doubting you, but where do you see once fired brass?
     
    Last edited: Jan 16, 2012
  10. dkf

    dkf

    5,449
    138
    Aug 6, 2010
    "Underwood Ammo Remanufactured Ammunition is produced on the same production line as their newly manufactured ammunition and subject to the same testing and inspection procedures. The savings result from the use of previously fired brass. This ammunition is non-corrosive, in boxer primed, reloadable brass cases."

    I took that as meaning once fired brass.
     
    Last edited: Jan 16, 2012
  11. PghJim

    PghJim

    1,935
    49
    Apr 21, 2005
    Pittsburgh
    Got a response to my email and the are MG.

    "James-

    They are brass jacketed Montana Gold bullets.
    We will be releasing a Gold Dot, hopefully within the next month.

    Thanks!
    Kevin"
     
  12. dkf

    dkf

    5,449
    138
    Aug 6, 2010
    Montana Gold makes a quality bullet however they have been known not to expand worth beans. In other words I would not use them for self defense. Good target ammo though.
     
    Last edited: Jan 16, 2012
  13. PghJim

    PghJim

    1,935
    49
    Apr 21, 2005
    Pittsburgh
    I did not see Remanufactured Ammunition anywhere on their website. You would think they would have to say that. How do you know this is not their newly manufactured ammo. I am not defending them, I just did not see it.
     
  14. unit1069

    unit1069

    8,160
    188
    Oct 10, 2007
    So. Central US
    Yeah, the bullet doesn't look like any of the Golden Saber I have.
     
  15. unit1069

    unit1069

    8,160
    188
    Oct 10, 2007
    So. Central US
    The link provided by the OP has "remanufactured" in the text.
     
  16. dkf

    dkf

    5,449
    138
    Aug 6, 2010
    What I quoted is directly off the page (.357sig ammo) from the link below. Right below the big "Underwood Ammo" logo.

    http://www.underwoodammo.com/357sig125grainbrassjacketedhollowpointboxof50.aspx
     
    Last edited: Jan 16, 2012
  17. TreyG-20

    TreyG-20 Second2None

    The owner Kevin is a member here. You can find him over on the 10 ring mostly.
     
    Last edited: Jan 16, 2012