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Estate 9mm any good

Discussion in 'Caliber Corner' started by Monte4283, Jan 23, 2013.

  1. Monte4283

    Monte4283

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    Like everyone else I'm having a hard time finding 9mm ammo anywhere. Was at my LGS today and they had a bunch of this Estate 9mm in stock. Have never heard of it, And can't find many reviews of in online. From what I could find it looks like it's made by Federal. Does anybody have any experiance with it.

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    Put 500 rounds of it thru my 23 without any issues.
     

  3. Tiro Fijo

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    It's Fed. Champion as sold at Walmart. The need to "disguise" the name should tell you something, i.e., same weak crap.
     
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    Thanks pert, I think I'll go back tomorrow and pick up a box(they have a 1 box limit on target ammo :steamed:) and try it.
     
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    I shoot a lot of Federal champion with no issues, so if it's the same then I'm good with that.
     
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    I've put about 100 rounds of this through my G19. No problems.
     
  7. Gregoire G

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    This is what they sell at the indoor range we go to. We have had good luck with it also.
     
  8. SCmasterblaster

    SCmasterblaster G17 carrier since 1989 Millennium Member

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    Wow. Disguised ammo from Federal . . . . . .
     
  9. Ceapea

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    All of my 9mm guns shoot federal way better than WWB and as well as the Rem green stuff.
    I really like the red Fed Champion stuff!
    What are the head stamp markings? FC? Or something else?
    Thanks.
     
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    I've shot a bunch of it with no problems. I wouldnt hesitate to buy it for the plinking.
     
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    F C 9mmLuger
     
  12. Tiro Fijo

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    Out of curiousity, I looked at a box of Estate 12 ga. shells today and noticed it is imported by Federal but made in France. Cheddite I am sure as they are the largest maker of shotshells on the World.