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Old 05-20-2013, 07:23 PM   #1
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Default S&W 629 44 mag blows up with Chinese ammo

I was sent an email showing a S&W 629 44mag that blew up using Chinese made ammo. At the shooting range the chambered shell blew up and set off the two next to it. see photos. Shooter got a gash on the forehead.


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Old 05-20-2013, 08:10 PM   #2
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I think we've seen this before back in 2009:
Amendment II:
"A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed."

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Closed due to inaccurate story about the photos.

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