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KBlue 12-03-2010 11:18 PM

Snow + Ammo
 
I dropped a spare mag in the snow today. I immediately disassembled the mag and dried all the components and rounds. Snow got into the hollow point on the top round, only a small amount of moisture was on the other rounds. Do you guys think I'm ok to continue carrying this ammo as my backup rounds, or should I dispose of it and replace it?

c3shooter 12-03-2010 11:21 PM

You will need to immediately box this up, along with any other ammo that may have talked with the suspect cartridges, and ship to me by UPS. I'll dispose of it for you- no charge, 'cause that's just the kind of guy I am.

Seriously, it should be fine.

canebrake 12-04-2010 12:12 AM

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What's Snow?

danf_fl 12-04-2010 12:17 AM

It may get cold here, but snow?

It gets a little hard to shovel sunshine.

spittinfire 12-04-2010 01:38 AM

You'll be fine, keep carrying it.

Daoust_Nat 12-04-2010 02:07 AM

Cane the Floyd quotes go well with the beach picture!

JonM 12-04-2010 02:18 AM

cleaned immediatly not a problem. if it set for weeks might have trouble. when i was packing yesterday for my hunting tri today i opened my ruck and found 3 20round boxes of federal xm193? 55grn that sat in the bottom of the keel storage locker in my boat for the last 3 months. slight surface corrosion but gonna pop em off anyway as plinking rounds.

ScottA 12-04-2010 03:57 AM

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Originally Posted by canebrake (Post 396686)
What's Snow?

(^&%$#$ jerk :mad:

winds-of-change 12-04-2010 05:30 AM

Me, being a girl and all, would have blow dried it with my hair dryer. :D

kyleytxrialover 12-04-2010 09:33 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by winds-of-change (Post 396904)
Me, being a girl and all, would have blow dried it with my hair dryer. :D

we have a winner:cool:


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