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Old 01-27-2012, 06:46 PM   #31
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Old 01-27-2012, 07:26 PM   #32
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Are we still talking about loaded magazines?
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Old 01-28-2012, 03:05 PM   #33
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I have stated before I have several magazines that have been loaded ( other than while firing or cleaning ) since 1971 and they are fine.

I guess if you really believe you need to unload your springs when not in use you should jack up your car at night to allow the springs to relax for the next days use.

Yes a spring can break - - - and some will but you are more likely to have problems with a grain of sand getting in and jamming than a broken spring ( or weak spring ) failure from a quality magazine.

Buy quality and maintain your equipment and worry about something else!
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Of the guns that I shoot regularly, all the mags are fully loaded, if I feel the need to unload them I am not shooting enough. The two safe queens are revolvers and this makes no difference.
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Old 01-28-2012, 11:25 PM   #35
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if I feel the need to unload them I am not shooting enough. The two safe queens are revolvers and this makes no difference.
you're worried about the revolver springs?

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Cool, great info here guys. I think I'll just leave them as is and not worry too much then.
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you're worried about the revolver springs?

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Partduex, yeah those revolver springs are a pain to keep up the maintenance on LOL
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