S&W 10-5 +p?


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Old 02-01-2013, 05:01 AM   #1
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I recently acquired this S&W model 10-5 and was wondering if it would be ok to shoot .38+p ammo out of it?



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Old 02-01-2013, 06:53 AM   #2
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I would not shoot +p's regularly. I would shoot standard pressure and MAYBE carry +p's



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What he just said right up there ^^^. A +P load will not be likely to blow the revolver apart, but it will wear more quickly than standard loads, and start to loosen up.

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What he just said right up there ^^^. A +P load will not be likely to blow the revolver apart, but it will wear more quickly than standard loads, and start to loosen up.
Add: and will cut into the top strap faster near the gap of cylinder and barrel.
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