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Old 08-26-2014, 09:19 PM   #31
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What is " cooking off "
http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cooking_off


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Ignition temp varies with powder, but a typical double base powder auto ignites at about 320 F - 360F.

As said, storing ammo at elevated temps for YEARS is not good for the ammo, but under circumstances described, likely not an issue. I WOULD rotate my carry ammo every few months, but I do that anyway.


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tincup. what weapon in RVN did you experience a cook off with???
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tincup. what weapon in RVN did you experience a cook off with???
Twern't no prongs on the Pig so I'm waiting on the answer also.
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