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Old 01-03-2013, 11:55 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by locutus View Post
We have been told for generations that .45 ACP head spaces on the case mouth. In reality, it head spaces on the extractor.

I've loaded and fired many, many .45 ACP rounds that were as much as .025 short, and they worked as well as any other brass,

Load 'em up and try 'em!

Okay, so do you have a kick butt load for 230 grain XTP's? I have a basic 1911 A1 from Regent, and a Kimber STS Ultra II.

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