Originally Posted by CHD
Be careful leaving the same round in the tube if you holster the weapon vertically. The solvents/oil that gets stuck in the firing pin channel can drip down on to the chambered round and penetrate the primer... I use to put the same round in the tube and had it that way for about 6 mths of daily carry, when we rotated our duty ammo the first round failed to ignite. I picked it up and saw a good primer hit, took it apart and the powder was good but the primer was goo
Well, I learn't something new today and will keep this advice in mind from now on.
Also, I manage a facility where I have at least 700 persons who are unarmed, as far as I know. As a result, I am using a quote seen on this site very seriously...... I believe in gun control, If there is a gun I wanna be in control of it......and I am adding that it must be on me, loaded and ready to be deployed if necessary.