1911Forum - View Single Post - What's happening here???
View Single Post
Old 03-21-2020, 02:45 PM
Mike_Fontenot Mike_Fontenot is offline
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Boulder, Colorado
Age: 77
Posts: 990
In my opinion, bullets used in semi-autos should have a slightly smaller diameter at the point where it mates with the casing (because in semi-autos, the bullet gets slammed into the feed ramp, and the design shouldn't depend on a crimp to keep the bullet from sliding back into the casing). I suspect this problem occurs fairly often (but usually not as extreme as in this example).
Reply With Quote