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Old 01-30-2020, 06:32 PM
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Originally Posted by RetiredRod View Post
I've kept all common handgun calibers in 50 cal & 30 cal ammo cans for 3-4 months at a time with no problems. My cans have the rubber gasket sealing the lid, so IMO moisture shouldn't be a problem even with years of storage.
Same - I've shot 35 year old loads for .357 and .44 that have been stored in those same rubber gasket cans and never had a misfire or unusual pressure event.
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