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Old 04-03-2020, 05:39 PM
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Originally Posted by TominMO View Post
Mainly I was asking as an academic question; for example if I accidentally bought a box of +P, not noticing that it wasn't the standard-pressure stuff, would it be safe to shoot it in a 1911. Never said I felt the need for more a more powerful round, or handgun. A couple of people jumped to that conclusion on their own; but re-reading my first post, I can see why
Yes, a Quality made 1911 of any frame material will handle any +P or +P+ will be safe to shoot occasionally.
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