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Old 09-30-2001, 04:22 PM
T.Labren T.Labren is offline
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PMP 223 ammo

Is the south african PMP ammo any good? It seems cheap to buy but is it a good buy? It comes in sealed "battle paks".
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Old 09-30-2001, 04:42 PM
themao themao is offline
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Location: Indianapolis, IN
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I used it in my Mini-14. I had two rounds' primers fail to ignite. I also tried it in my AR-15 and had the same problem. I used new PMP ammo.

I'd stick with Winchester Q3131A which is also sold as IMI M193 ball ammo, 55 grain FMJ. They're excellent for home defense and target practice.

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Old 09-30-2001, 04:55 PM
shane45-1911 shane45-1911 is offline
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Moving to "Ammo Can"...
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Old 09-30-2001, 06:51 PM
Cawdor Cawdor is offline
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I have fired about 1,000 rounds of PMP (new production, not the battle packs) through my Bushmaster. I've have had no problems.
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