Is it legal to store ammo in magazines?

Some ammunition manufacturers recommend rotating service-related ammunition as little as every six months. When using quality magazines with quality ammunition, stored and maintained properly, you can leave them loaded as long as you want to without any reservation.

Are aftermarket magazines good?

It’s not that they’re all good; there’s just so many brands available. While it is difficult to make a blanket statement, many brands of aftermarket magazines are really good. Although I haven’t tested everything out there, I have used and abused a number of them and I’m definitely a convert.

Can I buy 30 round magazines?

California Ruled that CA Penal Code § 32310 ban on the possession/importation of Magazines that could hold more than 10 rounds as Unconstitutional and Enjoining Enforcement. § 29-49 (f)(2) bans the possession, sale, or acquisition of large capacity feeding devices (magazines with a capacity of more than 15 rounds).

Does keeping magazines loaded ruin them?

Using the spring (loading and unloading the magazine) frequently will cause it to wear out as well. Some springs may stay loaded for decades and still function, and others might wear out after a much shorter period of time. So just to be safe, the best practice is to rotate the magazines periodically.

Are 40 round magazines legal?

The law was adopted with a sunset clause, however, and expired in 2004, despite overwhelming public support for its renewal. Thus, large capacity ammunition magazines and assault weapons that were formerly banned under the federal law are now legal unless banned by state or local law.

Will ammo prices come down?

‘Bite the bullet’ and buy now: Ammo prices likely won’t drop for 12 to 24 months. Prices are still sky high, however, and industry leaders estimate it could be 12 to 24 months before the cost of ammunition returns to pre-COVID levels.

Does leaving magazines loaded weaken spring?

When left loaded to full capacity and not used, most magazines will very slowly lose some amount of spring tension over time. Some springs may stay loaded for decades and still function, and others might wear out after a much shorter period of time.

Which is the best aftermarket gun magazine to buy?

These aftermarket magazines give you maximum capacity and undeniable reliability. Gun Pro Sure Fire magazine. Your firearm, no matter its make or age, is only as good as the magazines you feed it with. Rockin’ reload! This 9mm Sig P226 is getting fed a fresh Mec-Gar 20-round magazine. Mec-Gar magazine. Brownells’ 7-round magazine.

Where is the magazine located on a semiautomatic rifle?

In semiautomatic handguns, the magazine is most often stored inside the grip. Rifles tend to have a magazine mounted forward of the trigger guard. When the magazine release is pressed, the magazine drops free of the gun.

Are there any gun magazines cheaper than dirt?

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How many Mags are in a magazine fed gun?

Most magazine-fed guns come with one or two factory mags out of the box, with the option to buy aftermarket magazines later on. Each gun you own has a different optimum number of magazines, which is different from one gun owner to another and from one purpose to another (think hunting versus target shooting at the range).