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Old 03-15-2017, 06:24 AM
GarandGrabber GarandGrabber is offline
 
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You sure it wasn't 168gr? The M1 Garand specific A-Max rounds the CMP sold several years ago were 168gr.

I never had really good luck with the A-Maxs in my M1s. The action always beat up with the plastic tip enough to give me fliers. I could extract rounds and see the tips bent or smashed up.
Yes maybe it was 168..Guess now I have to go find one of the boxes
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Old 03-15-2017, 12:39 PM
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Yes maybe it was 168..Guess now I have to go find one of the boxes
I've got about 400 rounds of it. Bought a bunch from the CMP before I got into reloading and before I realized my flier problem. I will never use and need to get rid of at some point...
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Old 03-16-2017, 08:03 AM
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Throw it up in Market Place..There was lots of Positive talk about it in the times it was issued..
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Old 03-16-2017, 09:28 AM
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Yea I was wrong..Was 168
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