View Full Version : FTE SIg P226, Blazer Brass

08-19-2012, 11:20 AM
I was at the range early this morning, shooting my relatively new Sig P226 with Blazer Brass 124 gr. FMJ. I had two failure to ejects. Both times, the round fired, but was really quiet, almost like a dud. Brand new box of ammo.

Based on the sound, I figure it is an ammo issue. Any thoughts?

08-19-2012, 12:36 PM
well, it's probably the ammo if other ammo shoot fine out of this gun and the same ammo sounds funny in other guns too.

08-19-2012, 12:45 PM
Might wanna give CCI a call, if this happened twice in the same lot of ammo this is an obvious safety issue.

I would personally discontinue using anything from that Lot #. If you don't you had better be paying attention for the soft pops and making sure your barrel is clear of obstruction.


08-19-2012, 12:52 PM
Can you post your lot #?

08-19-2012, 1:00 PM
I'd check that barrel real close too. Any thing that feels like even the slightest bulge, could cause huge problems down the road.

08-19-2012, 2:13 PM
The lot number is 0 76683 05201 8. The print is terrible on the boxes. The first 8 could be a B, but looks more like an 8. I bought the ammo at Palmetto during their free freight sale.

The barrel looks fine .

08-19-2012, 2:16 PM
Thanks for the heads up.