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Old 03-07-2010, 8:41 AM
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Originally Posted by Glock-matic View Post
If you took the grips off of your metal frame pistol you would realize how little protection there really is. The plastic used in polymer frames is really strong and doesn't tend to splinter like wood. 1911's in 45 auto aren't to spectacular, but a 1911 38 super going boom is another story.
My Ruger P90's grip is just a metal skeleton that the grips go over.

.45ACP is an inherently low pressure round. I'm not too concerned. I don't use aluminum ammo & my handloads are so light the Ruger just might survive a double charge.

I really think a pistol should have a hammer...
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