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Old 01-12-2018, 5:39 PM
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Old 01-12-2018, 5:49 PM
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Normal, that's a 30 clip a second magazine.
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I am familiar with that gun, it is backwards
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Old 01-12-2018, 5:53 PM
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Depends on the angle that the rounds are designed to hit the feed ramps.

Magazines have to be curved for rounds that are tapered.

Not familiar with the gun...So can't answer for sure.

I have seen a few 22lrs that enter the chamber at steep angles that you wouldn't think would feed reliably.

Did they do something goofey to be different? Maybe...
Not sure if serious. Not clever enough for actual trolling.....
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Was funnier as I was typing it

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Didn't HK have an add years ago with a pistol-mag inserted backwards? Or was that Sig too?
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Didn't HK have an add years ago with a pistol-mag inserted backwards? Or was that Sig too?
HK had the rounds in the mag backwards.

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This is a better magazine


https://www.simpsonltd.com/products/c29789





Is it me or do they pull a price tag outta their hind sides
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This is a better magazine


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Is it me or do they pull a price tag outta their hind sides
3,500 sounds fair in the calguns marketplace.
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HK had the rounds in the mag backwards.

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I feel like that was a meme. Maybe someone at HK was just trying to be funny and see if they could get a meme on the cover.
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HK had the rounds in the mag backwards.

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I had 3 Indian looking dudes in the next lane trying to shoot a Sig they had loaded like that. Turns out a Sig isn't ACTUALLY 100% jam proof.
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I feel like that was a meme. Maybe someone at HK was just trying to be funny and see if they could get a meme on the cover.
Or the photog had no clue.
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Thanks Red on bullets seated backwards.
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There's always this picture!

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^^^^ wow, and that chicken wing hold, and great use of cover too
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I have that rifle, and the mag is definitely in backwards.


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I was just making a funny.
Didn't expect a gun retailer like Simpsons to make these kinds of mistakes... then again, just like in the case of HK booklet, the guys that take photos may not actually be gun guys.

Now with a cop on the cover... that is a whole different story.
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cool ergonomic mag.
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who ever was in charge of putting the mag in the firearm clearly doesn't know anything about them. keep in mind this is going to be the same person who puts it in a box and ships it to you.
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I thought those Texas gals knew better.
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https://www.simpsonltd.com/products/c38623

Dammit...they fixed it...

I didn't get to save the image. Either someone on Calguns tipped them off....or they go on Calguns. Could have had a warranty claim on light primer strikes...

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Dammit...they fixed it...

I didn't get to save the image. Either someone on Calguns tipped them off....or they go on Calguns. Could have had a warranty claim on light primer strikes...


Or no primer strikes. Lol


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