Calguns.net  

Home My iTrader Join the NRA Donate to CGSSA Sponsors CGN Google Search
CA Semiauto Ban(AW)ID Flowchart CA Handgun Ban ID Flowchart CA Shotgun Ban ID Flowchart
Go Back   Calguns.net > INTERESTS AND ACTIVITIES > Ammo and Reloading
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Mark Forums Read

Ammo and Reloading Factory Ammunition, Reloading, Components, Load Data and more.

 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
  #1  
Old 03-01-2015, 5:48 PM
CaliSquid CaliSquid is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2014
Posts: 26
iTrader: 0 / 0%
Default Steel Ammo

So when I first started doing research about guns prior to my first purchase, a friend of mine told me to never ever get steel cased ammunition no matter what gun it is.

Being of a little stingy with my money, I saw and bought 200rds of 5.56 Tula Ammo. I've heard it's not bad to shoot them but the opposite as well.

I'm gonna throw this analogy out there and forgive me if it sounds stupid. Buying a nice gun is a bit similar to buying a BMW. It's fancy, it performs well, and it will be fine as long as you take care of it and keep up with its maintenance.

Does that thought add up and make sense when using Tula Ammo or any steel cased rds at that? As long as I take care of my gun it should be alright, correct?

OR, is it more along the lines of this analogy. Your gun is like a BMW, what you feed into it will affect it's performance. Always use fill up with premium unleaded and never anything less of quality. Would you guys say the same about your firearms with the type of ammo you use?
__________________
"You are never out of the fight." - Marcus Luttrell

"Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends." - John 15:13

US NAVY - Logistics Specialist
Reply With Quote
 

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 11:05 PM.




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Proudly hosted by GeoVario the Premier 2A host.
Calguns.net, the 'Calguns' name and all associated variants and logos are ® Trademark and © Copyright 2002-2018, Calguns.net an Incorporated Company All Rights Reserved.
Calguns.net and The Calguns Foundation have no affiliation and are in no way related to each other.
All opinions, statements and remarks made by Calguns.net on this web site and elsewhere are solely attributable to Calguns.net.