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#5934918 - 09/18/15 12:47 PM Ruger lcp 380
buckshot85 Offline
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Registered: 08/19/05
Posts: 91
Loc: Texas
I need help with this, two different rugers lcp and they will jam up shooting reminton ammo anyone know if ghey like a different kind of ammo tks

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#5934991 - 09/18/15 01:36 PM Re: Ruger lcp 380 [Re: buckshot85]
ckat Offline
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Ours shoot everything we have tried (including Remington Ultimate Defense) except the Hornady American Gunner. It jammed about every other round. We settled on the Winchester PDX1.

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#5935014 - 09/18/15 01:45 PM Re: Ruger lcp 380 [Re: buckshot85]
ACAMS Offline
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Registered: 09/14/15
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Well I don't like that ..... I bought one for my wife and sure don't want it to jam if she needs it.

We shot a box of cheap Geco ammo through it, then I loaded it with Hornady Critical Defense.

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#5935298 - 09/18/15 05:13 PM Re: Ruger lcp 380 [Re: buckshot85]
OkieDokie Offline
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I always shoot a couple mags of what ever ammo I'm going to carry for self defense to make sure it functions without any failures.
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#5935400 - 09/18/15 06:40 PM Re: Ruger lcp 380 [Re: buckshot85]
buckshot85 Offline
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Tks we bought winchester this time and so for no jamming so we see we are at mesquite indoor right now

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#5935722 - 09/18/15 10:16 PM Re: Ruger lcp 380 [Re: OkieDokie]
ckat Offline
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Originally Posted By: OkieDokie
I always shoot a couple mags [or more] of what ever ammo I'm going to carry for self defense to make sure it functions without any failures.


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#5935852 - 09/19/15 06:08 AM Re: Ruger lcp 380 [Re: buckshot85]
Simple Searcher Offline
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Our LCPs have never had an issue with ammmo. But my daughter weighs about 110 pound, she is little. And she had a issue with one jamming up, but no one else did. It came down to her having to hold he gun a bit more firm sense she was absorbing he recoil in her small arms. So we tightened her grip and there was no more problems. My SIL gave us some self defense ammo (I wish I could remember what is was) and it would cycle regardless. I didn't want it jamming up in a situation that was critical,
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#5937629 - 09/20/15 04:04 PM Re: Ruger lcp 380 [Re: Simple Searcher]
buckshot85 Offline
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Registered: 08/19/05
Posts: 91
Loc: Texas
we went thru winchester ammo about 200 rds and they both stil jammed up so i guess i will try break free and different ammoand try tighter grip tks

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#5940885 - 09/22/15 11:41 AM Re: Ruger lcp 380 [Re: buckshot85]
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Hornady Critical Defense ammo is no good in .380. The best .380 ammo is w/an XTP bullet. Several brands load it.

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