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Old 11-27-2011, 11:54   #1
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Garand Questions

Recently purchased a Garand from a fellow that got it from CMP along with some Greek ammo, is this ammo reloadable?
Also what kind of commercial ammo should I shoot and are there any good sources available?
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Off the top of me head Hornady and federal make commercial ammo that can be safely shot in a garand.

If you want to shoot any 30-06 a gas plug (i use schuster) is available to vent some of the gases and avoid op rod damage.
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Federal American Eagle Ammunition 30-06 Springfield (M1 Garand) 150 Grain Full Metal Jacket

The greek stuff is good. This is better. Not cheap, but designed for the Garand.
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