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Posted: 9/3/2005 2:55:40 PM EDT
Why is it that 9mm blanks tend to work better than .45 cal?

I have notice in almost every movie involving a 1911, 9mm blanks are used. Anyone know why?
Link Posted: 9/4/2005 7:33:53 PM EDT
Damn. It's been a whole day!!! Nothing?
Link Posted: 9/4/2005 8:10:32 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/4/2005 8:12:14 PM EDT by M38A1]
I asked a similiar question here:
ar15.com/forums/topic.html?b=5&f=49&t=20290

ETA:
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Link Posted: 9/9/2005 8:33:55 AM EDT
i have heard that 9mm is slightly tapered towards the chamber and thus, easier to feed as blanks.
no experience, just spreading a rumor.
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