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Posted: 10/24/2004 6:44:58 PM EDT
I'm thinking of picking up a glock 22. I'm going to carry it as my ccw, and I'm gonna shoot all the IDPA matches I can. I know .40 has a stiff recoil. What kind of ammo should I use for comp? Also would increasing the spring weight help me with the recoil for rapid fire shooting? Lastly what kind of ammo should I pick up for ccw...I used to own a glock 21, so .40 is new to me...thanks
Link Posted: 10/24/2004 11:04:11 PM EDT
Most people shoot the 180gr stuff for matches. Some load the 200's up for the power factor advantage.

For rapid fire, changing the spring changes the feel. I personally like lighter springs, in the 13-15lb range, some people run up to the 22lb range. It all depends on what feel you like the best.

For carry purposes I like the speer gold dots in 165 grain, they seem to be very popular among many shooters for carry and by many police departments as well.
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