How often should you unload your concealed carry firearm magazine?

Discussion in 'CCW & Open Carry' started by GoesBang, Sep 11, 2014.

  1. SWAGA

    SWAGA No longer broke... Lifetime Supporter

    I leave mine for months at a time.

  2. greg_r

    greg_r Lifetime Supporter

    I go to the range just about every weekend, so mine get unloaded by default, but I would have no problem in keeping them loaded for extended periods of time.
  3. ArmyScout

    ArmyScout Supporting Member

    Same here, except I don't get to the range near that often. I have had some mags loaded 6-7 months, but that is an exception. Does not seem to affect them.
  4. SteveC

    SteveC Member

    Since I only have a couple of mags at the moment for my current edc, I unload them at least once or twice a month for when I practice with the edc. Good carry ammo is too expensive for that much practice. Even then, every six months or so I shoot off the SD rounds in my carry gun, so this isn't much of an issue.
  5. no one has needed shooting yet so they have not been unloaded.
  6. colthrash

    colthrash Member

    every time I see a rouge paper plate...