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Old April 18, 2013, 07:29 PM   #8
James K
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The 9mm cylinder has shoulders in the chambers so the cartridge can headspace on the case mouth.

FWIW, lots of folks consider the 9mm Luger (Parabellum) a powerful round, but in that big Ruger, it acts like a popgun, especially compared to hot .357 loads fired with the other cylinder.

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