I agree. I try to get it correct, but it really depends on who I am talking to. Some people get their kicks by nit picking what others say or write. There are many technically incorrect terms in use and terms that are open to debate as to their correctness. Most of the folks I know use clip instead of magazine. I don't let it bother me. BTW, you can't always call a 45Colt a Long Colt. One of my earlier threads got hijacked into a debate about 45 Colt/ Long Colt. I don't think I ever got an answer to my original question.
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