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13 minutes ago, Oaktreepeepee said:

Does anyone have experience with Jim Flynn’s in glen Gardner nj, I bought a bag of 9mm Ammo for my Glock 19 gen 5 and I was wondering if it’s good Ammo and if it’ll be safe to fire in my Glock. Thank you- TD

Who made the ammo?  More info needed!

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7 minutes ago, Krdshrk said:

Gonna need more info than that.  Who made the ammo?  Any company info or box info?  Does it have lot codes, etc?  

I mean - one way or another - it'll probably go boom.

It came in a bag. The casings say all different name brands. They look good I just wasn’t sure if that’s ok to shoot for a Glock. 

10 minutes ago, JohnnyB said:

Who made the ammo?  More info needed!

The gun shop sold it in a bag of 125 rounds. That’s about all I know from it. 

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24 minutes ago, Oaktreepeepee said:

Does anyone have experience with Jim Flynn’s in glen Gardner nj, I bought a bag of 9mm Ammo for my Glock 19 gen 5 and I was wondering if it’s good Ammo and if it’ll be safe to fire in my Glock. Thank you- TD

If its sammii specs sure!!!   Jim flynns been around for along time.  I would def trust him.  If not just ask him.   Just don’t hit your head.   Duck

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2 minutes ago, Oaktreepeepee said:

It came in a bag. The casings say all different name brands. They look good I just wasn’t sure if that’s ok to shoot for a Glock. 

The gun shop sold it in a bag of 125 rounds. That’s about all I know from it. 

I would call Jim Flynn's and ask who the manufacturer is.  It's probably fine but who knows who made it.

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He has a gun store on the side of his truck repair shop. It was my first time there and I really liked it. Small but they had a lot of stuff and seemed to have more Ammo than any other places I went to and he had the best prices by far from anywhere else in nj. We went 20 mins before closing today but plan on going back next weekend and I do plan to introduce myself and meet him. 

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3 minutes ago, Golf battery said:

What the hell kinda limey car is that.  Sorry it took a few minutes to respond.  I had to google how to spell limey. Accuracy is key:p   I gotta go.  Before i get another warning point.  Peace out. 

It's East German so not limey at all. It is the car that most resembles your HiPoint.

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2 hours ago, Oaktreepeepee said:

Does anyone have experience with Jim Flynn’s in glen Gardner nj, I bought a bag of 9mm Ammo for my Glock 19 gen 5 and I was wondering if it’s good Ammo and if it’ll be safe to fire in my Glock. Thank you- TD

Respectfully I'd recommend asking first next time.

Also, while this is a GREAT forum with lots of good/knowledgeable people, asking people on the internet who you don't know in real life if something "is safe" for YOU to do with a firearm is a recipe for disaster.

Jim Flynn is a respected Gun dealer and a really fair guy to work with.

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I started dealing with Jim Flynn about 25 years ago.  Great guy, good prices.  I wish I lived closer so I could deal with him more often..  If he sold it I'd be pretty confident its okay. He doesn't sell crap.

My only concern about shooting it in a Glock is it needs to be jacketed or plated.  Lead bullets are bad for a Glock or ant polygonal rifled barrel.

Don't let the mixed headstamps bother you.  Very common with commercial reloaded ammo.

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37 minutes ago, GRIZ said:

My only concern about shooting it in a Glock is it needs to be jacketed or plated.  Lead bullets are bad for a Glock or ant polygonal rifled barrel.

Gen 5 Glocks changed from a polygonal rifling to standard rifling, which they call a "GLOCK Marksman Barrel"

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Speaking from personal experience, the reloads from Jim Flynn’s is are fine.  The guy who makes them is a local guy.  I’ve shot probably a 1k rounds of them and a buddy probably 2k.  Never an issue cause by the ammo.  Rounds fired from M&P, p320, p226, SA and glock.  Close family friend has shopped at Jim’s for prob 30 years exclusively shooting factory and these reloads.  I would buy them with no hesitation.  last batch I bough was just after the COVID lock downs hit, paid .17 a round and were packaged in a nice box labels Keystone.

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17 hours ago, Mr.Stu said:

It's East German so not limey at all. It is the car that most resembles your HiPoint.

I thought that would be a Yugo. Remember those train wrecks?

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So.  The other day im walking in s jersey.  On a trail. Mountain lion pops up outta nowhere.  Pull my pistol out.  Round gets stuck.  So i throw my pistol at him.  All good now.  Two birds with one stone is the moral of this story :facepalm::deadhorse::D

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