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Finally getting to take my first 2011 to the range and feel like I shouldn’t head out with less than 500 rounds. Those 4 mags are just tempting to be loaded up.

What’s been the success rate with 115gr. Winchester white box? Academy has 500 rounds for $99.99 and then a $20 coupon that expires tomorrow. Feel like I should grab a few.

Another local option is a bulk box of loose CCI 115 gr. at $220 for 1k rounds.
 

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Finally getting to take my first 2011 to the range and feel like I shouldn’t head out with less than 500 rounds. Those 4 mags are just tempting to be loaded up.

What’s been the success rate with 115gr. Winchester white box? Academy has 500 rounds for $99.99 and then a $20 coupon that expires tomorrow. Feel like I should grab a few.

Another local option is a bulk box of loose CCI 115 gr. at $220 for 1k rounds.
I use WWB a lot in my STIs. Never an issue.
 

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I can’t say I’ve used WWB but I’ve run a ton of 115gr and 124gr of rounds through my various 9mm pistols. Never had a problem with CCI.

I usually train with no more than 5 rounds in a mag at a time. A, part of the drills/shooting I do. B, I don’t burn through as much ammo.
 

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My personal preference for minor PF ammo is CFE Pistol, 5.0 gr with a 124gr bullet, loaded to 1.15, gives me a 134 PF and works well. I don't shoot minor PF anymore, but that's what I have loaded up for my wife when she comes out to shoot.
 

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I have STI 2011s in 9mm, 40 S&W, and 45acp and have shot thousands of rounds from many different manufacturers. This includes, but isn’t limited to, Winchester, Remington, Freedom Munitions, Fiochhi, Minuteman Munitions, American Eagle, and Atlanta Arms. None have proven to be any more or any less reliable than others. I shoot USPSA Limited Minor and am currently using Minuteman poly coated 124 gr 9mm (about $170/1000) and have been very pleased. Check out Ammo Seek (link below) for good deals on bulk ammo from many different suppliers. The only thing I avoid is Russian steel cased ammo. I used it once in my Ruger revolver and the cases expanded after fired and I had to ram them out of the cylinder with a screwdriver. After that I wasn’t about to run them in any of my STIs with much tighter tolerances.

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My DVC Omni hated Winchester white box 115gr. Now I run anything in 124gr...usually CCI Blazer.
What a comped pistol likes differs greatly from non-comped.
 

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My Costa Carry Comp 9mm will hiccup on WWB or Freedom Reman stuff. But feed it a steady diet of Speer 124gr (Lawman TMJ or Gold Dot +P) and it runs like a sewing machine.

My non-comp'd STI's will eat anything.
 

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My non-comp’d 9mm STI’s all eat anything without prejudice, from the cheapest, crappiest gunshow remans to the nice stuff, in any grain. If it’s just for target practice, feed her anything you want, it will blow you away.

Mine (Combat Master, DVC Limited, and two Staccato C’s) have all chewed through any and all hollow point styles and weights I’ve tried as well.
 

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Combat Master has been eating it all. I’ve used, CCI/speer, Winchester, and federal both 115 and 124.

Have yet to try hollow points.
 
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