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baaddawg
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73 Posts

Posted - 12/03/2017 :  09:16:42 AM  Show Profile
Can you use larger capacity banana clips in a gun made for the rotary clips?

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oldWinchesterfan
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557 Posts

Posted - 12/03/2017 :  09:25:59 AM  Show Profile
Yes. I've had best luck with the Ruger factory 25 rounders. Other brands don't seem to function as reliably.
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thorhammer
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USA
826 Posts

Posted - 12/03/2017 :  10:40:06 AM  Show Profile
I have used Champion clear magazines without any problems, but they recommend the use a CCI, Federal or American Eagle ammo.
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gunnut505
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USA
9096 Posts

Posted - 12/03/2017 :  12:51:34 PM  Show Profile
quote:
Originally posted by baaddawg

Can you use larger capacity banana clips in a gun made for the rotary clips?



The only mags that work in the 10-22 are rotary-style.
That said, steel lip mags are the most reliable/durable.

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Bill DeShivs
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USA
1238 Posts

Posted - 12/03/2017 :  2:36:54 PM  Show Profile
Rotary magazines are not the only ones that work in the 10-22.
As long as the feed & latching mechanisms are the same, any magazine will work.
Factory 25 rounders work best.

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charliemeyer007
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USA
5351 Posts

Posted - 12/03/2017 :  5:53:07 PM  Show Profile
I agree you will be happier with the Ruger 25, others in the distant past were hit or miss IMHO.
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tsr1965
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USA
7842 Posts

Posted - 12/04/2017 :  09:00:45 AM  Show Profile
Butler creek made a "Hot Lips", steel feeding lips extended, single stack magazine that,. that worked reasonably well. I believe Eagle had one too. Yes they are magazines, as I know of no "clips", that will work with a 10/22.

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us55840
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USA
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Posted - 12/04/2017 :  5:02:59 PM  Show Profile

I've never had a problem using Butler Creek 25 round magazines, the steel lips is best as the red lips tend to wear out quickly.

Also no issues with a 110 round GSG drum magazine https://www.{elsewhere}/product/gsg-ruger-10-22-drum-magazine-22-long-rifle-110-rounds-polymer-black-germr110ten22-813393012846.do

or the AMT Sanford 50 round drum magazine that are no longer made and seldom found for sale.

I've tried two of these ProMag 50 round drums http://www.basspro.com/shop/en/promag-10-22-22-lr-drum-magazine and returned them both as they are junk IMO.




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bambihunter
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USA
9733 Posts

Posted - 12/04/2017 :  5:31:07 PM  Show Profile
The old Ram-line 30 and 50 round mags do not have metal lips and they are total junk as well. There is a company that made/makes ones that have angle adjustment to them. They were available in different materials including metal. I bought several of the polymer ones and they worked great as well but now I just get the BX-25 ones.

The 10 round mags can be taken apart and cleaned with some care if needed.
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llama
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2351 Posts

Posted - 12/04/2017 :  10:31:53 PM  Show Profile
Prefer the 10 rounders myself... and I have more than a few.

That said, happy with the 2 Butler Creek steel lips mags I had for a while, until they were the only thing that work work with a buddy's bump-stocked 10/22 (worls class right there!). They are his now, and I have even more 10 rounders :)

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Laredo Lefty
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USA
13324 Posts

Posted - 12/05/2017 :  03:26:08 AM  Show Profile
10-22's will use any magazine that is advertised to work in them.
I have 12 10 rounders and a bunch of Butler Creek 25 rounders. I seldom use the 10 shot mags and hunt with just the 25 shot plastic lip BC mags.

Joe
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