MAGAZINES

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Our selection includes box and high-capacity drum magazines, as well as stripper clips and half-moon clips made for a variety of firearms. Whether you’re searching for a replacement, spare, or more firing capacity, Atozgunsammo.shop has your magazine needs covered. 

Purchase with confidence knowing that customer satisfaction is our top priority at Atozgunsammo.shop. Need assistance? Our friendly and knowledgeable staff members are eager to answer any questions or assist in any way possible. So fire away! We are here for you, every step of the way.

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    PROMAG AR-15

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    $69.00
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    RUGER 10/22

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    $27.00
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    RUGER LCP

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    $46.00
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    RUGER 57 20RD 2-PACK

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    $65.00
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    SIG SAUER SIG P365

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    $54.00
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    SMITH & WESSON BODYGUARD 380

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    $22.00
  • FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

    WHAT IS A MAGAZINE

    A magazine, sometimes called mag for short, is a device that holds and feeds bullets to a firearm. While magazines are sometimes called clips, this is technically an incorrect term.

    There are several different types of magazines, and they are typically made of metal or synthetic polymer. And while some magazines are compatible with multiple firearms, a firearm will not function properly without the right kind of magazine.

    Detachable box magazines are the most common type of mag and are used with various handguns, rifles, and shotguns. They are rectangular and box-like in shape, hence the name. The bullets in box magazines are automatically arranged internally in one or two columns. One-column models are referred to as single-stack and two column models are called double-stack. For most pistols, the arrangement of the bullets in the magazine will determine, in part, the size of the grip. Single-stack magazines allow for the slimmest grip and double-stack designs provide a greater capacity.

    Other types are rotary and drum magazines. Typically found on rifles and less commonly found on shotguns. Rotary magazines have a cylinder shape with the bullets arranged around the center. Drums are the granddaddy of all “large capacity” magazines and are probably most well-known for their iconic pairing with the Tommy gun. Shaped like a small drum, these magazines can be used with rifles, shotguns, and handguns. The capacity varies, but they most commonly hold 50 to 100 rounds.

    Other firearms utilize internal or integral magazines, which are located inside and are a part of the gun. These types are not quickly detachable like box, rotary, and drum magazines and are only changed out by taking apart the firearm.

    WHY BUY EXTRA MAGS?

    Not all gun owners in all scenarios will want or need an extra magazine. However, having spare magazines on hand does have some advantages.

    The most obvious advantage of having multiple magazines is that it near-instantly increases your gun’s capacity. While it does take a bit of time to switch out magazines, it’s certainly less time than it would take to remove, completely reload, then insert a just-used mag.

    A greater capacity would be advantageous in a self-defense scenario, as well as other not so life-threatening scenarios. Like when you’re paying an hourly fee for range or class time and want to get the most bang from your buck. So, while deer hunters may not carry a spare mag into the woods, they may certainly see the value of having spares at the range. 

    Additionally, magazines are an integral part of your firearm and without one your boxes of ammo are worthless. If your magazine wears out or breaks — not counting the +1 round in the chamber — you will be left with a gun that won’t fire. Having a gun without ammo or a gun that won’t fire is like having no gun at all. Keeping spare mags on hand is a great way to ensure you are not left with a non-functioning firearm.

    For recreational purposes more magazines equate to more fun! With numerous full magazines on hand you can spend more time plinking cans or steel plates rather than reloading magazines. This rings true for any form of recreational shooting!

    DOES MY GUN COME WITH A MAGAZINE?

    Almost all newly purchased firearms will come with at least one compatible magazine and most used guns will as well. Our listings, both new and used, will clearly state how many magazines come with the gun purchase.