Lead Therapy opines on Magazines. Should you keep your magazines unloaded,loaded or partially loaded and do you think that keeping them loaded can damage the spring? Wither you keep magazines for home defense, societal collapse or barter, they are a valuable commodity not easily obtained in time of crisis.

A spring weakens comes from “work”, when it decompresses and compresses. Conventional wisdom contends that a spring will not lose strength from being constantly depressed because it’s not doing any work.
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